Adult Institutions, Programs and Parole Regulations

Pending Changes to Department Rules

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Final adoption of proposed regulations occurs following compliance with the public review provisions of the Administrative Procedures Act and filing with the Secretary of State. Regulations adopted under the emergency/operational necessity provisions of the Penal Code are in effect on a temporary basis pending completion of this process.

Pending Changes to Department Rules:


Title: Obscene Material
Section(s): 3006, 3134.1 and 3135
Notification Date: April 4, 2014
Public Hearing Date: June 17, 2014


Title: Electronic Drug Detection Equipment
Section(s): 3173.2 and 3410.1
Notification Date: October 17, 2014
Temporary Effective Date: October 2, 2014
Public Hearing Date: December 9, 2014


Title: Canine Searches
Section(s): 3000, 3173.2, 3287, 3410.1, 3410.2
Notification Date: October 31, 2014
Temporary Effective Date: October 8, 2014
Public Hearing Date: December 16, 2014


Title: SOMS Automation of Classification and Segregation Housing
Section(s): 3000, 3043, 3334, 3336-3339, 3341.5, 3375-3375.5, 3377, 3378, and 3379
Notification Date: December 19, 2014
Public Hearing Date: February 9, 2015


Title: Inmate Credit Earning
Section(s): 3043 and 3044
Notification Date: February 20, 2015
Public Hearing Date: April 17, 2015

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