Regulation and Policy Management Branch
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: Lethal Injection (NCR 15-10)
Section(s): 3349, 3349.1, 3349.2, 3349.3, 3349.4, 3349.5, 3349.6, 3349.7, 3349.8, and 3349.9
Notification Date: November 6, 2015
Public Hearing Date: January 22, 2016


Title: Informed Consent and Capacity Determination and Selection of Surrogate (NCR 16-11)
Section(s): 3353, 3353.1, and 3353.2
Notification Date: September 30, 2016
Public Hearing Date: November 18, 2016


Title: Supervision of Parolees (NCR 16-14)
Section(s): 3560, 3561, 3562, 3563, 3564, 3565, 3570, 3571, 3572, 3573, 3580, 3581, 3582, 3590, 3590.1, 3590.2, and 3590.3
Notification Date: December 23, 2016
Public Hearing Date: February 13, 2017


Title: Authorized Property for Transgender Inmates (NCR 17-03)
Section(s):3000, 3030, 3190, and 3269
Notification Date:April 28, 2017
Public Hearing Date:June 19, 2017


Title: Searches of Parolees (NCR 17-04)
Section(s):3600
Notification Date:June 30, 2017
Public Hearing Date:August 18, 2017


Title: Credit Earning and Parole Consideration Prop 57 (NCR 17-05)
Section(s):2449.1, 2449.2, 2449.3, 2449.4, 2449.5, 3042, 3043, 3043.1, 3043.2, 3043.3, 3043.4, 3043.5, 3043.6, 3043.7, 3043.8, 3044, 3490, 3491, 3492, and 34933
Effective Date:April 13, 2017
Notification Date:July 14, 2017
Public Hearing Date:September 1, 2017


Title: Cell, Property and Body Inspections (NCR 17-06)
Section(s):3287
Notification Date:September 1, 2017
Public Hearing Date:October 20, 2017