Parole-related
Regulatory Changes


RECENTLY PASSED REGULATORY PACKAGES

15 CCR §§ 2600, 2603, 2604, 2605, 2606, 2615, 2616, 2617, 2618, 2619, 2620, 2635, 2635.1, 2636, 2638, 2639, 2640, 2641, 2642, 2643, 2644, 2645, 2646, 2646.1, 2647, 2647.1, 2648, 2649, 2710, 2711, 2712, 2714 Regulations Regarding Criminal Justice Realignment
Regulatory Package filed with the OAL on October 14, 2014 and approved on November 26, 2014 
*Note - Because this is a change without regulatory effect, it is not subject to the 45-day public comment period.

15 CCR § 2275
Parole Reconsideration Hearings (previously “Penal Code 3000.1 Proceedings”) 
Original Proposed Regulatory Text approved by the Board on April 16, 2013; Amended Proposed Text approved by the Board on December 23, 2014 
Regulatory Package Notification filed with OAL on October 28, 2014; Complete Rulemaking Package filed with OAL on May 4, 2015; Approved by OAL on May 26, 2015.

*This section will be effective on July 1, 2015.


PENDING REGULATORY PACKAGES

15 CCR § 2240
Comprehensive Risk Assessments
Distributed via Notice of Modifications to Text of Proposed Regulations and Addition of Documents and Information to Rulemaking File on December 22, 2017
Public Comment Period Ends January 8, 2018

15 CCR §§ 2440, 2441, 2442, 2443, 2444, 2445, 2446, 2447
Parole Consideration Hearings for Youth Offenders
Distributed for Board Vote at Executive Board Meeting on November 21, 2016
Regulatory Package not yet filed with OAL


BPH REGULATIONS CONTACT PERSON

Heather L. McCray, Assistant Chief Counsel
Board of Parole Hearings
1515 K Street, 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Office: (916) 322-6729 
Fax: (916) 322-3475
BPH.Regulations@cdcr.ca.gov