Administrative Directives


01ARequired Documents for a Parole Consideration Hearing
01BDetermining If Good Cause Exists to Grant a Postponement of a Parole Consideration Hearing Due to an Inmate’s Inability to Obtain Essential Documents
02Role of Victim Support Person
03Evidentiary Questions at Parole Hearings
04Ex Parte Communication


01Audio And Video Conferencing At Parole Hearing
02Requirements for the Substitution of Counsel and for Waiver of Counsel
03AThe Official Written Record at Parole Hearings
03BProcedures for Handling Exhibits at Hearings
03CTranscripts of Audio, Video, and Other Electronically Stored Statements Filed with the Board
04The Right of Victims to Submit Written Impact Statements and the Right of Inmates to Review Written Records 10-Days Prior to a Hearing
05Scope of Victim Impact Statements at Hearings


01Procedures To Resolve A Tie Vote At A Parole Suitability Hearing
02Parole Hearings, Including Oral Statements Made By Counsel In Closing
03AStandards For Review Of Requests For Waivers, Stipulations, Postponements And Continuances
03BRequirements When Discussing Waivers, Stipulations, And Postponements With Inmates At Hearings
03CPrehearing Review Of Requests For Waivers, Stipulations And Postponements
04Guidance On Handling Intimate Partner Battery Information At Parole Suitability Hearings
05Special Parole Considerations For Inmates Subject To Deportations
07Guidance On Parole Consideration Hearings For Youth Offenders


01Criteria For Certified Law Students To Serve As Counsel At Parole Consideration Hearings
02Victims’ Right To Be Heard Prior To Board’s Decision On Life Inmate’s Offer To Stipulate To Unsuitability
03Procedures To Follow When A Parole Suitability Hearing Is Continued