Teleconference Public Hearing for NCR 21‑08

Pursuant to Government Code section 11346.8, this notice announces a rescheduled teleconference public hearing, originally scheduled for October 12, 2021, regarding Notice of Change to Regulations 21-08 concerning Inmate and Parolee Grievances and Appeals.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and public health emergency, the Department will be utilizing teleconference for its hearings, consistent with the Governor’s Executive Order N-29-20 and guidelines issued by the Department of Public Health.

A public hearing regarding these proposed regulations will be held on October 22, 2021. The teleconference will be opened to the public at 10:00 am. If you would like to participate by teleconference:

  • Call 1-877-411-9748 (TTY/TDD: Dial 711).
  • When prompted, enter participant code 4813161.

The purpose of the hearing is to receive comments about the proposed regulations. It is not a forum to debate the proposed regulations. No decision regarding the permanent adoption of these regulations will be rendered at this hearing. Comments regarding these regulations provided at this teleconference public hearing will be given the same significance and weight as written comments submitted during the comment period.


The public comment period closed on October 12, 2021. Comments received after this date, other than those received at the public hearing, will not receive consideration or a response from the Department. However, any person who provides a comment during the hearing may submit a written copy of their comments to the contact person listed below. These comments must be received by e-mail, or by mail with the postmark no later than October 22, 2021.

Inquiries should be directed by mail to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, RPMB, P.O. Box 942883, Sacramento, CA 94283-0001; by e-mail to RPMB@cdcr.ca.gov; or by telephone to Josh Jugum at (916) 445-2266.