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


Title: Family Visiting (Overnight) and Inmate Discipline (NCR 17-08)
Section(s):3177 and 3315
Notification Date:December 29, 2017
Temporary Effective Date:To Be Announced
Public Hearing Date:February 19, 2018


Title: Transfer of Parole (NCR 18-05)
Section(s): 3741, 3742, 3743, 3744, 3745, 3746, 3747, and 3748
Notification Date: April 20, 2018
Public Hearing Date: June 11, 2018

  • NCR 18-05 Transfer of Parole
  • (Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and applicable forms and/or documents)

Title: Inmate and Parolee Name Change (NCR 18-07)
Section(s): 3294.5
Notification Date: September 7, 2018
Public Hearing Date: October 29, 2018

  • NCR 18-07 Inmate and Parolee Name Change
  • (Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and applicable forms and/or documents)

Title: Flash Incarceration (NCR 18-08)
Section(s): 3763 and 3767
Notification Date: September 28, 2018
Public Hearing Date: November 14, 2018

  • NCR 18-08 Flash Incarceration
  • (Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and applicable forms and/or documents)

Title: Milestone Completion Credit Schedule (NCR 18-09)
Section(s): 3043.3
Notification Date: October 5, 2018
Public Hearing Date: November 26, 2018


Title: Releases (NCR 18-10)
Section(s): 3075.2
Notification Date: October 19, 2018
Public Hearing Date: December 5, 2018

  • NCR 18-10 Releases
  • (Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and applicable forms and/or documents)