Recently Adopted Department Rules

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Below are newly adopted or amended sections of the Secretary’s Rules. The effective date of these changes is indicated below.


Title: Mandatory Random Drug Testing (17-07)
Section(s): 3016 and 3315
Notification Date: December 8, 2017
Filed with Secretary of State: April 9, 2018
Effective Date: July 1, 2018


Title: Family Visiting (Overnight) and Inmate Discipline (17-08)
Section: 3177 and 3315
Notification Date: December 29, 2017
Filed with Secretary of State: January 15, 2019
Effective Date: January 15, 2019


Title: Releases (18-10)
Section: 3075.2
Notification Date: October 19, 2018
Filed with Secretary of State: February 25, 2019
Effective Date: April 1, 2019


Title: Inmate and Parolee Name Change (18-07)
Section: 3294.5
Notification Date: September 7, 2018
Filed with Secretary of State: February 26, 2019
Effective Date: February 26, 2019


Title: Transfer of Parole (18-05)
Section(s): 3741, 3742, 3743, 3744, 3745, 3746, 3747, and 3748
Notification Date: April 20, 2018
Filed with Secretary of State: March 18, 2019
Effective Date: July 1, 2019


Title: Repeal of Administration of the Death Penalty and Lethal Injection Regulations
Section(s): 3349, 3349.1, 3349.2, 3349.3, 3349.4, 3349.5, 3349.6, 3349.7, 3349.8, 3349.9
Notification Date: Not Applicable
Filed with Secretary of State: March 18, 2019
Effective Date: March 18, 2019


Title: Automatic Restoration of Forfeited Credits (18-11)
Section(s): 3329.5
Notification Date: December 14, 2018
Filed with Secretary of State: April 3, 2019
Effective Date: April 3, 2019


Title: Flash Incarceration of Parolees (18-08)
Section(s): 3763 and 3767
Notification Date: September 28, 2018
Filed with Secretary of State: April 9, 2019
Effective Date: July 1, 2019