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.


Title: Audio-Video Surveillance (NCR 19-01)
Section(s): 3084.7, 3270.2, 3288, 3314 and 3315
Notification Date: January 18, 2019
Public Hearing Date: March 8, 2019

(Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and other applicable forms and/or documents)


Title: Supplemental Reforms to Parole Consideration (NCR 19-02)
Section(s): 3490, 3491, 3495, 3496, 3497, 2449.1, 2449.30, 2449.31, 2449.32, 2449.33, and 2449.34
Emergency Effective Date: January 1, 2019
Notification Date: April 19, 2019
Public Hearing Date: June 6, 2019

(Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and other applicable forms and/or documents)


Title: Effective Communication (NCR 19-03)
Section(s): 3000, 3335, 3336, 3338, 3340
Notification Date: June 7, 2019
Public Hearing Date: July 26, 2019

(Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and other applicable forms and/or documents)


Title: Supplemental Reforms to Credit Earning (NCR 19-04)
Section(s): 3043, 3043.3, 3043.4, and 3043.5
Notification Date: July 12, 2019
Public Hearing Date: August 30, 2019

(Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and other applicable forms and/or documents)


Title: Unfavorable Behavior Points (NCR 19-05)
Section(s): 3375 and 3375.3
Notification Date: August 9, 2019
Public Hearing Date: September 30, 2019

(Includes Notice of Change to Regulations; Notice of Proposed Regulations; Text of Proposed Regulations; Initial Statement of Reasons; and other applicable forms and/or documents)