Pending Changes to Department Regulations

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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: Religious and Plant-Based Diets (NCR 21-11)
Sections: 3000, 3054, 3054.1, 3054.2, 3054.3, 3054.4, 3054.5, 3054.6, 3054.7, and 3054.8
Notification Date: October 22, 2021
Public Hearing Date: No Public Hearing

(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: Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (NCR 21-10)
Sections: 3000, 3466, and 3468
Notification Date: October 15, 2021
Public Hearing Date: No Public Hearing

(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: Body Worn Cameras (NCR 21-09)
Sections: 3270.3
Notification Date: September 24, 2021
Public Hearing Date: No Public Hearing

(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: Gassing and Restricted Housing (NCR 21-06)
Sections: 3000, 3043.8, 3045.1, 3323, 3336, 3338, 3341.9, 3375.3, 3375.4, and 3375.5
Notification Date: July 9, 2021
Public Hearing Date: September 1, 2021

(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: News and Non-News Media Access (NCR 21-05)
Sections: 3261.2, 3261.3, 3261.5, 3261.6, and 3261.7
Notification Date: April 23, 2021
Public Hearing Date: June 18, 2021

(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: Use of Force (NCR 21-03)
Sections: 3000, 3268, 3268.1, 3268.2, and 3268.3
Notification Date: February 26, 2021
Public Hearing Date: April 20, 2021

(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: Prison Rape Elimination Act (NCR 21-02)
Sections: 3411
Notification Date: February 12, 2021
Public Hearing Date: April 20, 2021

(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: Parole Forms (NCR 21-01)
Sections: 3075.2, 3545, 3754
Notification Date: January 22, 2021
Public Hearing Date: March 12, 2021

(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: Off-Duty Firearms (NCR 20-15)
Sections: 3412
Notification Date: December 25, 2020
Public Hearing Date: March 12, 2021

(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: Parole Supervision (NCR 20-12)
Sections: 3500, 3501, 3503, 3504, 3504.1, 3504.2, 3504.3, 3505, 3506, and 3506.1
Notification Date: August 21, 2020
Public Hearing Date: October 28, 2020

(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: Return and Transfer of Parole (NCR 20-11)
Sections: 3741, 3742, 3743, 3744, 3745, 3746, and 3748
Notification Date: August 28, 2020
Public Hearing Date: October 28, 2020

(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)