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: Security Threat Group Management (NCR 18-01)
Section(s):3000, 3023, 3043.8, 3044, 3084.9, 3269, 3334, 3335, 3337, 3341-3341.3, 3341.5, 3341.6, 3341.8, 3341.9, 3375-3375.2, 3376, 3376.1, and 3378-3378.10
Notification Date:January 19, 2018
Public Hearing Date:March 16, 2018


Title: Religious Property Vendors (NCR 18-03)
Section(s):3190
Notification Date:February 9, 2018
Public Hearing Date:March 30, 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: Work Groups and Privilege Groups and Computation of Term and Credit (NCR 18-06)
Section(s): 3043.7, 3044 and 3371.1
Notification Date: July 6, 2018
Public Hearing Date: August 24, 2018