5120-11-19 Authority for release to parole supervision.

(A) A purpose of the shock incarceration program is to provide a releasee with an opportunity to obtain parole release after serving between thirty and sixty days of intermediate transitional detention.

This rule does not apply to a prisoner sentenced to a prison term for an offense committed on or after July 1, 1996.

(B) Notwithstanding any other provision for determining parole eligibility, upon satisfactory completion of intermediate transitional detention, a releasee should be immediately released on parole in accordance with section 5120.031 of the Revised Code. No hearing is required for such a release. A release on parole under this rule shall require that the parolee be under the supervision, which may be intensive supervision, of the adult parole authority pursuant to rule 5120-11-20 of the Administrative Code.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/08/2013 and 01/08/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5120.01, 5120.42, 5149.02, 5120.031
Rule Amplifies: 5120.031
Prior Effective Dates: 10/28/91 (Emer.), 1/24/92, 9/29/94 (EMER.), 12/18/94, 12/20/96