5120-2-12 Calculation of time off for good behavior for prisoners committed to the department of rehabilitation and correction on or before October 31, 1987.

(A) Except as provided in paragraph (B) of rule 5120-2-05 of the Administrative Code, the provisions of rule 5120-2-05 of the Administrative Code shall apply to all persons who are confined in a state correctional institution on or after November 1, 1987, regardless of the date on which the person committed the offense for which he is confined. If, however, the person began serving a term of imprisonment in a state correctional facility before November 1, 1987, the provisions of rule 5120-2-05 of the Administrative Code apply only to the portion of the term served on and after November 1, 1987.

(B) For each inmate confined in a state correctional institution on or before October 31, 1987 who has not, as of that date, served his minimum or definite sentence as diminished pursuant to section 2967.19 of the Revised Code, the portion of his sentence that has been served as of October 31, 1987 shall be diminished for time off for good behavior pursuant to the rules in effect at that time.

(C) This rule shall not operate to extend the eligibility for parole of any inmate already committed to the custody of the department of rehabilitation and correction as of the effective date of this rule.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/08/2013 and 01/08/2018
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 5120.01
Rule Amplifies: none listed
Prior Effective Dates: 2/29/88