5139-68-03 Reentry plans.

The purpose of this rule is to provide guidelines on the development and communication of reentry plans for youth committed to the department of youth services.

(A) All youth committed to the department shall have a reentry plan developed after their admission to ODYS.

(B) The reentry plan shall include commitment expectations from the committing juvenile court and the release authority expectations for the periods of institutionalization and parole. Included with the plan shall be a schedule that identifies the youth's MSED, release review month, semi-annual progress review months if the youth's commitment is greater than twelve months, and the planned period of parole supervision.

(C) The reentry plan, release authority review schedule (RARS), release authority review processes, and when applicable the victim role, SYO, or court-ordered requirements shall be explained to the youth in person or through the use of technology upon the completion of the youth's assessment process. A copy of the plan and schedule shall be provided to the parent institution and the regional office for use in development of treatment and service plans.

(D) The youth's parent(s) or legal guardian shall receive a copy of the reentry plan and RARS.

(E) The committing juvenile court and the prosecutor shall receive a schedule of the established progress reviews, if applicable, and release reviews should they elect to submit comments prior to any of the scheduled reviews.

(F) The office of victim services and registered victim, if applicable, shall receive a schedule of the established progress reviews, if applicable, and release reviews should they elect to submit comments prior to any of the scheduled reviews.

Effective: 10/20/2014
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 10/20/2019
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 5139.04
Rule Amplifies: 5139.50