8 CCR 1511-1-5.03 - Parole Application Interviews

Current through Register Vol. 45, No. 6, March 25, 2022

A. Whenever an Inmate initially applies for Parole, the Board shall conduct a Parole Application Interview with the Inmate. The Parole Application Interview may be conducted by video conferencing, telephone, or face-to-face for the consideration of Release on Parole and the setting of destination, duration, and conditions of Parole. [§ 17-2-201(9)(a)(I), C.R.S.]
B. The Board shall conduct the Application Interview with an Inmate within 90 days prior to the Inmate's first PED pursuant to § 17-2-201(4)(a), C.R.S. and subsequent Hearings in accordance with the deferral period determined by the Board.
C. An Inmate sentenced under any statute which provides for Mandatory Parole shall receive a Parole Application Interview for the setting of the destination, duration, and conditions of Parole.
D. Comments by the Inmate will be allowed.
E. At the Parole Application Interview, at least one Board Member shall be present. [§ 17-2-201(9)(a)(I), C.R.S.]
F. Any final action on an application shall not be required to be made in the presence of the Inmate or Parolee, and shall require the concurrence of at least two Members of the Board. [ § 17-2-201(9)(a)(I), C.R.S.]
G. When two Members do not concur, a third Member shall review the record and, if necessary, interview the Inmate or Parolee and cast the deciding vote. [§ 17-2-201(9)(a)(I), C.R.S.]
H. If the Inmate is unavailable for a Parole Application Interview, the Inmate may be Released on Parole without a Parole Application Interview after the Board has set conditions of Parole. The Inmate's Case Manager shall be informed of the Board's decision.
I. Any Inmate serving a life sentence who is eligible for Release on Parole shall be interviewed by two Board Members.
J. Prior to each Parole Application Interview, the Inmate may submit a Parole plan to his/her CDoC Case Manager setting forth his/her intended residence, employment and/or education and other relevant information.
K. The Parole plan shall be uploaded to the offender portal for consideration at a Parole Application Interview or at a later date, at the discretion of the Board.


8 CCR 1511-1-5.03

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