Case Type Number:
Statute (Common Name):
Parole Commission and Reorganization Act
Brief Description of Case Type:
Informal proceeding in which the Commission grants or denies a prisoner's request for parole. During the initial hearing phase, the hearing examiner makes a recommendation as to a prisoner's parole eligibility and sets a presumptive parole date. The Regional Commissioner reviews the recommendation and makes the final decision as to the prisoner's release.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties:
Approval of Request/Application (General)
Verified by Agency: