This page contains rules that have been adopted by ODOC within the last three months, including temporary rules. Rules published by the Secretary of State are available online on a site maintained by the Oregon Secretary of State. The permanent rule compilation published by the Secretary of State are updated the first of every month.
Use of Force by Parole and Probation Officers (temporary)
These temporary rule revisions are necessary to remove references to DOC policies, which are internal management directives applicable to DOC staff.
Planned Use of Force and Use of Security Equipment by DOC Employees (temporary)
These temporary rule revisions are necessary to remove references to DOC policies, which are internal management directives applicable to DOC staff; to provide clarification for the planned use of force for inmates identified with serious mental health treatment needs; and set time limits for the use of the restraint chair.
Possession and Storage of Personal Handguns for Authorized Staff at DOC Facilities (temporary)
These rule amendments are necessary to implement 2015 legislation (HB 2424) which allows employees of the Department of Corrections, Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision, and Oregon Corrections Enterprises to possess and store a personal handgun and ammunition at facilities that are owned or occupied by the department.
Custody Classification Levels of Inmates in DOC Facilities
Assessment and Supervision of Inmates for Work Assignments and Unfenced Minimum Housing