CHAPTER 400
PAROLE BOARDS ACT

[SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION]

INDEX TO SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION

   REGULATIONS

      The Parole Boards Regulations

REGULATIONS

THE PAROLE BOARDS REGULATIONS

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS

   Regulation:

Title

   1.   Citation.

   2.   Interpretation.

PART II
PRINCIPLES GOVERNING PAROLE

   3.   Criteria for granting parole.

   4.   Principles guiding parole.

PART III
PAROLE CONDITIONS

   5.   Conditions for release on parole.

   6.   Release of prisoners on parole.

PART IV
PAROLE SUPERVISION

   7.   Parole supervision.

   8.   Responsibilities of the Parole Supervisor.

PART V
SUSPENSION AND REVOCATION OF PAROLE

   9.   Breach of parole conditions.

   10.   Revocation.

   11.   Punishment for breach of conditions of parole.

   12.   Administrative rules.

THE PAROLE BOARDS REGULATIONS

(section 7)

G.N. No. 563 of 1997

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS (regs 1-2)

1.   Citation

   These Regulations may be cited as the Parole Boards Regulations.

2.   Interpretation

   In these Regulations unless the context otherwise requires–

   "Act" means the Parole Boards Act; *

   "Court" means the District Court within whose jurisdiction the parolee is resident;

   "officer-in-charge" means a prison officer appointed by the Principal Commissioner of Prisons to be in charge of a prison;

   "parole" means the conditional release of a convicted prisoner from prison before the expiration of his sentence;

   "parolee" means a convicted prisoner released on parole;

   "parole supervisor" means any officer or person entrusted with the guidance and Supervision of a prisoner released on parole;

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