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Official Compilation of Codes, Rules
and Regulations of the State of New York

 

A. Introduction

The rules and regulations found in  NYCRR Title 7 and Title 9, Subtitle CC, are the official statements of policy that implement or apply Article 12-B of the NYS Executive Law.

This web page contains an electronic version of portions of 7 NYCRR 9 NYCRR in hypertext format and is intended as a quick reference tool. We believe that the text posted is accurate, but it is not a certified copy of the regulations.

For this reason, you should not rely upon material obtained from this web site for legal interpretation. [see, Disclaimer]. The text filed with the Secretary of State, as printed by Lawyers Cooperative Publishing, is the only official source for the definitive text of regulations. The printed version is usually available in law libraries or in larger public libraries.

 


 

B. Disclaimer
Regulations Disclaimer

These regulations are presented as a quick reference tool. While they are believed to be accurate, they are not certified copies of the regulations and therefore should not be relied upon for legal interpretation.

The regulations filed with the Secretary of State, as printed by Lawyers Cooperative Publishing, will continue to be the official source for NYSDEC regulations.

Questions concerning a particular posting should be directed to the Contact indicated in the posting.

 

 


 

C. Table of Contents

 

7 NYCRR Part 513

Link Title:  7 NYCRR Part 513, "Real Property Acquisition"

 

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS):  July 06, 2022

 

Date Summary to post to the DOS State Register:  July 27, 2022

 

DOS#:  CCS-16-22-00002-A

 

Date Adopted/Posted:  July 27, 2022

 

Description:  This Notice of Adoption repeals Part 513 in order to remove outdated references in the Department’s regulations.

 

Link to Text of Rule: www.doccs.ny.gov/7-nycrr-part-513-real-property-acquisition

7 NYCRR Part 722

Link Title:  7 NYCRR Part 722, "Forwarding Incarcerated Individual Mail"

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS):  May 11, 2022

Date Summary to post to the DOS State Register:  June 1, 2022

DOS#:  CCS-07-22-00006-A

Date Adopted/Posted:  June 1, 2022

Description:  This Notice of Adoption clarifies facility mail forwarding processing procedures, and updates incarcerated individual terminology.

Link to Full Text of Rule: https://doccs.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2022/06/part-722-text-of-rule-11-1-21.pdf

7 NYCRR, Parts 1, 250, 251, 253, 254, 270, 724, 300, 301, 302, 304

Link Title:  7 NYCRR, Parts 1, 250, 251, 253, 254, 270, 724, 300, 301, 302, 304

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS):  April 1, 2022

Date Summary to post to the DOS State Register:  April 20, 2022

DOS#:  CCS-16-22-00003EP

Description:  This Notice of Emergency Adoption and Proposed Rule is update numerous parts of 7 NYCRR in order to be in compliance with the HALT Act which took effect on March 31, 2022. The emergency adoption of the regulations is necessary for the general welfare of incarcerated individuals who are subject to discipline for violating an institutional rule.

Link to Full Text of Rule: https://doccs.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2022/09/text-of-rule-3-25-2022-final.pdf

9 NYCRR Part 8002.6 - Less is More

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS): 2/8/2022

Date published in State Register for 60 day comment period: 2/23/2022

DOS#: CCS-08-22-00007-EP

Description: Emergency regulations and regulations out for the 60 day public comment period concerning Less is More.  Less is More changes the parole revocation process.  

Link to Notice of Adoption: www.doccs.ny.gov/full-rule-text-less-more-board-parole-regulations

Full Text of Rule: www.doccs.ny.gov/full-text-rule-9-nycrr-part-80026

Assessment of Public Comment for 2nd Readoption of Emergency Rulemaking Filed 6/30/22www.doccs.ny.gov/assessment-public-comment-9-nycrr-part-80026

7 NYCRR Part 220, "Family Reunion Program"

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS): 7/14/2021

 

DOS#: CCS-34-20-00001-A

 

Date adopted: 2021-08-04

 

Description: Updated to update numerous aspects of the Family Reunion Program at New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision correctional facilities.

 

Link to Notice of Adoption:  https://dos.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2021/08/080421.pdf

 

9 NYCRR Part 8004.2, 8004.3, 8005.21, 8010.1, 8010.2, 8010.3 *

9 NYCRR Part 8004.2, 8004.3, 8005.21, 8010.1, 8010.2, 8010.3 * Parole Revocation Process and Disposition

DOS #: CCS-38-20-00002-P

Date published in the State Register:  9-23-2020

Link to Full Text of Rule: www.doccs.ny.gov/2020-companion-revocation-regulations

7 NYCRR - Parts 1.5 & 250-321.1, "Special Housing Units" Adopted

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS): 12-01-2020

Date adopted: 12-16-2020

DOS#: CCS-35-19-00001-A

Description: This adoption is to comply with new laws regarding special housing units and solitary confinement use.

Link to Notice of Adoption: https://dos.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2021/04/121620-1.pdf

 

7 NYCRR, PART 100, Designation and Classification of Correctional Facilities

7 NYCRR, PART 100, Designation and Classification of Correctional Facilities

Raise the Age

Date filed with the Department of State (DOS):  7-7-2020

DOS #:  CCS-50-19-00002-A

Date published in the State Register:  7-22-2020

Link to Notice of Adoption: https://dos.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2020/10/072220.pdf

9 NYCRR PART 8002.6, 8003.2, and 8005.20

9 NYCRR, PART 8002.6, 8003.2, and 8005.20, Standard Conditions of Release Parole Revocation Disposition

DOS #: CCS-05-19-00006-P

Date published in the State Register:  1-30-2019

Link to Full Text of Rule: www.doccs.ny.gov/revised-standard-conditions-and-revocation-guidelines-text