Administrative Rule 20.25.504


  1. Before a hearing panel considers an offender for release on parole, the board staff will make the following information available for the panel's consideration:
    1. the offender's previous social history and criminal record;
    2. the offender's education, conduct and associations;
    3. the offender's occupation or prospects for employment;
    4. the offender's treatment record in prison;
    5. facts and circumstances of the crime for which the offender was sentenced;
    6. information received from the community where the crime was committed; and
    7. any reports of physical or mental examinations which have been made of the offender.
  2. If a hearing panel grants a parole the panel shall request an officer of the department's probation and parole bureau or an out-of-state supervising authority investigate the offender's release plan including victim concerns and give board staff a summary and recommendation concerning the plan.  (History: 46-23-218, MCA; IMP, 46-23-107, MCA; Eff. 12/31/72; AMD, 1978 MAR p. 1552, Eff. 12/1/78; AMD, 1993 MAR p. 297, Eff. 2/26/93; AMD, 1994 MAR p. 168, Eff. 1/28/94; AMD, 1999 MAR p. 290, Eff. 2/12/99; AMD, 2010 MAR p. 2816, Eff. 12/10/10.)