Policy Bulletin 469
Why was the policy changed?
This policy bulletin provides further direction to the field regarding the steps/efforts that are expected from community Parole Officers and Parole Officer Supervisors when experiencing difficulties in contacting the identified sources of community support to complete the Post-Sentence Community Assessments.
What has changed?
Paragraph 2(h) of the policy assigns the responsibility to the community Parole Officer to complete the Post-Sentence Community Assessment within 40 days of admission to federal custody but does not identify the steps and efforts to be taken should there be difficulties in reaching the identified source of community support.
Therefore, effective immediately upon receiving this Policy Bulletin, community Parole Officers are to ensure that:
Parole Officer Supervisors are to ensure that:
How was it developed?
This policy was developed by the Correctional Operations and Programs Sector and the Policy Sector.
Roles and responsibilities are detailed in the policy document. These have not changed since the last review of this CD.
- Community Reintegration Branch
Original Signed by:
For more information
- Government-wide Forward Regulatory Plans
- The Cabinet Directive on Regulatory Management
- The Red Tape Reduction Action Plan
- The Canada–United States Regulatory Cooperation Council
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