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SB-628 Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation: prisons.(2015-2016)

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Amended  IN  Senate  April 27, 2015


Senate Bill
No. 628

Introduced by Senator Galgiani
(Principal coauthor: Senator Pavley)

February 27, 2015

An act to amend Section 5003 of the Penal Code, relating to the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.


SB 628, as amended, Galgiani. Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation: prisons.
Existing law creates the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, which is headed by the Secretary of the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, who is appointed by the Governor, subject to Senate confirmation, and serves at the pleasure of the Governor. Existing law provides the department with jurisdiction over prisons and institutions, as specified.

This bill would make technical, nonsubstantive changes to those provisions.

This bill would grant the department jurisdiction over the Ventura Youth Correctional Facility, the N.A. Chaderjian Youth Correctional Facility, the O.H. Close Youth Correctional Facility, and the Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NOYES   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


 Section 5003 of the Penal Code is amended to read:

 The department has jurisdiction over all of the following prisons and institutions:
(a) The California State Prison at San Quentin.
(b) The California State Prison at Folsom.
(c) The California Institution for Men.
(d) The California Institution for Women.
(e) The Deuel Vocational Institution.
(f) The California Medical Facility.
(g) The Correctional Training Facility.
(h) The California Men’s Colony.
(i) The California Correctional Institution at Tehachapi.
(j) The California Rehabilitation Center.
(k) The California Correctional Center at Susanville.
(l) The Sierra Correctional Conservation Center.
(m) The Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility at Rock Mountain.
(n) Mule Creek State Prison.
(o) Northern California Women’s Facility.
(p) Pelican Bay State Prison.
(q) Avenal State Prison.
(r) California State Prison—King’s County at Corcoran.
(s) Chuckawalla Valley State Prison.
(t) Ventura Youth Correctional Facility.
(u) N.A. Chaderjian Youth Correctional Facility.
(v) O.H. Close Youth Correctional Facility.
(w) Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp.


(x) Other institutions and prison facilities that the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation or the Secretary of the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation may be authorized by law to establish, including, but not limited to, prisons in Madera, Kern, Imperial, and Los Angeles Counties.