501 KAR 1:050. Granting final discharge from parole.


      RELATES TO: KRS 439.352, 439.356, 439.358, 523.043, 532.060(3)

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 439.330(1)(g), 439.354

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 439.330(1)(g) establishes the authority of the Parole Board to grant a final discharge from parole.


      Section 1. If an offender paroled prior to July 15, 1998, reaches the maximum expiration date of his sentence, a final discharge from parole shall be issued automatically by the board.


      Section 2. (1) If an offender paroled on or after July 15, 1998, owes restitution, he shall not automatically receive a final discharge from parole upon reaching the maximum expiration of his sentence.

      (2) The board shall not issue a final discharge to a parolee until he pays restitution in full.

      (3) Verification of payment of restitution shall be obtained from the parole officer. (15 Ky.R. 1193; eff. 12-2-88; Am. 21 Ky.R. 2172; eff. 5-4-95; 25 Ky.R. 610; 1037; eff. 11-20-98.)