§5802. Parole by board

Link to law: http://legislature.maine.gov/legis/statutes/34-A/title34-Asec5802.html
Published: 2015

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§5802. Parole by board

The board may grant a parole from a penal or correctional institution after the expiration
of the period of confinement, less deductions for good behavior, or after compliance
with conditions provided for in section 5803 applicable to the sentence being served by the prisoner or inmate. It may revoke
a parole when a condition of the parole is violated. [2013, c. 508, §8 (AMD).]

1. Duration and conditions of parole. 
When the board grants a parole, upon release, the parolee shall serve the unexpired
portion of his sentence, less deductions for good behavior, unless otherwise discharged
therefrom by the board.

1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW)

2. Custody and control. 
While on parole, the parolee is under the custody of the warden of the institution
from which the parolee was released, but under the immediate supervision of and subject
to the rules of the department or any special conditions of parole imposed by the board.

2015, c. 329, Pt. A, §20 (AMD)


1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW).
2013, c. 508, §§8, 9 (AMD).
2015, c. 329, Pt. A, §20 (AMD).