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WAC 388-875-0090

Conditional release.

(1) Any person committed to the secretary as criminally insane may make application to the secretary for conditional release.
(2) The administration is responsible for receiving and acting on applications for conditional release.
(3) The person making application for conditional release must not, under any circumstances, be released until there is a court hearing on the application, and recommendations and a court order authorizing conditional release has been issued.
(4) If conditional release is denied by the court the person making the applications may reapply after a period of six months from the date of denial.
(5) If the court grants conditional release and places the person making application under the supervision of the department, the department must make monthly reports for the first six months, and semi-annually thereafter, unless indicated otherwise by the committing court, concerning the conditionally released person's progress and compliance with the terms and conditions of conditional release. Such reports must be forwarded to the committing court, the prosecuting attorney, and the treatment facility in which the person was most recently housed.
(6) The following persons are designated to exercise power and authority of the secretary contained in RCW 10.77.190:
(a) The assistant secretary of the behavioral health administration, the director or designee of the office;
(b) The probation and parole office, if any, supervising the conditionally released person; and
(c) The treatment facility supervising the conditionally released person or from which the person was conditionally released.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 10.77 RCW, RCW 72.01.090, 70.02.290, 70.02.340, 71.05.560, 71.24.035 (5)(c), and 71.34.380. WSR 19-11-055, § 388-875-0090, filed 5/13/19, effective 6/13/19. Statutory Authority: Chapter 10.77 RCW. WSR 01-01-008, recodified as § 388-875-0090, filed 12/6/00, effective 1/6/01. Statutory Authority: RCW 72.01.090. WSR 79-03-038 (Order 1373), § 275-59-080, filed 3/1/79; Order 846, § 275-59-080, filed 8/9/73.]
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