Corrective Services Act 2006


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Corrective Services Act 2006
Queensland Corrective Services Act 2006 Current as at [Not applicable] Indicative reprint note This is an unofficial version of a reprint of this Act that incorporates all proposed amendments to the Act included in the Justice Legislation (Links to Terrorist Activity) Amendment Bill 2018. This indicative reprint has been prepared for information only— it is not an authorised reprint of the Act . An enacted but uncommenced amendment included in the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No. 32 has also been incorporated in this indicative reprint. Amendments to this Act are also included in the Human Rights Bill 2018. These proposed amendments are not included in this indicative reprint. The point-in-time date for this indicative reprint is the introduction date for the Justice Legislation (Links to Terrorist Activity) Amendment Bill 2018— 13 November 2018.
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Not authorised —indicative only Queensland Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Chapter 1 1 2 3 4 5 Chapter 2 Part 1 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Part 2 Division 1 19 20 Page Preliminary Short title . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 Commencement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 Purpose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 Definitions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 References to prisoner and corrective services facility . . . . . . . . 26 Prisoners Custody and admission of prisoners Where a person is to be detained . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 When a person is taken to be in the chief executive’s custody . . 27 When a person is taken to be in the commissioner’s custody . . . 28 Authority for admission to corrective services facility . . . . . . . . . 29 Record of prisoner’s details . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Prisoner to be informed of entitlements and duties . . . . . . . . . . . 30 Prisoner security classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 Reviewing prisoner’s security classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 Changing prisoner’s security classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Notice of decision about prisoner’s security classification following review . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Reconsidering decision to change prisoner’s security classification 33 Application of Judicial Review Act 1991 to decisions about prisoner security classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 Accommodation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 Management of prisoners Management of prisoners generally Effect of prisoner’s security classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 Directions to prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
Not authorised —indicative only Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents 21 22 23 24 25 26 26A 27 Division 1A 27A 28 28A 28B 28C 28D 28E 28F 28G 28H Division 2 29 30 31 32 Division 3 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 Medical examination or treatment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 Private medical examination or treatment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 Dangerously ill prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 Death of prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 Registration of birth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 Marriage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 Civil partnerships . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 Change of name . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 Carrying on business or dealing in artwork Definitions for div 1A . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 Carrying on a business . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 Restriction on prisoner dealing with prisoner’s artwork . . . . . . . . 42 Giving prisoner’s artwork to a person as a gift . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42 Giving prisoner’s artwork to a person to hold on the prisoner’s behalf 43 Giving prisoner’s artwork to the State for disposal as agreed . . . 43 No consideration to be paid for holding prisoner’s artwork under s 28C 43 Person holding prisoner’s artwork for prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44 Prisoner and not the State has responsibility for collecting artwork held on behalf of the prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45 Limited liability of persons holding artwork on behalf of prisoner 45 Children accommodated with female prisoners Application for accommodation of child with female prisoner . . . 46 Deciding application . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47 Removing child from corrective services facility . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 Search of accommodated child . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 Search of prisoners Power to search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 Personal search of prisoners leaving particular part of corrective services facility . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Search requiring the removal of clothing of prisoners on chief executive’s direction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Search requiring the removal of clothing of prisoners on chief executive’s order—generally . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51 Search requiring the removal of clothing on reasonable suspicion 51 Requirements for search requiring the removal of clothing . . . . . 51 Body search of particular prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52 Page 2
Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Not authorised —indicative only 40 41 42 43 Division 4 Subdivision 1 44 45 46 47 48 49 Subdivision 2 50 Subdivision 3 51 Subdivision 4 52 Division 5 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 Division 6 60 61 62 63 64 65 Division 7 Subdivision 1 Register of searches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53 Who may be required to give test sample . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54 Giving test sample . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54 Consequences of positive test sample . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55 Mail, phone calls and other communications Mail Prisoner’s ordinary mail at prisoner’s own expense . . . . . . . . . . 56 Opening, searching and censoring mail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56 Seizing and otherwise dealing with mail containing information about the commission of an offence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57 Seizing harmful or prohibited things contained in privileged mail 57 Seizing ordinary mail and things contained in it . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 Register of privileged mail searches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 Phone calls Phone calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59 Other communications Personal videoconferences for approved prisoners . . . . . . . . . . 60 Recording or monitoring prisoner communications Recording or monitoring prisoner communication . . . . . . . . . . . . 60 Safety orders Safety order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61 Consecutive safety orders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63 Review of safety order—doctor or psychologist . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Review of safety order—official visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Health examination . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65 Temporary safety order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65 Record . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Maximum security orders Maximum security order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 Consecutive maximum security orders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Other matters about maximum security order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69 Review of maximum security order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69 Health examination . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71 Record . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71 Transfer and removal of prisoners Transfer to a work camp Page 3
Not authorised —indicative only Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents 66 67 Subdivision 2 68 69 70 Subdivision 3 71 Division 8 Subdivision 1 72 73 Subdivision 3 81 82 Subdivision 4 83 84 85 87 88 Division 9 Subdivision 1 89 90 91 92 93 Subdivision 2 94 95 Subdivision 3 96 Division 9A Work order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72 Restriction on eligibility for transfer to work camp . . . . . . . . . . . . 73 Other transfer and removal of prisoners Transfer to another corrective services facility or a health institution 74 Transfer to court . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75 Removal of prisoner for law enforcement purposes . . . . . . . . . . 75 Reconsidering transfer decision Reconsidering decision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76 Leave of absence Chief executive’s powers Power to grant leave . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77 Compassionate leave . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78 Restrictions on granting particular leave Leave for prisoner serving a life sentence, or serious violent offender 79 Leave for other particular prisoners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 Other provisions about leave of absence Prisoner’s expenses while on leave . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80 Prisoner’s duties while on leave . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80 Suspending or cancelling order for leave of absence . . . . . . . . . 81 Leave of absence is part of period of imprisonment . . . . . . . . . . 81 When leave of absence is not required . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81 Interstate leave of absence Interstate leave permit Interstate leave permit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 Effect of interstate leave permit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 Amending or cancelling permit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83 Notice to participating State . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83 Liability for damage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83 Corresponding interstate leave permit Effect of corresponding interstate leave permit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 Escape of interstate prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 Corresponding law Corresponding law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 Approvals for Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1987 (Cwlth) Page 4
Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Not authorised —indicative only 96A 96B 96C 96D Division 10 Subdivision 1 97 Subdivision 2 98 99 100 101 Subdivision 3 103 104 105 106 Subdivision 4 107 Division 11 108 109 110 111 Division 12 112 Chapter 3 Part 1 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 Mutual assistance approval . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 Giving prisoner notice of approval and conditions . . . . . . . . . . . . 86 Complying with conditions of approval . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87 Time spent while released under mutual assistance approval is part of period of imprisonment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87 Conditional release Eligibility for conditional release Eligibility . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87 Conditional release order Making order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88 Risk to community . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88 Good conduct and industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 Refusing conditional release . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 Amending, suspending or cancelling order Amendment, suspension or cancellation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 Warrant for prisoner’s arrest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 Information notice and changing chief executive’s decision . . . . 91 Automatic cancellation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91 Expiry of order Expiry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92 Discharge or release Discharge or release . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92 Effect of remission on discharge day for cumulative sentence . . 93 Discharge within 7 days before discharge day . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93 Remaining in corrective services facility after discharge day . . . 94 Arrest of prisoners Arresting prisoner unlawfully at large . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 95 Breaches of discipline and offences Breaches of discipline by prisoners Breaches of discipline generally . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 96 Breach of discipline constituting an offence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 Prisoner not to be punished twice for same act or omission . . . . 97 Considering whether breach of discipline committed . . . . . . . . . 97 Further provisions about considering major breach of discipline 99 Consequences of breach of discipline . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99 Review of decision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100 Page 5
Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Not authorised —indicative only 120 121 Part 2 122 123 124 Part 3 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 Part 4 138 139 140 141 142 Part 5 Division 1 143 Division 2 144 145 146 147 148 Disciplinary breach register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Separate confinement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Offences by prisoners Unlawful assembly, riot and mutiny . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dealing with prohibited thing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Other offences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . General offences Definition for pt 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Helping prisoner at large . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Obstructing staff member or proper officer of a court . . . . . . . . . Taking prohibited thing into corrective services facility or giving prohibited thing to prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Removing things from corrective services facility . . . . . . . . . . . . Unlawful entry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Killing or injuring corrective services dog . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Interviewing and photographing prisoner etc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Interfering with records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . False or misleading information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Person near prisoner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Temporary detention for security offence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Power to require name and address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Seizing property Seizing property . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Receipt for seized property . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Forfeiting seized thing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Returning seized thing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Power of court in relation to seized thing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Use of force Use of reasonable force Authority to use reasonable force . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Use of lethal force Training for use of lethal force . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Issue, handling and storage of weapons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Use of lethal force . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Requirements for use of lethal force . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Reporting use of lethal force . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101 102 102 104 104 105 106 106 106 107 108 108 108 109 110 111 112 112 113 114 114 116 116 117 118 119 119 120 120 Page 6
Chapter 4 Part 1 149 150 151 Part 2 Division 1 152 153 154 Division 2 155 156 156A 156B 157 157A 158 159 160 161 162 163 Division 3 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 Part 3 172 173 Part 4 Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Corrective services facilities Establishing corrective services facilities Prisons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Prison amenities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Other corrective services facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Visiting corrective services facilities General Warnings to visitors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Prisoner’s entitlement to visits . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Contact during personal visit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Procedure for visits Access approval required for particular visitors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Deciding application for access approval . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Interim access approval for personal visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Urgent access approval for commercial visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Suspending access approval . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Amending or revoking access approval . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Monitoring personal visit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Search of visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Identification of visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Visitor may be directed to leave corrective services facility . . . . Proof of identity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Direction to visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Further provisions about particular visitors Accredited or government visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Casual site visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Children . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Law enforcement visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Personal visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Professional visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Commercial visitor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Other visitors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Staff members Staff member interacting with prisoner, etc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Search of staff member . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Searching corrective services facilities and vehicles 121 121 122 122 123 123 124 125 127 127 128 130 130 131 131 132 132 132 133 133 134 134 134 134 135 136 136 136 Page 7 Not authorised —indicative only
Not authorised —indicative only Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents 174 175 Chapter 5 Part 1 Division 1 Subdivision 1 176 177 Subdivision 2 178 179 180 181 181A 182 182A 183 184 185 185A 185B Division 2 Subdivision 1 186 Subdivision 2 188 189 190 191 192 Power to search corrective services facility . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 Power to search vehicle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 Parole Parole orders Application for parole order Exceptional circumstances parole order Applying for an exceptional circumstances parole order . . . . . . . 137 When exceptional circumstances parole order may start . . . . . . 138 Other parole order Definitions for sdiv 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138 Application of sdiv 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138 Applying for parole order etc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139 Parole eligibility date for prisoner serving term of imprisonment for life 140 Parole eligibility date for prisoner serving term of imprisonment for life for a repeat serious child sex offence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141 Parole eligibility date for serious violent offender . . . . . . . . . . . . 142 Parole eligibility date for prisoner serving term of imprisonment for other particular serious offences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 143 Parole eligibility date for prisoner detained for a period directed by a judge under Criminal Law Amendment Act 1945, pt 3 . . . . . . . . 144 Parole eligibility date for other prisoners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145 Parole eligibility date for prisoner serving terms of imprisonment in particular circumstances . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 146 Parole eligibility date for particular prisoners granted exceptional circumstances parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 148 Parole eligibility date for prisoner serving term of imprisonment for an offence against Weapons Act 1990, s 50, 50B or 65 . . . . . . . . . 149 Hearing and deciding application for parole order Preliminary Definition for div 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150 Procedure Submission from eligible person . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150 Appearing before parole board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151 Applying for leave to appear before parole board . . . . . . . . . . . . 151 When application for parole order lapses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152 Parole board not bound by sentencing court’s recommendation or parole eligibility date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152 Page 8
Not authorised —indicative only Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents 193 193A 193B 193C 193D 193E 194 Division 3 199 Division 4 200 200A Division 5 Subdivision 1 201 202 Subdivision 2 205 206 208 Subdivision 2A 208A 208B 208C Subdivision 3 209 210 Subdivision 4 211 Division 6 212 213 Decision of parole board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152 Deciding particular applications where victim’s body or remains have not been located . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153 Deciding applications for parole orders made by prisoners with links to terrorism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 156 Deferring decision to obtain information about terrorism links . . 157 Parole board may ask commissioner for reports about prisoners’ links to terrorism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157 Reports about prisoners’ links to terrorism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 158 Types of parole orders granted by parole board . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159 Court ordered parole order Court ordered parole order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 160 Conditions of parole and directions to prisoners Conditions of parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161 Directions to prisoners subject to parole order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 162 Amending, suspending or cancelling parole order Chief executive powers Chief executive may amend parole order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 163 Parole board may cancel amendment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 163 Parole board powers generally Amendment, suspension or cancellation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164 Warrant for prisoner’s arrest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 165 Reconsidering decision to suspend or cancel parole order . . . . . 166 Requests for immediate suspension Request for immediate suspension of parole order . . . . . . . . . . . 167 Parole board or prescribed board member may suspend parole order and issue warrant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167 Parole board must consider suspension by prescribed board member 168 Automatic cancellation Automatic cancellation of order by further imprisonment . . . . . . 169 Warrant for prisoner’s arrest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 170 Effect of cancellation Effect of cancellation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 170 Other provisions about parole orders Travelling interstate while released on parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 Travelling overseas while released on parole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 Page 9
Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Not authorised —indicative only 214 215 Part 2 Division 1 216 217 Division 2 218 219 220 Division 3 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 Division 4 230 231 232 233 234 235 Division 5 236 Division 6 237 238 239 240 241 Prisoner released on parole taken to be still serving sentence . . 172 Expiry of parole order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Parole Board Queensland Establishment and functions Establishment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Powers Powers generally . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Power to require attendance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 174 Expenses of attendance and documents produced . . . . . . . . . . 175 Membership Membership . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 175 President and deputy president . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 Appointment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 Term of appointment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 178 Conditions of appointment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 178 Vacancy in office . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 179 Leave of absence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 179 Acting appointments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 180 Preservation of rights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 180 Proceedings Conduct of business . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181 Quorum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181 Presiding at meetings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181 Meetings generally . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 182 Meetings about particular matters relating to parole orders . . . . 183 Attendance of staff member at meetings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185 Parole Board Queensland Secretariat Establishment and functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185 Pension entitlements of president and deputy president Judges pension scheme applies to former senior board member 185 Period for which person holds office as president or deputy president 186 Pension at end of appointment generally . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 186 Pension if appointment ends because of ill health . . . . . . . . . . . 187 When pension becomes payable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 188 Page 10
Corrective Services Act 2006 Contents Not authorised —indicative only 242 242A 242B 242C 242D Division 7 242E 242F 242G 242H Part 3 243 244 245 246 247 247A Chapter 6 Part 1 Division 1 248 249 250 251 Division 2 Subdivision 1 252 253 254 Subdivision 2 255 256 257 Pension of spouse and children on death of former senior board member 188 What happens if former senior board member is removed from office as a judge . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189 What happens if former senior board member’s appointment is terminated because of misconduct . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189 Former senior board member entitled to other pension . . . . . . . 189 Provision about agreements and court orders under Family Law Act 1975 (Cwlth) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189 Other matters Guidelines . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 190 Annual report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 190 Special report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191 Disclosure of interests . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191 General Legal proceedings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 192 Corrective services officer subject to direction of parole board . . 192 Chief executive must prepare and give report to parole board . . 192 Invalidity of parole board’s acts, proceedings or decisions . . . . . 193 Authentication of document . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193 When a person promotes terrorism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193 Administration Grant of financial assistance Application for grant Application . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194 No entitlement to financial assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194 Approval of grant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194 Who may receive approval for one-off financial assistance . . . . 195 Conditions of grant Agreement No financial assistance without agreement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195 What financial assistance agreement is to contain . . . . . . . . . . . 196 Chief executive’s powers not limited by agreement . . . . . . . . . . 197