TITLE 13
Criminals – Correctional Institutions

CHAPTER 13-8
Parole

SECTION 13-8-11


§ 13-8-11 Good conduct, industrial, and meritorious service time included in computation.

In computing the one-third ( 1/3) of any term of sentence for the purpose of §§ 13-8-9 – 13-8-14, the time a prisoner shall have earned pursuant to §§ 42-56-24 and 42-56-26 shall be considered by the parole board to reduce inmate overcrowding when directed by the criminal justice oversight committee, pursuant to the provisions of § 42-26-13.3(e), or when directed by the governor, pursuant to the provisions of § 42-26-13.3(f).

History of Section.
(P.L. 1915, ch. 1186, § 3; G.L. 1923, ch. 414, § 3; P.L. 1926, ch. 868, § 2; P.L. 1932, ch. 1933, § 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 617, § 3; P.L. 1946, ch. 1687, § 2; P.L. 1949, ch. 2161, § 1; P.L. 1956, ch. 3721, § 5; G.L. 1956, § 13-8-11; P.L. 1965, ch. 228, § 2; P.L. 1989, ch. 419, § 1; P.L. 1993, ch. 108, § 2.)