OAR 291-086-0010
Authority, Purpose, and Policy


Authority: The authority for this rule is granted to the Director of the Department of Corrections in accordance with ORS 179.040 (General powers and duties), 423.020 (Department of Corrections), 423.030 (Department not limited by ORS 423.020) and 423.075 (Director).


Purpose: The purpose of these rules is to establish the approval process and set standards that allow inmates to use computer equipment in the normal course of their work or program assignment.


Policy: It is the policy of the Department of Corrections that security not be compromised by inmate use of computer equipment. Inmate use of computer equipment shall not jeopardize the safety, security or orderly operation of any Department of Corrections facility. Appropriate supervision and management practices shall be maintained to ensure adequate security safeguards.

Source: Rule 291-086-0010 — Authority, Purpose, and Policy, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=291-086-0010.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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