2009 California Penal Code - Section 2048-2048.6 :: Article 7. California Correctional Institution At Tehachapi

PENAL CODE
SECTION 2048-2048.6

2048.  The Director of Corrections is authorized to establish a
state prison for the confinement of males under the custody of the
Director of Corrections, to be known as the California Correctional
Institution at Tehachapi. The California Correctional Institution at
Tehachapi shall be situated on such state land as is, as of the
effective date of this article, the site of the Tehachapi Branch,
California Institution for Men.

2048.1.  The primary purpose of the prison authorized to be
established by Section 2048 shall be to provide custody and care, and
industrial, vocational, and other training to persons confined
therein.

2048.2.  Any person under the custody of the Director of Corrections
may be transferred to the California Correctional Institution at
Tehachapi in accordance with law.

2048.4.  The warden for the California Correctional Institution at
Tehachapi shall be appointed pursuant to Section 6050, and the
Director of Corrections shall appoint, subject to civil service,
those other officers and employees as may be necessary.
   The Director of Corrections may remove a warden at his or her own
discretion at any time.

2048.5.  The Director of Corrections shall construct and equip, in
accordance with law, suitable buildings, structures, and facilities
for the California Correctional Institution at Tehachapi.

2048.6.  The provisions of Part 3 (commencing with Section 2000)
apply to the California Correctional Institution at Tehachapi and to
the persons confined therein insofar as those provisions may be
applicable.

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