Article 5. Correctional Training Facility of California Penal Code >> Title 1. >> Part 3. >> Chapter 1. >> Article 5.
The Director of Corrections with the approval of the Board of
Corrections, is authorized to establish a State prison for the
confinement of males under the custody of the Director of
The prison authorized to be established by Section 2045
shall be a medium security type institution. Its primary purpose
shall be to provide custody, care, industrial, vocational, and other
training to persons confined therein. However, the Director of
Corrections may designate a portion or all of the prison to serve the
same purposes and to have the same security standards as the
institution provided for by Article 4 (commencing at Section 2035) of
Chapter 1 of Title 1 of Part 3.
The Governor, upon recommendation of the Director of
Corrections, in accordance with Section 6050, shall appoint a warden
for the California Training Facility. The director shall appoint,
subject to civil service, those other officers and employees as may
The Director of Corrections may remove a warden at his or her own
discretion at any time.
The Director of Corrections shall construct and equip in
accordance with law, suitable buildings, structures and facilities
for said institution.
The provisions of Part 3 (commencing with Section 2000)
apply to the institution and to the persons confined therein insofar
as those provisions may be applicable.