If his sentence is 8 years, he will most likely do 85% of that amount. This means he will do 6,8 years less the two suspended, of 4.8 years. If he is awaiting transfer, it could be tomorrow or up to several weeks. It depends on space and scheduling. they will definitely not let you know in advance when they will move him. Visitation is usual determined by the custody level of the prison. You might try calling the facility once he is there and ask to speak with the case manager, counselor or unit team secretary to get more information.
Accepted Answer Date Created: October 28,2015