1998 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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VJCCCA-Maintenance of Effort (language only)

Item 497 #4s

Item 497 #4s

Public Safety
Juvenile Justice, Department of

Page 296, line 1, after "secure juvenile detention" insert: "and placements made pursuant to §2.1-757.  Localities not in compliance with this section by July 1, 2000 will not be eligible for funds under this Act.".

(This amendment clarifies local responsibility for maintenance of effort under the Virginia Juvenile Community Crime Control Act, by excluding referrals under the Community Services Act from the calculation. This amendment also provides a two-year grace period for localities to comply with the maintenance of effort requirement, because 43 percent of localities will have lower maintenance of effort requirements and 33 percent will have higher requirements.)