2008 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Gang Activity (language only)

Item 410 #1c

Item 410 #1c

Public Safety
Juvenile Justice, Department of

Page 372, at the beginning of line 3, insert "A."
Page 372, after line 8, insert:
"B. The Department of Juvenile Justice shall analyze the extent of juvenile gang activity as it affects the operation of court services units, local and regional detention facilities, and state juvenile correctional facilities.  The analysis shall describe the programs which the department has developed to address gang activity, along with recommendations for further actions.  Copies of the analysis shall be provided by September 1, 2008,w to the Secretary of Public Safety and to the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees."

(This amendment directs the Department of Juvenile Justice to analyze the effect of juvenile gangs on the operations of Virginia's juvenile courts and juvenile correctional facilities.)