2013 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Committee Approved)

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Post-Dispositional Detention (language only)

Item 408 #1s

Item 408 #1s

Public Safety
Juvenile Justice, Department of

Page 356, after line 8, insert:
"G. The Department of Juvenile Justice shall review current practices in the post-dispositional detention program and consider potential options for expansion of the program, including incentives for increased participation by local and regional juvenile detention facilities and increased use of detention beds for holding state-responsible juvenile offenders as an alternative to the use of state facilities.  Copies of the review, including any suggested legislation, shall be provided to the Secretary of Public Safety and the Chairmen of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees by September 1, 2013."

(This amendment directs the Department of Juvenile Justice to study the post-dispositional detention program.)