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NCJ Number: 34180 Find in a Library
Title: JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION ACT - SOME GUIDES TO IMPACTING ITS IMPLEMENTATION LOCALLY
Author(s): M THENNES
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 28
Sponsoring Agency: National Youth Work Alliance
Washington, DC 20036
Sale Source: National Youth Work Alliance
1346 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: CONSIDERATION OF SPECIFIC OPPORTUNITIES YOUTH SERVICES HAVE TO IMPACT THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THIS 1974 ACT, INCLUDING EXAMPLES OF ACTIVITY UNDERWAY IN VARIOUS STATES AND SUGGESTIONS ON HOW TO PROCEED.
Abstract: COVERED ARE NOMINATIONS FOR JUVENILE JUSTICE ADVISORY GROUPS; REPRESENTATION ON THE STATE PLANNING AGENCY AND REGIONAL PLANNING UNITS; INPUT INTO THE PLANNING PROCESS; AND ONGOING MONITORING OF STATE PLANNING AGENCY ACTIVITY. APPENDED ARE STATE-BY-STATE DATA ON ACT AND LEAA FUNDING; AN EXCERPT FROM LEAA GUIDELINES ON THE COMPOSITION AND DUTIES OF STATE PLANNING AGENCIES AND REGIONAL PLANNING UNITS; AN OUTLINE OF THE INFORMATION STATE PLANNING AGENCIES ARE TO PROVIDE IN THEIR COMPREHENSIVE PLANS; THE LEAA INSTRUCTIONS TO THE STATES REGARDING THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT; AND A DISCUSSION OF ISSUES IN YOUTH PARTICIPATION ON LEAA STATE PLANNING AGENCIES.
Index Term(s): Federal Code; Judicial decisions; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act; Juvenile justice system; Program planning; Referral services; State planning agencies; Youth Services Bureau
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