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Title: Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act Amendments of 1977, H.R. 1137 and H.R. 6111: Hearing Before the House Committee on Education and Labor, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity, 95th Congress, 1st Session, April 22, 1977
Corporate Author: US Congress
House Cmtte on Education and Labor
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 388
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Type: Legislative Hearing/Committee Report
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This document presents the text of H.R. 1137 and H.R. 6111, the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act Amendments of 1977, as well as the transcript of a House of Representatives subcommittee hearing held April 22, 1977 to consider this legislation.
Abstract: The proposed legislation would reauthorize the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974. The four major programs provided by the legislation are State formula grant programs and technical assistance, juvenile delinquency prevention and treatment programs in areas of special emphasis, the National Institute for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and programs that coordinate and concentrate Federal efforts. Speakers included researchers, representatives of State agencies and advocacy groups, members of Congress, and others. Copies of written testimony and background materials
Main Term(s): Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act
Index Term(s): Juvenile codes; Juvenile justice system
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