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Title: AUTHORIZATION TECHNIQUES FOR PRETRIAL INTERVENTION PROGRAMS - A SURVIVAL KIT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: American Bar Assoc.
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 88
Sponsoring Agency: American Bar Assoc
Washington, DC 20036
American Bar Assoc.
Washington, DC 20036
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Labor
Washington, DC 20212
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: OFFERS INFORMATION AND GUIDANCE FOR THE FORMULIZATION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE DIVERSION PROGRAMS ADAPTABLE TO JURISDICTIONAL AND CLIENT NEEDS FOR INTERVENTION SERVICES.
Abstract: FORMATTED AS A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO ACTION STRATEGIES, THE PUBLICATION PROVIDES A LINK WITH AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION POLICY ADVOCATING FORMAL SANCTIONS WHICH DEFINE AND PRESCRIBE OFFICIAL POLICY RELATING TO DIVERSIONARY ALTERNATIVES. TO THIS END, THERE ARE INCLUDED SEVERAL EXAMPLES OF AUTHORIZATION MEASURES IN THE FORM OF STATUTORY LAWS, JUDICIAL RULES, AND DEFINITIVE STANDARDS AND GOALS PRODUCED, AND IN MOST INSTANCES, ADOPTED BY SPONSORING ORGANIZATIONS. THESE MATERIALS WERE COLLECTED IN A SURVEY CONDUCTED BY THE NATIONAL PRETRIAL INTERVENTION SERVICE CENTER TO DETERMINE THE FORM AND SUBSTANCE OF FORMAL SANCTIONS TO INSTITUTIONALIZE PRETRIAL DIVERSION PROCESSES. APPENDIXES COVER JUDICIAL RULES, STATE STATUTES, DIVERSION PROGRAM STANDARDS, AND MODEL LEGISLATION. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)...KAP
Index Term(s): American Bar Association (ABA); Diversion programs; Judicial diversion; Laws and Statutes; Legislation; Model law; Policy; Pretrial procedures; Standards; State laws
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