The Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ) 2009 Spring Meeting was held March 1517 in Washington, DC. At that meeting, FACJJ reviewed the final drafts of its 2009 annual reports.
FACJJ's 2008 annual report was released in January. Both the annual report and OJJDP Responses to the 2008 FACJJ Recommendations Report to the OJJDP Administrator are available on the FACJJ Web site.
FACJJ meetings are public and anyone may register to attend and observe. For additional information, visit FACJJ's Web site.
The Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice is a consultative body established by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2002 and supported by OJJDP. Composed of representatives nominated by the Governors of the States and territories and the Mayor of the District of Columbia, the committee advises the President and Congress on matters related to juvenile justice, evaluates the progress and accomplishments of juvenile justice activities and projects, and advises the OJJDP Administrator on the work of OJJDP.