FACJJ Quarterly Meeting. The Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ) held its fall Quarterly Meeting on October 29–31, 2009, in Austin, TX. The meeting included presentations on law enforcement approaches to disproportionate minority contact with the juvenile justice system, roundtable discussions with OJJDP leadership on key issues, a review of the effects of these key issues on states, FACJJ members' recommendations as to how best to address those impacts, and a discussion of options for a future FACJJ. FACJJ meetings are open to the public; anyone may register to attend and observe. Additional information is available on FACJJ's Web site.
2009 Annual Report. FACJJ has published its 2009 Annual Report to the President and Congress. The report addresses significant issues facing the nation's juvenile justice system. Primary among FACJJ’s concerns is the need to reauthorize the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act.