News From the Advisory Committee

Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice logoThe next meeting of the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ) will take place on Tuesday, May 11, through Wednesday, May 12, for the primary purpose of reviewing and discussing FACJJ's draft 2010 reports. Additionally, the FACJJ membership will meet with representatives of the Coordinating Council's four issue teams to provide insight and information relevant to the Council's review of federal practice (see "News From the Coordinating Council" for more information). FACJJ meetings are open to the public; anyone may register to attend and observe. Additional information is available on 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.