ERIC Number: ED218547
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Apr-1
Reference Count: N/A
Abolition of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-Seventh Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on the Judiciary.
These proceedings of the Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice deal with the proposed abolition of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, which was marked for elimination in the proposed budget of the Justice Department. Testimony is presented that supports retention of this office along with the comments of senators, police and safety officials, and other legal officials. The effectiveness of the Juvenile Justice system is discussed and various state and federal programs are described. Prepared statements of a number of organizations supporting the Office of Juvenile Justice are also included in the appendices. (JAC)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on the Judiciary.