ERIC Number: ED230851
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Mar-31
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight Hearing on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Seventh Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This document contains a transcript of hearings held to review the year's progress of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), to review budget and personnel reductions, and to evaluate the effect on the OJJDP of the termination of the Law Enforcement Assistance Agency (LEAA). Witnesses testifying included representatives in Congress as well as professionals in the field of delinquency prevention from the OJJDP, and labor leaders. Both transcripts of testimony and prepared statements are provided. Testimony focuses on four areas: (1) the background of the current OJJDP situation, including financial matters; (2) a status report on all major program activities of the OJJDP; (3) the relationship of the LEAA to the OJJDP; and (4) the influence of the reductions in staff from both agencies. An extensive appendix includes letters, newspaper articles, documents pertaining to relevant court cases, and memos. (AG)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.