1-15-30 Responsibilities of Council of Juvenile Services.
Responsibilities of Council of Juvenile Services.
The Council of Juvenile Services
shall be responsible for the following:
In conjunction with the secretary of the Department of Corrections, establish policy on
how the formula grants program of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act
is to be administered in South Dakota;
Approve the state plan, and any modifications thereto, required by 223(a) of the Act prior
to submission to the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention;
Submit annual recommendations to the Governor and Legislature concerning the
functions of the Council of Juvenile Services and the status of the state's compliance with
Approve or disapprove grant applications and other funding requests submitted to the
Department of Corrections under §§ 1-15-27 to 1-15-31, inclusive, and assist with
monitoring grants and other fund awards;
Assist the Department of Corrections in monitoring the state's compliance with the Act;
Study the coordination of the various juvenile intervention, prevention, treatment, and
Study effective juvenile sentencing, adjudication, and diversion policies and provisions;
Make a special study of, and make an annual report to the Governor, the Unified Judicial
System, and the Legislature by June thirtieth of each year concerning, the appropriate
administration of and provision for children in need of supervision in this state;
Contact and seek regular input from juveniles currently under the jurisdiction of the
juvenile justice system; and
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Perform other such activities as determined by the Governor, the secretary of the
Department of Corrections, or the Council of Juvenile Services.
SL 1992, ch 372 (Ex. Ord. 92-2), § 25; SL 2003, ch 9, § 3.
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