|SB 5429.E - DIGEST|
|(AS OF SENATE 2ND READING 2/20/19)|
Revises the juvenile justice act of 1977.
Includes a referred youth in establishing guidelines for a community juvenile accountability program.
Requires the department of children, youth, and families to: (1) Provide an annual report to the appropriate legislative committees that includes a county by county description of the youth served by the funded programs; and
(2) Implement a stop loss policy when allocating funding.
Requires the block grant oversight committee to establish a minimum base level of funding for juvenile courts.