MEDIA ADVISORY: Juvenile Jurisdiction Advisory Committee Meets Friday in Raleigh


The Juvenile Jurisdiction Advisory Committee (JJAC) will meet on Friday, Aug. 24. Created as part of the Juvenile Justice Reinvestment Act within S.L. 2017-57, the JJAC is tasked with developing an implementation plan for raising the age of juvenile jurisdiction, monitoring implementation and as needed, providing additional recommendations to the General Assembly.

WHEN:                Friday, Aug. 24, 2018; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.           

WHERE:             3010 Hammond Business Place, Raleigh (Room 144)

CONTACT:           Matthew Jenkins, 919-825-2726



10:00 a.m. Greeting & Review of Minutes
  • 5/22 Full Committee Minutes
  • 6/29 LRLI Subcommittee Minutes

Honorable Garry Frank & Mr. Bill D. Davis

10:10 a.m.

Legislative Revisions and Legal Issues Subcommittee Recommendations & Vote


Heather Taraska, Assistant District Attorney, Mecklenburg County

10:45 a.m. Implementation Update from Juvenile Justice

William L. Lassiter, Deputy Secretary for Juvenile Justice

11:15 a.m. New Business


11:45 a.m. Next Steps & Chairs’ Direction

Honorable Garry Frank & Mr. Bill D. Davis


 Next meeting: Nov. 8, 2018 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at 3010 Hammond Business Place in Raleigh.


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