Executive Order 10-03
State of Montana
Office of the Governor
EXECUTIVE ORDER CONTINUING THE YOUTH JUSTICE ADVISORY COUNCIL WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, BOARD OF CRIME CONTROL, TO IMPLEMENT THE JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION ACT
I, JUDY MARTZ, Governor of the State of Montana, do hereby order
the continuation of the Youth Justice Advisory Council within the
Department of Justice, Board of Crime Control pursuant to Section
2-15-122, MCA, and as required by Section 223 of the Juvenile
Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2002 (Public Law 93-415),
The purpose of the Council is to:
a. advise the Governor and the Board of Crime
Control on policy matters related to juvenile justice;
b. supervise the preparation, complete
administration and implementation of the Juvenile Justice and
Delinquency Prevention Act of 2002, as required by Section 223 of
c. approve the annual plan as required by the Juvenile
Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2002, as amended, and
award grants to implement that plan;
d. advise the Governor, the Board of Crime Control and
the Legislature on legislation relating to juvenile delinquency and
compliance with the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
e. advise state, local and private agencies on
juvenile justice in order to better coordinate services and to most
efficiently utilize available resources.
II. COMPOSITION AND TERMS OF APPOINTMENT
The composition of the Council shall not exceed 22 members, with
the Governor appointing the chair, and must include the Director of
the Department of Corrections or the Director's designee. The
names and addresses of members who shall serve at the pleasure of
the Governor are submitted by separate letter to the Secretary of
State and to the Board of Crime Control.
III. COMPENSATION AND TRAVEL
Council members eligible for compensation under 2-15-122(5) MCA
shall be compensated $25 for each day actually and necessarily
engaged in performance of Council duties. All Council members
who are not full-time state employees shall be reimbursed for
travel expenses pursuant to 2-15-122(5) MCA.
IV. TERMINATION OF PRIOR EXECUTIVE ORDER
Any provisions of prior Executive Orders relating to the Youth
Service Advisory Council are hereby superseded by the provision of
The Council shall exist until two years from the effective date
of this order.
This Order is effective immediately.
GIVEN under my hand and the GREAT
SEAL of the State of Montana,
this ___ day of __________, 2003.
JUDY MARTZ, Governor
BOB BROWN, Secretary of State