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ACT SUMMARY 2007-2008

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ACT NO. 115

(H.257)

Community justice centers

This act authorizes municipalities to create community justice centers to resolve civil disputes and address the wrongdoings of individuals who have committed municipal, juvenile, or criminal offenses. The act outlines the organizational structure of the community justice centers, spells out their duties, and directs the agency of human services to provide the centers with information, analysis, and technical support. The act also prohibits cases involving domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking from being referred to a community justice center for resolution.

Effective Date: July 1, 2008.



Published by:

The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont


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