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Welcome to the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice

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The Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ), established by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (Section 223), is supported by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP). The committee is made up of appointed representatives from the nation’s state advisory groups and advises the President, Congress, and the OJJDP Administrator on juvenile justice issues and concerns.

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Upcoming Meetings

No meetings are scheduled at this time.

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What's Happening

Recommendations of the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice 2020 are now available. 

FACJJ Membership Application

Accepting Applications for FACJJ Membership

Composed of members of state advisory groups (SAG) on juvenile justice, the committee advises the President and Congress on matters related to juvenile justice, evaluates the progress and accomplishments of juvenile justice activities and projects, and advises the OJJDP Administrator on the work of OJJDP.  Eligible SAG members may submit an application by December 18, 2020.