An Act To Create the Position of Juvenile Community Service Director in the Department of Corrections
Sec. 1. 34-A MRSA §7009 is enacted to read:
§ 7009. Juvenile Community Service Director
This bill creates the position of Juvenile Community Service Director in the Department of Corrections. The director's duties include coordinating volunteers and community businesses and nonprofit organizations to create opportunities for community service programs for juveniles and a comprehensive information network of those opportunities and assisting juvenile community corrections officers, the court, prosecutors and schools to find appropriate community service programs. The cost of maintaining the director position may not be paid with General Fund money but must be supported by probation fees, the amount of which must be determined by the Department of Corrections.