Report 2019-116 Recommendation 5 Responses

Report 2019-116: Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act: Weak Oversight Has Hindered Its Meaningful Implementation (Release Date: May 2020)

Recommendation #5 To: San Joaquin County Probation Department

To ensure that its Coordinating Council meets statutory requirements and is transparent to stakeholders, San Joaquin should develop and implement bylaws for its Coordinating Council.

60-Day Agency Response

On May 18, 2020, a Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council (JJCC) meeting was held via teleconference (due to COVID-19 social distancing guidelines). During the meeting, the newly created Bylaws were reviewed and approved by the JJCC.

On June 16, 2020, the JJCC Bylaws were approved and adopted by the Board of Supervisors, under order# B-20-354, 5-0.

  • Completion Date: July 2020
  • Response Date: July 2020

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Fully Implemented

All Recommendations in 2019-116

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.