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Law and Justice Interim Committee Topics

The Law and Justice Interim Committee is responsible for monitoring the activities of the Department of Corrections, the Department of Justice, and the Office of the Public Defender and any agencies that are administratively attached to those entities. The committee serves as the liaison to the Judicial Branch.

The committee is also responsible for carrying out interim studies as assigned by the Legislature and the Legislative Council. The LJIC adopted a work plan in September 2017 to guide the interim's work.

Reports and other materials related to these topics will be posted on this site as they become available.

Assigned Studies

Statutory Duties

Agency Oversight

General Oversight Topics

Agency or Branch Specific Topics

Department of Corrections

Department of Justice

Office of the State Public Defender

Liaison to the Judicial Branch

Committee Issues

Budget Monitoring

Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)

Monitoring SJ 3 study of Tribal Resources for members in Criminal Justice system

Criminal jurisdiction in Indian country

Marsy's Law


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