This Web page highlights the major provisions of the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003 P.L. 108-36, which was created to reauthorize the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA...

This factsheet provides a historical overview of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), including details on amendments leading up to the CAPTA reauthorization in December 2010.  ...

This fact sheet explains the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) while highlighting it’s key goals and application.  Content Related:  Partnering with Others URL:  http://www....

This Web page offers a summary of the Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) reauthorization. It also features fact sheets on community-based and home-based alternatives to incarceration,...

This booklet discusses the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), as amended by the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003. The booklet includes information on adoption...

The Uninterrupted Scholar’s Act of 2013 is a statute which amends the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).  Specifically, this law assists schools and social welfare agencies in...

The PPRA is intended to protect the rights of parents and students by seeking to ensure that instructional material is available for parents and that parental consent is given before an examination...

This focus group report provides background information on the office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and the National Juvenile Information Sharing Initiative. The report details the...

This resource for state and local jurisdictions offers a step-by-step framework for the completion of a detailed analysis and reform of laws and policies.  Content Related:  Partnering with Others...

 This Q & A provides information on the impact the Uninterrupted Scholar’s Act has on FERPA and the implications these changes have had on the ability to educational agencies to share...

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