Read a rundown on the top public policy issues facing state lawmakers in 2015, state-private sector partnerships for infrastructure, e-cigarettes and taxes and dealing with cuts to mental health programs.
NCSL Legislative Summit: Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Running time: 01:19:45
Senator Judy Lee, North Dakota
Shay Bilchik, Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., "Changing the Course of Delinquency" ( 20-page PDF file)
Senator Thomas C. Owens, Kansas
Senator Brenda J. Council, Nebraska
Representative John J. DeBerry Jr., Tennessee
Foster children, juvenile delinquents, teen parents, dropouts—how do we improve the lives of kids? Health, education and families are key. A leading national expert will share innovative and cost-saving ways to improve the lives of young people through prevention and early intervention, with a focus on collaboration across systems such as juvenile justice and child welfare.
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