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General Crime Victims Advisory Council

Active dates:1991 - June 30, 2003
Function: Advises the Minnesota commissioner of corrections on all planning, development, data collection, rulemaking, funding, and evaluation of programs and services to victims of general crime (other than matters of a purely administrative nature).

The General Crime Victims Advisory Council shall also serve as a liaison between the commissioner and organizations that provide services to victims of crime, and as an advocate within the Department of Corrections for the rights of general crime victims.
History: The Council expires on June 30, 2003.
Membership: 12 members (no more than 6 members shall be representative of community or governmental organization that provide services to victims of crime other than sexual assault and domestic violence; 1/2 of the members shall be from the metropolitan area, 1/2 from non-metropolitan regions of the state); appointed by commissioner of corrections; 2-year terms; expenses.
Notes: On or before August 1, 1992, the general crime victims advisory council, in consultation with the commissioner, shall file a written report with the legislature.
Record last updated: 02/23/2015

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