Justice Programs Office January 11, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested
Document Number: 2011-389
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-11
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office for Victims of Crime, Justice Programs Office
Establishment of the Office of Justice Programs' Science Advisory Board
Document Number: 2011-290
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-11
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Justice Programs Office
The OJP Science Advisory Board is being established in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), as amended, 5 U.S.C., App. 2. The OJP Science Advisory Board will provide OJP, a component of the Department of Justice, with valuable advice in the areas of social science and statistics for the purpose of enhancing the overall impact and performance of its programs and activities in criminal and juvenile justice. The Board will provide input into developing long-range plans, advise on program development, and provide guidance to ensure adherence to the highest levels of scientific rigor, as appropriate. The Board will provide an important base of contact with the criminal justice academic and practitioner communities, and is necessary and in the public interest. The Board's Charter is subject to renewal and will expire two years from its filing. The OJP Science Advisory Board is continuing in nature, to remain functional until the Attorney General determines that all necessary duties have been performed.
Meeting of the Office of Justice Programs' Science Advisory Board
Document Number: 2011-287
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-11
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Justice Programs Office
This is an announcement of the first meeting of OJP's Science Advisory Board (``Board''). The Board is chartered to provide OJP, a component of the Department of Justice, with valuable advice in the areas of social science and statistics for the purpose of enhancing the overall impact and performance of its programs and activities in criminal and juvenile justice. The Board will provide input into developing long-range plans, advise on program development, and provide guidance to ensure adherence to the highest levels of scientific rigor, as appropriate. The Board will provide an important base of contact with the criminal justice academic and practitioner communities.