The Washington State Partnership Council on Juvenile Justice membership meets the federal requirements of the Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2018 as pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 5601 – 5681 and 42 U.S.C. 5781 – 5784.
The WA-PCJJ consists of 26 members appointed by the Governor with 25% of the members identified as youth under the age of 28 and over 50% non-governmental employees. Council appointees reflect geographic, race, ethnic, and gender diversity. The collective efforts of community and system partners play a strong, proactive role in recommending innovative juvenile justice reforms, best practices for implementation, and strategies to reduce the impact of racial and ethnic disparities across the juvenile justice continuum.
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- Membership Roster - updated January 2022