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Legacy Documents

This page is a compilation of legacy documents related to the juvenile justice-related issues, the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) of 1974, amendments to the JJDPA, congressional debates, and congressional hearings and reports. 

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Historical Resources 1960s-1970s

Historical Resources 1980s-1990s

Current Resources 2000-2024

Date Created: March 20, 2024