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Supervised Release Review Board

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Board Membership

Under the Young Offenders Act 1994, the Supervised Release Review Board was established. Under its Chairman, it is comprised of five Members:

  1. The nominee of the Chief Executive Officer of the Department’s Youth Justice Service (YJS).
  2. A person, experienced in handling young persons, to represent the community’s interest.
  3. A person, experienced in handling young persons, to represent victims’ interests.
  4. An Indigenous person, to represent the interests of the Aboriginal community.
  5. The nominee of the Commissioner of Police.

Each member of the Board has an alternate member who may be called upon to sit when the member is unavailable. The Board is served by a Secretary, who has certain statutory responsibilities of an adjudicative nature. The Secretary is a public servant. The Board may sit with three members, this is what constitutes a quorum. The Board may determine its own procedure, but the Chairman is to decide all matters of law.


Last updated: 15-Nov-2018

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