TITLE 42
State Affairs and Government

CHAPTER 42-26
Rhode Island Justice Commission

SECTION 42-26-6


   § 42-26-6  Criminal justice policy board – Appointment of members. – The criminal justice policy board shall consist of:

   (1) The attorney general;

   (2) The superintendent of the state police and director of the department of public safety;

   (3) The public defender;

   (4) The director of the department of corrections;

   (5) The director of the department of human services;

   (6) The director of the department of behavioral healthcare, developmental disabilities and hospitals;

   (7) The chairperson of the state board of regents;

   (8) The director of the department of children, youth, and families;

   (9) The chief justice of the family court;

   (10) The president of the Rhode Island Police Chiefs Association;

   (11) One police chief selected by the Rhode Island Police Chiefs Association;

   (12) The chief justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court;

   (13) The presiding justice of the superior court;

   (14) The chief judge of the district court;

   (15) The executive director of the Rhode Island League of Cities and Towns;

   (16) The director of health;

   (17) The director of the division of fire safety;

   (18) One university or college faculty member with a research background in criminal justice appointed by the governor;

   (19) Four (4) citizens appointed by the governor;

   (20) Three (3) representatives appointed by the governor from community service organizations.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1978, ch. 189, § 1; P.L. 1979, ch. 194, § 1; P.L. 1984, ch. 360, § 1; P.L. 1986, ch. 198, § 33; P.L. 1988, ch. 84, § 86; P.L. 1997, ch. 30, art. 28, § 10; P.L. 2001, ch. 180, § 101; P.L. 2007, ch. 340, § 26; P.L. 2008, ch. 100, art. 9, § 12; P.L. 2012, ch. 93, § 1; P.L. 2012, ch. 122, § 1; P.L. 2012, ch. 415, § 35.)