Public Meeting Registry

Major Unit: Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Subunit: DBASSE Committee on Law and Justice
Project Unit: Committee on Law and Justice
Meeting Name: Committee on Law and Justice Meeting
Meeting Start: 11/29/2012Meeting End:11/29/2012
Location: National Academies (Keck Center)


For more information, Please contact:
Contact: Barbara Boyd
Contact Affiliation: Committee on Law and Justice
Phone: 202-334-3730Fax:202-334-3829


Preliminary meeting agenda:
The Committee on Law and Justice
Semi-Annual Meeting
November 29, 2012

National Academy of Sciences
Keck Center Building, Room 109
500 5th Street, NW, Washington, DC


10:30 am
Welcome and Introductions
Jeremy Travis, Chair, Committee on Law and Justice, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

10:45 am
A Discussion with the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP): Release of New Report (Reforming Juvenile Justice: A Developmental Approach) and Discussion of OJJDP Priorities

Brief Update: Betty Chemers, Study Director
OJJDP Reaction and Policy/Research Interests: Melodee Hanes, Acting Administrator
Discussion: Jeremy Travis

11:45 am BREAK

12:00 pm
Crime Trends Roundtable: Discussion of Potential Members and Next Steps
Jeremy Travis

1:00 pm LUNCH and Continued Roundtable Discussion
(committee members will have tickets to get lunch in the cafeteria)

2:00 pm
Research Priorities of the NSF Law and Social Science Program
Marjorie Zatz and Susan Sterett, Program Directors

3:00 pm BREAK

3:15 pm
Reflections by the Director of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) on His Tenure
John Laub, Director

Comments by New NIJ Deputy Director
Greg Ridgeway, Deputy Director

Current and Future Relationship Between NIJ and CLAJ
John Laub and Greg Ridgeway