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Tribal Construction Training and Technical Assistance Program

Award Information

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $999,794)

The Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Training and Technical Assistance Program will assist tribes in developing strategies to cost effectively plan, renovate, and/or construct facilities associated with the incarceration and rehabilitation of juvenile and adult offenders subject to tribal jurisdiction. This program is authorized under the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, Title II, Subtitle A, Public Law 103-322, as amended, 42 U.S.C. 13701 et seq.

The Justice Solutions Group will assist tribes with the planning necessary to establish tribal correctional facilities that are appropriate for the intended population, supportive of cultural and traditional values, safe and secure when completed, and adhere to current standards regarding correctional operations, programs, and design.


Date Created: September 21, 2009