The Act gives the Institute of Continuing Education of Georgia, in cooperation with the Council of Juvenile Court Judges, the authority to establish seminars for all judges exercising juvenile court jurisdiction. The Act allows the Council to give Juvenile court judges credit for attending seminars outside the state or to extend the yearly seminar attendance deadline in circumstances of hardship. In addition, the Act delineates the Department of Corrections' rights and duties when the Department obtains legal custody of a juvenile convicted as an adult.
Georgia State University Law Review,
COURTS: Juvenile Proceedings, Parental Rights Modify Training Requirements for Juvenile Court Judges Showing Hardship; Define Rights and Responsibilities of Department of Corrections with Respect to Certain Juveniles,
Ga. St. U. L. Rev.
Available at: https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol12/iss1/48