(a) The Department of Public Safety is authorized to appoint a Director for each facility established by 45.1001.
(b) It is the duty of the Director of each facility established by 45.1001 to:
(1) report to the Bureau at times and on matters the Bureau requires;
(2) receive, subject to limitations on physical capacity and programs, all children committed to the custody of the Bureau and placed in his care under the provisions of this chapter and to keep them for rehabilitation, education, and training until discharged by law or under the rules of the Bureau or released on parole as provided in 45.1102; and
(3) make a careful and thorough evaluation of every child placed under his care at intervals not greater than 6 months, the evaluation to ascertain whether the child’s program should be modified, whether his transfer to another facility should be recommended to the Director, or whether his release should be recommended to the Juvenile Parole Board.History: 1980, PL 16-71 § 1.
Research Guide: CRS 19-8-111.