(A) The department of youth services shall serve as the state agent for the administration of all federal juvenile justice grants awarded to the state.
(B) There are hereby created in the state treasury the federal juvenile justice programs funds. A separate fund shall be established each federal fiscal year. All federal grants and other moneys received for federal juvenile programs shall be deposited into the funds. All receipts deposited into the funds shall be used for federal juvenile programs. All investment earnings on the cash balance in a federal juvenile program fund shall be credited to that fund for the appropriate federal fiscal year.
(C) All rules, orders, and determinations of the office of criminal justice services regarding the administration of federal juvenile justice grants that are in effect on the effective date of this amendment shall continue in effect as rules, orders, and determinations of the department of youth services.
Effective Date: 09-26-2003