Year

2015

Agency

Governor

$4.980m GFS/Total

House

Did not include

Senate

Did not include

Funds are requested to expand the Parents Representation Program, which provides adequate legal representation for indigent parents involved in dependency and termination cases, to all juvenile courts statewide. The Office of Public Defense (OPD) Advisory Committee at its June meeting strongly encouraged OPD to pursue a final expansion to the eight counties not currently served by the Program.