|Budget Issue:||Shift jurisdiction of lower-level offenders from the state to local governments|
|Program:||Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation|
|Finding or Recommendation:||Governor's proposal to realign responsibility for lower-level offenders to local governments merits serious legislative consideration. However, we have identified several implementation issues that would need to be addressed.|
Please see our handout, Governor's Realignment Plan--Criminal Justice, for more information.