§ 219.011 Definitions
§ 219.016 Responsibilities of division of youth services — rules, procedure.
§ 219.021 Child may be committed to division, when — notice to court of release to …
§ 219.023 Youth services products fund created for supplies of materials used in ..
§ 219.026 Release on aftercare supervision authorized — procedures authorized when …
§ 219.031 Director of division, how appointed, compensation and expenses
§ 219.036 Employment of division personnel — merit system — annual report — master …
§ 219.041 Incentive subsidy program authorized — advisory committee, how appointed — …
§ 219.046 Board — number, qualifications, terms, oaths, duties.
§ 219.048 Board and commission members may contribute per diem or expenses for ..
§ 219.051 Right of petition — duty of director on receipt of petition.
§ 219.056 Health care standards to be established by department of health and senior ..
§ 219.061 Aiding runaway, penalty — peace officers, duty of — records confidential, …
§ 219.066 Medical and dental treatment authorized, when
§ 219.071 Children to be segregated from criminals
§ 219.076 Children, how transported, transportation expenses, how paid
§ 219.081 Division may be relieved of custody, when, procedure
§ 219.086 Transfer of child to another state, when — expense of transfer, how paid.
§ 219.091 Community work program — design and approval of work projects — custody, …
§ 219.095 DYS trust fund created, purpose — DYS child benefits fund created, use of …
§ 219.096 Grant by department of social services of division of youth services ..

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 219 - Youth Services

  • Aftercare supervision: treatment and control of children in the community under the jurisdiction of the division. See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Board: the state advisory board of youth services. See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Child: a person under eighteen years of age. See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Community based treatment: a treatment program which is locally or regionally based. See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: the department of social services. See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Director: the director of the division of youth services. See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Division: the division of youth services (DYS). See Missouri Laws 219.011
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Guardian: if used in a section in a context relating to property rights or obligations, means conservator of the estate as defined in Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Youth: a person under twenty-one years of age committed to the custody of the division of youth services. See Missouri Laws 219.011