621:1 New Hampshire Youth Development Center; Administration
621:2 Philosophy of the New Hampshire Youth Development Center
621:3 Definitions
621:4 Duties Relative to Property
621:6 Books and Records of Account
621:7 Bylaws
621:8 Fire Code Compliance
621:9 Care of Children
621:9-a Extended Commitment at the Center
621:10 Limits to Population at the Youth Development Center
621:12 Department’s Duties
621:15 Records of Children Committed or Detained
621:16 Erroneous Committal Elsewhere
621:17 Committal by the United States
621:18 Detention
621:19 Releases and Discharges
621:20 Contract for Board
621:21 Payment of Board
621:22 Children in Residential Care
621:23 Religious Preference
621:24 Effect of Release
621:25 Remands and Changes in Conditions of Release
621:26 Discharge by Superior Court
621:27 Incorrigibles
621:28 Modification of Transfer
621:29 Orders
621:30 Children’s Funds
621:31 Parents or Estate of Child to Contribute to Costs
621:32 Contraband
621:33 Authority to Apprehend
621:34 Reimbursement for Transportation Costs
621:36 Service of Adult Sentence of Incarceration at the Youth Development Center

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 621

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of these laws, shall mean the section next preceding or following that in which such reference is made, unless some other is expressly designated. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:13
  • governor and council: shall mean the governor with the advice and consent of the council. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:31-a
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • 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.
  • justice: when applied to a magistrate, shall mean a justice of a municipal court, or a justice of the peace having jurisdiction over the subject-matter. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:12
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • month: shall mean a calendar month, and the word "year" a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" shall be equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:8
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • petition: when used in connection with the equity jurisdiction of the superior court, and referring to a document filed with the court, shall mean complaint, and "petitioner" shall mean plaintiff. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:51
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • state: when applied to different parts of the United States, may extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • United States: shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4