(1)  There is created the Private Probation Provider Licensing Board. The board shall consist of five members as follows:

Terms Used In Utah Code 58-50-3

  • Board: means the Private Probation Provider Licensing Board created in Section 58-50-3. See Utah Code 32B-13-206
  • Private probation: means the preparation of presentence investigation reports and the performance of supervision services by a private probation provider and funded by a court-ordered fee, to be paid by the defendant, pursuant to Section 77-18-1. See Utah Code 32B-13-206
  • Private probation provider: means any private individual preparing presentence investigation reports or providing probation supervision pursuant to court order under Section 77-18-1 and who is licensed under this chapter, and whose services are limited to minor offenses and misdemeanor violations. See Utah Code 32B-13-206
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
(a)  one member representing the administrative office of the courts;

(b)  one member representing the Department of Corrections;

(c)  two members licensed as private probation providers; and

(d)  one member from the general public.

(2)  The board shall be appointed by the governor and serve in accordance with Section 58-1-201.

(3)  The duties and responsibilities of the board shall be in accordance with Sections 58-1-202 and 58-1-203.

Amended by Chapter 297, 1993 General Session