NYE COUNTY, NEVADA
REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE NEVADA LOCAL JUSTICE REINVESTMENT COORDINATING COUNCIL
SUMMARY OF REQUEST
Nye County is requesting applications along with letters of qualifications and/or resumes from stakeholders from the criminal justice system and mental health and treatment communities interested in serving on the Nevada Local Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council (NLJRCC).
The Council was formed pursuant to Assembly Bill 236 to provide input and recommendations regarding various criminal justice issues and matters that are important at the local level. The Council will advise and assist the Nevada Department of Sentencing Policy and the Sentencing Commission in developing data-driven policy recommendations concerning sentencing and corrections in Nevada intended to:
• Strengthen responses to behavioral health needs of offenders
• Focus prison resources on serious and violent offenders
• Improve efficiency and effectiveness of community supervision
• Minimize barriers to successful reentry
• Ensure sustainability of criminal justice reforms
The term of the appointment will be two (2) years, beginning August 2023, concluding July 2025.
APPLICATION AND SELECTION TIME SCHEDULE:
Deadline for submittal of application: 12:00 p.m., July 12, 2023
BOCC selection date: July 18, 2023 Board of County Commissioners meeting.
Complete and submit an application form along with a letter of qualifications and/or a resume to:
Nye County Administration
Pahrump: 2100 E. Walt William Dr. Suite 100, Pahrump, NV 89048
Tonopah: 101 Radar Road, PO Box 153, Tonopah, NV 89049