Committee on Domestic Violence (Batterers' Treatment)


Contact:

Kareen Prentice
Domestic Violence Ombudsman
(775) 688-1872 - Telephone

Meeting Information:

2014 Committee on Domestic Violence Application

The Committee on Domestic Violence (CDV) certifies, reviews and monitors batterers treatment programs for the State of Nevada in accordance with NRS 228.470 and NAC Chapter 228. The CDV adopts regulations for the evaluation, certification and monitoring of programs for the treatment of persons who commit domestic violence.

    The Attorney General appoints the members of the CDV. The CDV is comprised of:

      • One staff member of a program for victims of domestic violence
      • One staff member of a program for the treatment of persons who commit domestic violence
      • One representative from an office of the district attorney with experience in prosecuting criminal offenses
      • One representative from an office of the city attorney with experience in prosecuting criminal offenses
      • One law enforcement officer
      • One provider of mental health care
      • Two victims of domestic violence
      • One Justice of the Peace or Municipal Court Judge
      • At least two members of the Committee must be residents of a county whose population is less than 100,000

        The Committee meets quarterly and may meet at other times upon the call of the Chairman. Any five members of the Committee constitute a quorum for the purpose of voting. A majority vote of the quorum is required to take action with respect to any matter.

          If you need any assistance with any matters concerning the Committee on Domestic Violence, please contact:
           
          Kareen Prentice
          Domestic Violence Ombudsman
          Committee on Domestic Violence
          5420 Kietzke Lane, Suite 202
          Reno, NV 89511
          Telephone (775) 688-1872
          Fax (775) 688-1822
          kprentice@ag.nv.gov

            Committee Forms & Meeting Information

            Upcoming Meeting Dates:

            • May 29, 2014
            • November 13, 2014

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