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Section 26299.011. (Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1335, Sec. 1.5.)
Cite as: Cal. Gov't. Code §26299.011.

“Prevention program” means a program designed to decrease the number of inmates incarcerated in county juvenile and adult detention facilities by providing alternatives to incarceration, or by providing counseling diversion, or intervertion programs, work furlough programs, halfway houses, and own recognizance services. Counseling, diversion, or intervention programs, include, but are not limited to, drug and alcohol counseling, probation counseling, pretrial screening, and community programs intended to reduce or prevent juvenile criminal activity.

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