2017 Wisconsin Statutes & Annotations
Chapter 938. Juvenile justice code.
938.49 Notification by court of placement with department of corrections; transfer of reports and records.

Universal Citation: WI Stat § 938.49 (2017)

938.49 Notification by court of placement with department of corrections; transfer of reports and records.

(1) Notice to department of corrections of placement. When a court places a juvenile in a juvenile correctional facility or secured residential care center for children and youth under the supervision of the department of corrections, the court shall immediately notify that department of that action. The court shall, in accordance with procedures established by the department of corrections, provide transportation for the juvenile to a receiving center designated by that department or deliver the juvenile to personnel of that department.

(2)Transfer of court report and pupil records. When a court places a juvenile in a juvenile correctional facility or a secured residential care center for children and youth under the supervision of the department of corrections, the court and all other public agencies shall immediately do all of the following:

(a) Transfer to the department of corrections a copy of the report submitted to the court under s. 938.33 or, if the report was presented orally, a transcript of the report and all other pertinent data in their possession.

(b) Notify the juvenile's last school district or, if the juvenile was last enrolled in a private school participating in the program under s. 118.60 or in the program under s. 119.23 or, pursuant to s. 115.999 (3), 119.33 (2) (c) 3., or 119.9002 (3) (c), in a school under the operation and general management of the governing body of a private school, the private school or the governing body of a private school, in writing of its obligation under s. 118.125 (4).

History: 1995 a. 77; 2005 a. 344; 2009 a. 28; 2011 a. 32; 2015 a. 55.

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