Chapter 3. California Community Corrections Performance Incentives - California Penal Code Section 1230
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1230. (a) Each county is hereby authorized to establish in each
county treasury a Community Corrections Performance Incentives Fund
(CCPIF), to receive all amounts allocated to that county for purposes
of implementing this chapter.
(b) Notwithstanding any other law, in any fiscal year for which a
county receives moneys to be expended for the implementation of this
chapter, the moneys, including any interest, shall be made available
to the CPO of that county, within 30 days of the deposit of those
moneys into the fund, for the implementation of the community
corrections program authorized by this chapter.
(1) The community corrections program shall be developed and
implemented by probation and advised by a local Community Corrections
(2) The local Community Corrections Partnership shall be chaired
by the CPO and comprised of the following membership:
(A) The presiding judge of the superior court, or his or her
(B) A county supervisor or the chief administrative officer for
the county or a designee of the board of supervisors.
(C) The district attorney.
(D) The public defender.
(E) The sheriff.
(F) A chief of police.
(G) The head of the county department of social services.
(H) The head of the county department of mental health.
(I) The head of the county department of employment.
(J) The head of the county alcohol and substance abuse programs.
(K) The head of the county office of education.
(L) A representative from a community-based organization with
experience in successfully providing rehabilitative services to
persons who have been convicted of a criminal offense.
(M) An individual who represents the interests of victims.
(3) Funds allocated to probation pursuant to this act shall be
used to provide supervision and rehabilitative services for adult
felony offenders subject to local supervision, and shall be spent on
evidence-based community corrections practices and programs, as
defined in subdivision (d) of Section 1229, which may include, but
are not limited to, the following:
(A) Implementing and expanding evidence-based risk and needs
(B) Implementing and expanding intermediate sanctions that
include, but are not limited to, electronic monitoring, mandatory
community service, home detention, day reporting, restorative justice
programs, work furlough programs, and incarceration in county jail
for up to 90 days.
(C) Providing more intensive local supervision.
(D) Expanding the availability of evidence-based rehabilitation
programs including, but not limited to, drug and alcohol treatment,
mental health treatment, anger management, cognitive behavior
programs, and job training and employment services.
(E) Evaluating the effectiveness of rehabilitation and supervision
programs and ensuring program fidelity.
(4) Notwithstanding any other law, the CPO shall have discretion
to spend funds on any of the above practices and programs consistent
with this act but, at a minimum, shall devote at least 5 percent of
all funding received to evaluate the effectiveness of those programs
and practices implemented with the funds provided pursuant to this
chapter. A CPO may petition the Administrative Office of the Courts
to have this restriction waived, and the Administrative Office of the
Courts shall have the authority to grant such a petition, if the CPO
can demonstrate that the department is already devoting sufficient
funds to the evaluation of these programs and practices.
(5) Each probation department receiving funds under this chapter
shall maintain a complete and accurate accounting of all funds
received pursuant to this chapter.
Last modified: February 16, 2015