§ 2.08.020. Purpose and authorization  


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  • Pursuant to NRS 234.297—244.299 as amended in Chapter 31 of the 1960 Session of the Nevada Legislature, a juvenile forestry camp is hereby authorized and established in Clark County, to be known as the Spring Mountain Youth Camp, and is established to provide appropriate facilities for the housing of wards of the juvenile court in the county, so that such wards may be kept under direct supervision of the juvenile court, and in order to more advantageously apply the salutary effect of home and family environment upon them, and also in order to secure a better classification and segregation of such wards according to their capacities, interests and responsiveness to control and responsibility, and to give better opportunity for reform and encouragement of self-discipline in such wards.

(Ord. 119 § 2, 1960)