Source: (2002) Canadian Legal Information Institute, Downloaded 15 July 2004.

This piece of legislation details regulations for community justice programs. These include family violence education, aboriginal court worker program, community capacity building, and victim-offender mediation (a restorative justice program). Generally, these programs, specifically victim-offender mediation, help to reduce the risk of re-victimization. Regulations on application and financial need for the programs are also discussed in the paper.

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