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Violent Crimes Compensation Board

Alaska Department of Administration, Violent Crimes Compensation Board
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Trial Attendance Costs

Short Description

The Board awards eligible victims costs associated with attending criminal proceedings.

Policy

Adopted 8-3-05

Revised 4-13-06

On 8-3-05, the Board adopted an information policy of no longer compensating losses associated with trial attendance. On 4-13-06, the Board amended this policy and decided to consider compensating actual and reasonable losses eligible for compensation under AS 18.67 as funding allowed.