ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT (Chapters 1 through 182)
INTERSTATE COMPACT ON JUVENILES
Severability and construction
Section 18. (a) The provisions of this compact shall be severable and, if any phrase, clause, sentence or provision is deemed unenforceable, the remaining provisions of the compact shall be enforceable.
(b) The provisions of this compact shall be liberally construed to effectuate its purposes.