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Juvenile Law - Transfer of Cases to Juvenile Court

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Repealing a provision of law that prohibits a court exercising criminal jurisdiction in a case involving a child to transfer the case to the juvenile court under specified circumstances; prohibiting the court from transferring a case to juvenile court if the child was convicted in an unrelated case excluded from juvenile court jurisdiction or the alleged crime is murder in the first degree and the accused child was 16 or 17 years of age when the alleged crime was committed; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Glenn, B. Robinson, and Stukes
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0515
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Juvenile Law
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Juvenile Causes
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth

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October 24, 2017 1:53 P.M.