2013 Regular Session



Juvenile Law - Prohibition Against Continued Detention

Sponsored by:

Senator Forehand


In the Senate - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting the continued detention, beyond emergency detention, of a child under the age of 14, unless the child is alleged to have committed an act that, if committed by an adult, would be punishable by death or life imprisonment.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Forehand and Montgomery
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0711
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0978 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Juvenile Law
Narrow Subject(s):Juvenile Causes
Juvenile Facilities
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(3-8A-01, 3-8A-15)

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.