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SB 1856: Juvenile Justice


Juvenile Justice; Provides for time and location of deposition. Specifies factors to be considered in allowing a deposition. Authorizes sanctions for disobedience of a subpoena. Requires the Department of Juvenile Justice to adopt rules governing the procedures that may be used to restrain a child upon his or her arrival at the courthouse, permitted use of a mechanical device, and the length of time a child may be placed in isolation. Provides that certain specified criteria be used when awarding community juvenile justice partnership grants, etc.

Effective Date: 10/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Budget (BC)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    3/5/2011 Senate • Filed
    3/17/2011 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 238
    3/22/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 237
    5/7/2011 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Criminal Justice

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  • SB 1856, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/5/2011 at 1:05 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1015 Depositions in Juvenile Proceedings Trujillo Compare Last Action: 5/7/2011 H Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
    Location: In committee/council (CRJS)

    Citations - Statutes (6)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    985.326 Page 3 (pdf)
    985.35 Adjudicatory hearings; withheld adjudications; orders of adjudication. Page 7 (pdf)
    985.483 Intensive residential treatment program for offenders less than 13 years of age. Page 10 (pdf)
    985.664 Juvenile justice circuit boards and juvenile justice county councils. Page 10 (pdf)
    985.668 Innovation zones. Page 17 (pdf)
    985.676 Community juvenile justice partnership grants. Page 20 (pdf)

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