CS/HB 129 (2016) -  Juvenile Justice

by Criminal Justice Subcommittee and Edwards-Walpole and Peters and Powell (CO-SPONSORS) Campbell; Lee; Narain; Pilon; Rouson
Revises circumstances when state attorney may file information when child of certain age range commits or attempts to commit specified crimes; removes requirement that state attorney file information; prohibits transfer of child based on child's competency; requires DJJ to collect specified data; provides specified sanctions to which juvenile may be sentenced; prohibits sentence from exceeding maximum adult term; revises criteria in determining whether to impose juvenile or adult sanctions; requires adult court to enter order including specific findings of fact & reasons for its decision; requires court to consider reports; revises how child may be sanctioned; removes requirement to impose adult sanctions; requires court to explain basis for imposing adult sanctions; revises when juvenile sanctions may be imposed.
Effective Date: July 1, 2016
Last Event: Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 293 (Ch. 2016-78) on Friday, March 11, 2016 6:45 PM

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Chamber Committee
Chamber: House Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee 12/3/2015 5:09:01 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee 11/25/2015 11:21:25 AM

Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 293 (Ch. 2016-78) Time: 03/11/2016 - 6:45 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/12/2016 - 8:37 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/12/2016 - 8:37 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 12/04/2015 - 3:42 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 12/04/2015 - 3:42 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 12/04/2015 - 3:42 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 12/03/2015 - 5:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Time: 12/03/2015 - 5:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 12/03/2015 - 5:09 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 12/01/2015 - 6:56 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H PCS added to Criminal Justice Subcommittee agenda Time: 11/24/2015 - 4:15 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 09/24/2015 - 5:32 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 09/24/2015 - 5:32 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 09/24/2015 - 5:32 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 09/24/2015 - 5:32 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 09/02/2015 - 1:37 PM Member: Edwards-Walpole Committee: Version: __