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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6244

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 2034

   

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. MORIN, 28th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR RUNAWAY YOUTH.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That there be established a task force to study the issue of parental responsibility for damages caused by a sixteen or seventeen-year-old runaway youth, and to determine the extent to which parents should have responsibility for trying to bring such runaway youth back home.

Statement of Purpose:

To study the issue of parental responsibility with respect to runaway youth.