OLR Bill Analysis

sSB 1044

AN ACT REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN A YOUTH IS ARRESTED FOR PROSTITUTION.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires law enforcement officers who arrest a 16- or 17-year-old on prostitution charges to immediately report alleged child abuse or neglect to the Department of Children and Families.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2011

COMMITTEE ACTION

Select Committee on Children

Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference

Yea

12

Nay

0

(03/03/2011)

Judiciary Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

44

Nay

0

(04/12/2011)