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General Assembly



February Session, 2016

LCO No. 6017



Offered by:


SEN. COLEMAN, 2nd Dist.


To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 18

File No. 600

Cal. No. 399

(As Amended)


Strike section 24 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"Sec. 24. Section 46b-141d of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective July 1, 2017):

Any child or young adult who is arrested and held in a detention center, an alternative detention center or a police station or courthouse lockup prior to the disposition of a juvenile matter shall, if subsequently [convicted] adjudicated as delinquent by the Superior Court and sentenced to a period of probation or to a period of commitment to the Department of Children and Families, earn a reduction of such [child's] period of probation or commitment, including any extensions thereof, equal to the number of days that such child or young adult spent in such detention center or lockup. "