Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 7050
Session Year 2015
AN ACT CONCERNING THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM.
To ensure that children charged with a class B felony are provided with a hearing on their amenability to treatment in the juvenile court prior to being transferred to the adult criminal docket, to raise the age for transfer from fourteen years to fifteen years of age, to raise the age of a child from sixteen to eighteen concerning certain protections afforded to an admission, confession or statement by such child, to require the Juvenile Justice Policy and Oversight Committee to continue its review of the state's juvenile justice system, and to prohibit children for being shackled or otherwise restrained prior to being adjudicated as delinquent unless such restraint is necessary to ensure the safety of the public.
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Co-sponsors of HB-7050
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Brenda L. Kupchick, 132nd Dist.
Rep. Matthew Ritter, 1st Dist.
Rep. Aundré Bumgardner, 41st Dist.
Rep. Frank N. Nicastro, 79th Dist.
Rep. Emmett D. Riley, 46th Dist.
Rep. Terrie Wood, 141st Dist.
Rep. John T. Shaban, 135th Dist.
Rep. Mary G. Fritz, 90th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth A. Boukus, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Minnie Gonzalez, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Bob Godfrey, 110th Dist.
Rep. Terry B. Adams, 146th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Brandon L. McGee, 5th Dist.
Rep. Jesse MacLachlan, 35th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Rep. Cecilia Buck-Taylor, 67th Dist.
Rep. Toni E. Walker, 93rd Dist.
Sen. Eric D. Coleman, 2nd Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn Moore, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.