S.B. No. 796
Session Year 2015
 


AN ACT CONCERNING LENGTHY SENTENCES FOR CRIMES COMMITTED BY A CHILD OR YOUTH AND THE SENTENCING OF A CHILD OR YOUTH CONVICTED OF CERTAIN FELONY OFFENSES.

To comply with the decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States in Miller v. Alabama and Graham v. Florida.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/23/2015Signed by the Governor
 6/15/2015Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/15/2015Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/5/2015(LCO)Public Act 15-84
 5/29/2015In Concurrence
 5/29/2015Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/29/2015Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/29/2015Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 5/27/2015(LCO)File Number 904
 5/27/2015Disagreeing Action, Tabled for Calendar, Senate
 5/26/2015Immediate Transmittal to the Senate
 5/26/2015House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/26/2015House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/26/2015House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 8217
 5/26/2015House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 4/24/2015House Calendar Number 480
 4/24/2015Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/22/2015Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 4/22/2015Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 6400
 4/16/2015(LCO)File Number 696
 4/16/2015Senate Calendar Number 409
 4/16/2015Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/16/2015(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/10/2015(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/15/15 5:00 PM
 3/30/2015(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/27/2015(JUD)Joint Favorable
 2/27/2015Public Hearing 03/04
 2/26/2015Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary
 2/25/2015Drafted by Committee
 2/4/2015(JUD)Vote to Draft
 1/26/2015Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of SB-796

Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.
Sen. Eric D. Coleman, 2nd Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Mae Flexer, 29th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn Moore, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Gary A. Winfield, 10th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Rick Lopes, 24th Dist.
Rep. David K. Labriola, 131st Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. Mary G. Fritz, 90th Dist.
Rep. Terry B. Adams, 146th Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Sen. Terry B. Gerratana, 6th Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.

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