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HB 5401 — Shared County and State Responsibility for Juvenile Detention

by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee and Rep. Glorioso (SB 1966 by Budget Committee)

This summary is provided for information only and does not represent the opinion of any Senator, Senate Officer, or Senate Office.

Prepared by: Budget Committee (BC)

This bill modifies the definition of the term “detention care” to include respite beds for juveniles charged with a domestic violence crime. 

If approved by the Governor, these provisions take effect upon becoming law.

Vote: Senate 38-1; House 116-0