CS/SB 92: Reducing or Suspending the Sentence of a Juvenile Offender
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Joyner ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sachs ; Rich
Reducing or Suspending the Sentence of a Juvenile Offender; Citing this act as the "Second Chance for Children Act"; providing that a juvenile offender who was 17 years of age or younger at the time of committing one or more nonhomicide offenses and who was sentenced to 10 or more years of imprisonment may be eligible for a reduced or suspended sentence; providing that the juvenile offender may petition the court after a specified age for a hearing to reduce or suspend the sentence; setting forth the eligibility criteria to reduce or suspend a sentence; authorizing the juvenile offender to petition for subsequent sentencing hearings if the court does not reduce or suspend the juvenile offender’s sentence, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations
Location: In committee/council (BJA)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations (BJA)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Budget -SJ 17
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 11/03/11, 10:30 am, 37 Senate Office Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 112
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Budget -SJ 112
• Subreferred to Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations -SJ 108
• Now in Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations
• Introduced -SJ 17
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 99
• On Committee agenda-- Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations, 01/24/12, 1:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• Died in Budget Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations
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