CS/HB 7035: Juvenile Sentencing
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Grant ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Berman ; Campbell
Juvenile Sentencing; Provides criminal penalties applicable for certain serious felonies by juveniles; requires judge to consider specified factors before determining if life imprisonment is appropriate; provides review of sentences for specified offenders; provides for proceedings for determining if life imprisonment is appropriate for offender convicted of certain offenses; provides sentence review proceedings after specified period by original sentencing court for certain offenders; provides for subsequent reviews; requires DOC to notify offender of eligibility for sentence review; entitles offender to counsel; provides factors to be considered in sentence review; requires court to modify sentence if certain factors found; requires court to impose probation if sentence modified; requires written findings if court declines to modify sentence.
Last Action: 6/20/2014 - Chapter No. 2014-220
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 124
• Introduced -HJ 124
• On Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/11/14, 9:30 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 2 -HJ 252
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 252
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/21/14, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
• CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 339
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 335
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 387
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/01/14
• Read 2nd time -HJ 415
• Amendment(s) adopted (712565) -HJ 417
• Read 3rd time -HJ 417
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 117 NAYS 0 -HJ 417
• In Messages
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 454
• Received -SJ 454
• Withdrawn from Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 496
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 496
• Substituted for CS/SB 384 -SJ 496
• Read 2nd time -SJ 496
• Amendment(s) adopted (978768) -SJ 496
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 574
• Amendment(s) reconsidered, adopted (841792) -SJ 575
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 36 NAYS 0 -SJ 577
• In returning messages
• Was taken up -HJ 1008
• Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (841792)
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 115 NAYS 0 -HJ 1010
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 1010
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2014-220
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