CS/HB 783 (2015) -  Charging Youths as Adults in Criminal Proceedings

by Criminal Justice Subcommittee and Edwards-Walpole and Pilon and Powell (CO-SPONSORS) Antone; Bracy; Pafford; Spano; Watson, C.
Specifies offenses that allow state attorney to file information for specified juvenile offenders; prohibits filing informations for juveniles with certain conditions; specifies effects of direct file; prohibits certain juvenile offenders from being transferred to adult court; requires DJJ to collect specified data & make report; specifies minimum age for indictment of juvenile for certain offenses; prohibits certain juvenile offenders from being transferred to adult court; deletes provisions relating to sentencing of juveniles as adults for certain offenses; revises provisions relating to transfer of other pending felony charges when child has been indicted; revises factors to be considered in determining whether to impose juvenile or adult sanctions for violations of law by juvenile; requires court to consider specified reports in hearing on such sentencing; revises provisions relating to sentencing alternatives.
Effective Date: July 1, 2015
Last Event: Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 1:15 PM

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Chamber Committee
Chamber: House Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee 3/20/2015 12:01:18 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee 3/13/2015 12:24:35 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 04/28/2015 - 1:15 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/23/2015 - 7:03 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 03/23/2015 - 7:03 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/23/2015 - 7:03 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/20/2015 - 5:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 03/20/2015 - 12:06 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Time: 03/20/2015 - 12:06 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 03/20/2015 - 12:04 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 03/16/2015 - 8:05 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Criminal Justice Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/12/2015 - 4:08 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/03/2015 - 10:37 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 02/26/2015 - 4:18 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 02/26/2015 - 4:18 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 02/26/2015 - 4:18 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 02/26/2015 - 4:18 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 02/17/2015 - 8:57 AM Member: Edwards-Walpole Committee: Version: __