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HB 0052 - Juvenile proceedings; arrest and detention of accused children; change provisions

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Forster,Ronald 3rd
Last Action: 1/22/2007 - House Second Readers
House Committee: JudyNC
Assigned To:
05. Superior CourtsNext Bill
07. Juvenile CourtsNext Bill

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

Amend Part 5 of Article 1 of Chapter 11 of Title 15.  Change provisions relating to interim control or detention of accused children.  Interim control or detention shall not be imposed on an accused child under the age of 16; instead, the child shall be released immediately to the child�s parents, guardian, or other custodian upon such person�s promise to bring the child before the court when requested.

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