Introduced by Sen. Bruce Caswell (R) on June 10, 2014, to give a court with jurisdiction over a juvenile's care and supervision the authority to issue orders affecting a “party” if these are considered necessary, with "party" defined as the petitioner and the juvenile in a delinquency proceeding; and in a child protective proceeding, the petitioner, child, respondent, parent or guardian, and a child caring institution or child placing agency under contract with the state.
Referred to the Senate Families, Seniors & Human Services Committee on June 10, 2014.
Reported in the Senate on October 1, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered by Sen. Bruce Caswell (R) on November 12, 2014, to replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 12, 2014.