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2009 House Bill 4139: Authorize fines and counseling for parents of violent juveniles
Introduced by Rep. Shanelle Jackson D- on February 4, 2009
To establish that if a juvenile commits a crime that involves a violent act or a threat of a violent act against another juvenile, in addition to any other penalties or court orders, a court may assess a fine of $1,000 against the juvenile or his or her parent, guardian, or custodian, and may order the juvenile and his or her parent, guardian, or custodian to attend a minimum of three months of counseling.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on February 4, 2009