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2019 Senate Bill 101: Juvenile justice “raise the age” reform

Public Act 114 of 2019

Introduced by Sen. Peter Lucido (R) on February 7, 2019
To require counties to choose one of two methods outlined in the bill to get reimbursements from the state for the cost of providing juvenile justice services to young people charged with a crime, assuming bills are passed to no longer automatically treat minors who commit certain crimes as adults. This is part of a broader "raise the age" juvenile justice reform effort.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on February 7, 2019
Reported in the Senate on April 23, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 36 to 2 in the Senate on April 24, 2019.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To require the state to reimburse counties for the cost of providing juvenile justice services to young people charged with a crime, assuming bills are passed to no longer automatically treat minors who commit certain crimes as adults. This is part of a broader "raise the age" juvenile justice reform effort.
Received in the House on April 24, 2019
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on April 24, 2019
Reported in the House on October 15, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 98 to 10 in the House on October 15, 2019.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To require the state to reimburse counties for the cost of providing juvenile justice services to young people charged with a crime, assuming bills are passed to no longer automatically treat minors who commit certain crimes as adults. Specifically, under this bill and Senate Bill 102, counties would get 100 percent reimbursement from the state until October 2025, when the issue would be reviewed using cost data the legislation requires be assembled. This is part of a broader "raise the age" juvenile justice reform effort.
Received in the Senate on October 16, 2019
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on October 31, 2019

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