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2019 House Bill 4133: Juvenile justice “raise the age” reforms

Public Act 98 of 2019

Introduced by Rep. Roger Hauck (R) on February 6, 2019
To raise the age of defendants from age 17 to age 18 in the factors considered when determining juvenile vs. adult court jurisdiction over a minor accused of certain crimes. This is part of a broader "raise the age" juvenile justice reform effort.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on February 6, 2019
Reported in the House on April 16, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the Senate on April 30, 2019
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on April 30, 2019
Reported in the Senate on October 15, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the House on October 16, 2019
Passed 104 to 6 in the House on October 16, 2019.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on October 31, 2019

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