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2019 Senate Bill 100: Juvenile justice “raise the age” reform

Public Act 113 of 2019

Introduced by Sen. Jim Runestad (R) on February 7, 2019
To raise the age of a defendant from age 17 to age 18 in the factors considered when determining 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 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-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
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.
Received in the Senate on October 16, 2019
Passed 36 to 2 in the Senate on October 16, 2019.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on October 31, 2019

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