2014 Senate Bill 989

Suspend parent liability if parents were juvenile offender's victim

Introduced in the Senate

June 11, 2014

Introduced by Sen. John Pappageorge (R-13)

To revise a law making the parents of a juvenile delinquent liable for costs related to the juvenile’s care if the parents were the victim of the juvenile’s crime.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary

Sept. 18, 2014

Reported without amendment

With the recommendation that the bill pass.

Oct. 1, 2014

Passed in the Senate 36 to 0 (details)

Received in the House

Oct. 2, 2014

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary