Juveniles; post-dispositional detention in secure local facility. (SB1154)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Post-dispositional detention of juvenile in secure local facility. Changes the period of time for which a court may order the confinement in a detention home or secure facility of a juvenile who has been found to have committed an offense that if committed by an adult would be punishable by confinement in a state or local correctional facility from a period not to exceed six months for any crime to a period not to exceed six months for a misdemeanor and a period not to exceed 12 months for a felony. The bill also requires any juvenile placed in post-dispositional detention for a period of more than 90 days to have an individualized plan for the provision of educational, treatment, and rehabilitative services. Amends § 16.1-284.1, § 2.2-5211, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/29/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103072D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2013Rereferred from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Rereferred to Finance
01/29/2013Passed by indefinitely in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)