Intake process, etc.; statements made by child to an intake officer or probation officer. (SB67)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)

Progress

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

Description

Statements made by child to an intake officer or probation officer. Provides that a statement made by a child during or after the intake process, or during or after a mental health screening or other court-ordered evaluation or assessment, and prior to a hearing on the merits of a petition field against the child, shall not be admissible at any stage of the proceedings. Current law limits such period of time to those statements made during the intake process, or during a mental health screening or assessment, and prior to a hearing on the merits of a petition filed against the child. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/30/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100304D
11/30/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2018Committee substitute printed to LIS only 18105588D-S1
01/22/2018Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (7-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)