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RSC (2012-5) Juvenile Justice
HB 1122 crossfiled with SB 761 which requires that a juvenile waived to adult court must not be sent to adult detention, was reported favorably by the House. SB 761 has been heard in the Judicial Proceedings Committee, but no further action has been taken.
SB 245 which authorizes the Department of Juvenile Services to replace a juvenile without a court hearing has passed the Senate and will be heard in the Judiciary Committee of the House on 3/28.