House Bill 794/Senate Bill 775: Juvenile Offenders

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House Bill 794/Senate Bill 775: Juvenile Offenders
House Senate
Sponsors:
Sparks
Sponsors:
Beavers
Summary:

As introduced, prohibits interrogation or interview of a child who has been taken into custody due to suspicion that the child committed a delinquent act or unruly conduct except in the presence of the child's legal counsel, parent, guardian, or custodian. This right may not be waived by the child.

Summary:

As introduced, prohibits interrogation or interview of a child who has been taken into custody due to suspicion that the child committed a delinquent act or unruly conduct except in the presence of the child's legal counsel, parent, guardian, or custodian. This right may not be waived by the child.

Status:
2/09/2017 Introduced, passed 1st consideration
Status:
2/09/2017 Introduced, passed 1st consideration
HSLDA's Position:
Support.
HSLDA's Position:
Support.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

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House Bill History

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Senate Bill Text

Senate Bill History