Juvenile justice

On recommitment, the House Ways and Means Committee heard SB 368 authored by Sen. Tallian and sponsored by Rep, McNamara on juvenile justice.  Sen. Tallian introduced the legislation, which provides for the automatic expungement of certain juvenile offenses when a child … [Read more...]

Juvenile justice

The House Courts and Criminal Code Committee heard SB 368 sponsored by Rep. McNamara and Rep. Pierce regarding juvenile justice.  The author, Sen. Tallian, introduced the bill which provides for the automatic expungement of certain juvenile offenses when a child reaches … [Read more...]

Juvenile court jurisdiction

The Senate Corrections and Criminal Law Committee heard HB 1256 sponsored by Sen. M. Young regarding juvenile court jurisdiction.  Author Rep. McNamara presented the bill which provides that a child who: (1) commits indecent display by a youth; or (2) commits dangerous … [Read more...]

Adult and juvenile court jurisdiction

The Senate Corrections and Criminal Law Committee heard HB 1198 regarding adult and juvenile court jurisdiction, sponsored by Sen. M. Young.  Rep. McNamara presented the bill, which provides that a complaint, indictment, or information for child molesting, vicarious … [Read more...]

Mid-Session: Juvenile Law

The following juvenile law bills passed out of their originating house: SB 301 Child services oversight committee Previous blog post: http://indianacourts.us/legislative/?p=3311 Floor amendments: Deletes legislative committee for oversight of child services, … [Read more...]

Child services oversight committee

The Senate Family and Children Services Committee heard SB 301 on legislative committee for oversight of child services authored by Sen. Houchin. The bill: Establishes the child services oversight committee (committee). Requires the committee to review case … [Read more...]

Juvenile justice

The Senate Corrections and Criminal Law Committee heard SB 368 authored by Sen. Tallian regarding juvenile justice. The bill requires the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute to track the number of children committed to jail. The bill repeals the juvenile direct file … [Read more...]

Adult and juvenile court jurisdiction

The House Courts and Criminal Code Committee heard HB 1198 authored by Rep. McNamara and Rep. Steuerwald regarding adult and juvenile court jurisdiction.  The bill provides that a complaint, indictment, or information for child molesting, vicarious sexual gratification, … [Read more...]