Status Summary

The bill was heard and passed in the Senate Human Services Committee, sent to Senate Rules, pulled in Rules, and passed by the Senate on third reading. On 2/9, first reading in the House, referred to Early Learning & Human Services. Scheduled for public hearing in the House Committee on Early Learning & Human Services on 2/16. Exec action taken on 2/20; passed with amendment(s). Referred to Rules on 2/23. On 2/26, Rules relieved of further consideration and placed on second reading. The bill has not yet come up for a vote. No further action as of 3/8.. The bill is dead. (updated 3/8)

Legislative Session

2018

Status

Died

Sponsor

Sen. Darneille

The bill as passed by the Senate does the following:

Announces policy to phase out use of juvenile detention for status offenders by July 1, 2020. 
Eliminates option of juvenile detention for contempt of a truancy order effective July 1, 2019. 
Eliminates option of juvenile detention for contempt of an At-Risk Youth or dependency order effective July 1, 2020. 
Requires status offenders in detention to be separated from juveniles detained pursuant to criminal law violations until July 1, 2020.