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SB 6390: Relating to forming the juvenile sentencing task force to review and make recommendations regarding juvenile sentencing matters

SB 6390 establishes a task force to examine juvenile sentencing reform. The task force is directed to review juvenile sentencing as it relates to the intersection of the adult and juvenile justice systems and make recommendations for reform that promote improved outcomes for youth, public safety, and taxpayer resources.  Areas to be reviewed are delineated in the bill.  The findings and recommendations are to be reported to the Governor and appropriate legislative committees by Dec. 1, 2014.