SB2598. Juvenile Detention Efficiency and Center Licensing Act of 2012; create.

Mississippi Legislature. 2012 Regular Session. Senate.

Introduced:
Feb 20, 2012
Last Action:
May 23, 2012
Approved by Governor
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History

Feb 20, 2012: Referred To Corrections

Mar 06, 2012: Title Suff Do Pass Comm Sub

Mar 14, 2012: Committee Substitute Adopted

Mar 14, 2012: Amended

Mar 14, 2012: Passed As Amended

Mar 16, 2012: Transmitted To House

Mar 21, 2012: Referred To Youth and Family Affairs;Corrections

Mar 26, 2012: DR - TSDPAA: YF To CN

Apr 02, 2012: DR - TSDPAA: CN To YF

Apr 02, 2012: Title Suff Do Pass As Amended

Apr 10, 2012: Amended

Apr 10, 2012: Passed As Amended

Apr 13, 2012: Returned For Concurrence

Apr 20, 2012: Decline to Concur/Invite Conf

Apr 24, 2012: Conferees Named Jackson (32nd),Simmons (13th),Tollison

Apr 25, 2012: Conferees Named Hines,Thomas,Barton

Apr 25, 2012: Conferees Named Hines,Thomas,Morgan

Apr 30, 2012: Conference Report Filed

Apr 30, 2012: Conference Report Filed

May 01, 2012: Conference Report Adopted

May 01, 2012: Conference Report Adopted

May 07, 2012: Enrolled Bill Signed

May 08, 2012: Enrolled Bill Signed

May 08, 2012: Due From Governor 05/25/12

May 23, 2012: Approved by Governor

Summary

AN ACT TO CREATE THE JUVENILE DETENTION REFORM ACT OF 2012; TO AMEND SECTION 43-21-301, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REQUIRE A YOUTH COURT JUDGE OR HIS DESIGNEE TO ISSUE AN ORDER BEFORE A CHILD MAY BE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY; TO AMEND SECTION 43-21-321, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REQUIRE EACH JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER TO BE LICENSED ON A YEARLY BASIS; TO PROVIDE THAT SUCH LICENSING REQUIREMENTS BE MADE BY THE JUVENILE DETENTION ALTERNATIVES TASK FORCE; TO REQUIRE CERTAIN STANDARDS FOR JUVENILE DETENTION CENTERS REGARDING DETAINING YOUTH IN LOCKED CELLS; TO ESTABLISH THE JUVENILE DETENTION ALTERNATIVES TASK FORCE AND ITS ADVISORY GROUP; TO PRESCRIBE THEIR MEMBERSHIP AND DUTIES; TO AMEND SECTION 43-21-159, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE JURISDICTION OF THE YOUTH COURTS WITH RESPECT TO IMPLIED CONSENT LAW VIOLATIONS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.