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Senate Bill 0097

Senate Bill 0097

ARCHIVE (2001)

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DIGEST OF SB97 (Updated February 6, 2001 2:15 PM - DI 84)

Curfew law. Makes additional defenses available to a child who is cited for a curfew violation, including engaged in an activity protected by federal or state law, including conduct involving the free exercise of religion, freedom of speech, and the right of assembly. Specifies that unless necessary to protect a child or the community, a law enforcement officer detaining a child for a curfew violation shall make a good faith effort to release the child to the child's parent, guardian, or custodian. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the interim study committee on juvenile and restorative justice.)
    Current Status:
    In Committee - 2nd House
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