House Bill 568

Last Action to Judiciary (H)
Title AN ACT relating to juvenile justice.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 2074
Sponsor K. Flood
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 600.020 to define "valid court order" as one that is effective for a period of no more than 12 months; amend KRS 610.265, 630.010, and 630.080 to clarify that status offenders may only be securely detained for a period of 24 hours, exclusive of weekends and holidays, prior to their first court appearance and may not be securely detained thereafter unless following an adjudication hearing for contempt; amend KRS 630.050 and 630.060 to require inclusion of assessment, counseling, and treatment documentation when a person files a beyond-control, runaway, or truancy complaint.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Mandate - Status offenders, detention of
Children and Minors - Status offenders, detention of
Courts, District - Status offenders, detention of
Courts, Family - Status offenders, detention of
Prosecutors - Status offenders, detention of
Public Advocate - Status offenders, detention of


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