Introduced by Sen. Jim Runestad (R) on February 7, 2019
To raise the age of a defendant from age 17 to age 18 in the factors considered when determining court jurisdiction over a minor accused of certain crimes. This is part of a broader "raise the age" juvenile justice reform effort. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on February 7, 2019
Reported in the Senate on April 23, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.