Bill Status of SB1609 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: JUV CT STOLEN MOTOR VEHICLE
Sen. Bill Cunningham
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that if a law enforcement officer detains a minor for an act that if committed by an adult would constitute vehicular hijacking, aggravated vehicular hijacking, or possession of a stolen motor vehicle, the officer shall deliver the minor to the nearest juvenile officer. Provides that the juvenile officer shall deliver the minor to the court or other place designated by rule or order. Provides that the minor shall be brought before a judicial officer within 40 hours, exclusive of Saturdays, Sundays, and court-designated holidays for a detention hearing to determine whether he or she shall be further held in custody. Makes other changes.