Bill Status of HB5381 94th General Assembly
Short Description: JUV CT&CD CORR-SCHOOL
Rep. Annazette Collins - Paul D. Froehlich - Monique D. Davis
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that if a person convicted of or adjudicated delinquent for an offense is under 21 years of age and has not received a high school diploma or a General Educational Development (GED) certificate, the court shall order that person to attend school or courses that lead to a high school diploma or the receipt of a General Educational Development (GED) certificate until the person has attained 21 years of age. This provision does not apply to a person who is determined by the court to be developmentally disabled or otherwise mentally incapable of completing the educational requirements.