GA SB476 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on February 22 2018 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-02-23 - Senate Read and Referred
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Juvenile Code, so as to add to the superior court's exclusive original jurisdiction the trial of any child 13 to 17 years of age who is alleged to have committed the offense of aggravated assault with a firearm; to clarify definitions in light of the jurisdictional changes; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Juvenile Code; trial of any child 13 to 17 years of age; offense of aggravated assault with a firearm; superior court's exclusive original jurisdiction; add



2018-02-23SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-22SenateSenate Hopper

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