MD HB1255 | 2017 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on February 10 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2017-03-06 - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requiring the Department of Juvenile Services to adopt regulations applicable to specified facilities that specify policies for the use of mechanical restraints on children; authorizing the transport of a child to or from a detention facility or hardware secure facility in mechanical restraints, except under specified circumstances and subject to specified conditions; requiring, on or before September 30 annually, the Department to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on each transport of a child in mechanical restraints; etc.

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Title

Juveniles - Mechanical Restraints

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-03-06HouseUnfavorable Report by Judiciary
2017-02-23HouseHearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
2017-02-10HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Subjects


Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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