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65177E3ECF3C879D872583E80008EA8F Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-108

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
Date Apr 25, 2019      
Location HCR 0112



SB19-108 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


07:37:27 PM  

Representatives Michaelson Jenet and Soper, prime sponsors, presented Senate Bill 19-108, concerning changes to improve outcomes for youth in the juvenile justice system.  Representatives Michaelson Jenet and Soper read statements supporting the bill.

07:45:18 PM  

The following persons testified regarding SB 19-108:

Ms. Elise Logemann, representing the ACLU, testified in support of the bill.

Mr. Joe Thome, representing the Department of Public Safety, testified in support of the bill.

Ms. Dana Wilkes, representing the Division of Probation Services, testified in support of the bill. Discussion ensued regarding certain tools for assessing the proper placement of juveniles within the juvenile justice system, and diversion for juveniles.

08:05:30 PM  

The committee considered amendment L.010 (Attachment D) and L.011 (Attachment E).



08:05:47 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.010
Moved Soper
Seconded Gonzales-Gutierrez
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Carver
Galindo
Gonzales-Gutierrez
McKean
Roberts
Soper
Tipper
Herod Excused
Weissman
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


08:06:21 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.011
Moved Soper
Seconded Gonzales-Gutierrez
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Carver
Galindo
Gonzales-Gutierrez
McKean
Roberts
Soper
Tipper
Herod Excused
Weissman
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
08:07:41 PM  

The committee considered amendment L.014 (Attachment F).



08:08:05 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.014
Moved Soper
Seconded Gonzales-Gutierrez
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Carver
Galindo
Gonzales-Gutierrez
McKean
Roberts
Soper
Tipper
Herod Excused
Weissman
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
08:08:08 PM  

The committee considered amendments L.015 (Attachment G) and L.018 (Attachment H).



08:09:38 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.018
Moved Soper
Seconded Gonzales-Gutierrez
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Carver
Galindo
Gonzales-Gutierrez
McKean
Roberts
Soper
Tipper
Herod Excused
Weissman
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


08:10:03 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.015
Moved Soper
Seconded Gonzales-Gutierrez
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Carver
Galindo
Gonzales-Gutierrez
McKean
Roberts
Soper
Tipper
Herod Excused
Weissman
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
08:10:05 PM  

Representatives Soper and Michaelson Jenet provided closing remarks in support of SB 19-108. The committee discussed the merits of the bill.



08:15:28 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-108, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Soper
Seconded McKean
Benavidez Yes
Bockenfeld Yes
Carver Yes
Galindo Yes
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
McKean Yes
Roberts Yes
Soper Yes
Tipper Yes
Herod Excused
Weissman Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS