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HB 116: Juvenile Code; provide superior court with exclusive original jurisdiction for cases involving aggravated assault; provisions

Voted on Monday February 27, 2017

John Pezold's thoughts

This bill provides for a child 13-17 to be tried in adult Superior Court if they are charged with Aggravated assault with a firearm on peace officer/correctional officer or Aggravated battery of a police officer/correctional officer.

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John Pezold's Vote

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 130 72.2% Majority Vote
Nay 36 20%
Did not vote 4 2.2%
Excused 10 5.6%