2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 127
Juvenile Proceedings; revise provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to courts, so as to substantially revise, supersede, and modernize provisions relating to juvenile proceedings; to provide for purpose statements; to provide for definitions; to provide for general provisions; to provide for juvenile court administration; to provide for dependency proceedings; to provide for venue; to provide for termination of parental rights; to provide for children in need of services; to provide for delinquency; to amend the Official Code of Georgia Annotated so as to conform provisions to the new Chapter 11 of Title 15 and correct cross-references; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/17/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/16/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/23/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/22/2011 - Senate Hopper