Bill Status of HB1253 9th General Assembly
Short Description: CD CORR-JUVENILE PAROLE
Rep. Robyn Gabel - Kelly M. Cassidy, Arthur Turner, Marcus C. Evans, Jr. and Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
|Session Sine Die
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that unless sooner terminated by the Prisoner Review Board when the Board determines that the juvenile is likely to remain at liberty without committing another offense, the parole period of a juvenile committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice under the Juvenile Court Act of 1987 shall extend to the lesser of: (1) until he or she is 21 years of age, or (2) the parole or mandatory supervised release term for the commission of the same act that would be an offense if committed by an adult.