HB 1481

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2023 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Juvenile delinquency.


Provides that juvenile law concerning delinquency does not apply to a child who: (1) is less than 10 years of age; or (2) is 10 or 11 years of age, unless the child is alleged to have committed a delinquent act that would be murder if committed by an adult. Provides that a child less than 12 years of age may be prosecuted for commission of certain delinquent acts only under specified circumstances. Requires the court in a delinquency proceeding regarding a child who: (1) is 10 or 11 years of age; and (2) is alleged to have committed an act that would be murder if committed by an adult; to order a competency evaluation of the child.

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Jan 17, 2023


Authored by Representative Shackleford


First reading: referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
courts and criminal code

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1481.01.INTR.FN001 PDF


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