Summary of the Introduced Bill

HB 215 -- Juvenile Courts

Sponsor:  Stevenson

Currently, in Chapter 211, RSMo, relating to juvenile courts, an
"adult" is defined as a person 17 years of age or older and a
"child" is defined as an individual younger than 17 years of age.
This bill changes the age to 18 in both definitions.

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94th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
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