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Introduced Version Senate Bill 341 History

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Senate Bill No. 341

(By Senators Kessler and White)

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[Introduced February 24, 2009; referred to the Committee on the Judiciary; and then to the Committee on Finance.]

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A BILL to amend and reenact §49-7-32 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to transferring the authority to administer the juvenile justice database from the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety to the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §49-7-32 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 7. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
§49-7-32. Juvenile justice database.
The criminal justice and highway safety division of the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals is responsible for collecting, compiling and disseminating information in the juvenile justice database. theretofore maintained by the facilities review panel of the juvenile justice committee. Accordingly, and notwithstanding Notwithstanding any other provision of this code to the contrary, the division shall be granted court shall grant the Division of Criminal Justice Services access to confidential juvenile records for the limited purpose of collecting statistical data: continuing maintenance of the juvenile justice database Provided, That the division shall keep such the records confidential and not publish any information that would identify any individual juvenile.


NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to transfer the authority to administer the juvenile justice database from the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety to the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.

Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from the present law, and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.
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