2015-2016 Legislation Introduced
Criminal procedure; youthful trainees; eligibility criteria for youthful trainee program; modify. Amends sec. 11, ch. II of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 762.11).
Sponsor: Harvey Santana
Co-sponsor: LaTanya Garrett
Extends the age for Holmes Youthful Trainee (HYTA) eligibility up to 24. Requires that the Prosecutor must agree to individual 21, up to the age of 24 receiving HYTA status.
The court may require the individual to maintain employment or be attending school.
Would allow the court to place individual on electronic monitoring if the individual was 21, up to the age of 24 at the time of the offense.
Criminal procedure; other; stalking offenders registry; create. Creates a new act.
Sponsor: Fred Durhal III
Co-sponsors: Phil Phelps, Charles Smiley, George Darany, Tim Greimel, Andy Schor, Harvey Santana, Alberta Tinsley-Talabi, Brandon Dillon, Adam Zemke, John Chirkun, Jim Townsend, Wendell Byrd, Leslie Love, Robert Kosowski
Would create an online public registry of individuals convicted of “stalking crimes”, similar to the existing sex offender registry. The bill prescribes registration requirements, procedures, fees, penalties and more. The requirement to register would be for 25 years or life, depending upon what other factors were involved in the crime (murder, etc).
Criminal procedure; youthful trainees; revocation of trainee status under Holmes youthful trainee act for committing certain subsequent crimes; provide for. Amends sec. 12, ch. II of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 762.12).
Sponsor: Kurt Heise
Co-sponsor: Harvey Santana
Would amend the Holmes Youthful Trainee Act (HYTA) to require a court to terminate its consideration of the individual as a youthful trainee and, once having assigned the individual to the status of youthful trainee, revoke that status, if – during the period of consideration or assignment – the individual is convicted certain crimes.
Criminal procedure; probation; fixing period and conditions of probation; modify. Amends secs. 2, 4 & 14, ch. XI & secs. 2, 3 & 5, ch. XIA of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 771.2 et seq.).
Sponsor: Martin Howrylak
Co-sponsors: Kurt Heise, Tim Kelly, Anthony Forlini, Michael Webber, Dave Pagel
Among other things this legislation would mandate that all CSC’s (750.520b-750.520j) would require a mandatory 5 year probation.
Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; statute of limitations extension for first degree criminal sexual conduct against a child; make retroactive. Amends sec. 24, ch. VII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 767.24).
Sponsor: Holly Hughes
Co-sponsor: Pam Faris
Removes any possible statute of limitations on a violation of first degree CSC if the victim was under the age of 18, making this retroactive.