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Repeal Youth Incarceration Bill

House Bill Number: 

House Bill 50 would repeal portions of the problematic "Youth Incarceration" Bill that became law during the 2018 legislative session.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Rep. Attica Scott

The 2018 Youth Incarceration bill layered on the punishment against young people who are alleged to have ever had a gang association. It promoted racial profiling and focuses on punishment rather than prevention.

KFTC's Position: 
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