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Georgia

Contact Information

Voices for Georgia's Children is a nonprofit child policy and advocacy organization that envisions a Georgia where children are safe, healthy, educated, employable and connected to their family and community.

Primary Contact Name: Polly McKinney
Position: Advocacy Director
Additional Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Phone: 404-521-0311
 
 

Legislation

Bill Number: HB 242

Type of Reform

Jail Removal – Required that youth under 17 who are transferred to an adult court shall still be held in a facility for the detention of youth. 

Year: 2013

Bill Number: 1059

Type of Reform

Sentencing Reform – Established an exception to the mandatory minimum sentences for sex offenders in cases where the victim is 13 to 15 years old, the offender is 18 years old or younger, and the age difference between the two is no more than four years.

Year: 2006


Reports

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