CHAPTER NO. 782
HOUSE BILL NO. 2517
By Representatives Chumney, Brown, Scroggs, Goins, Fitzhugh, Brenda Turner, Hargett
Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 2671
By Senator Kyle
AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 37-1-134, relative to the transfer of certain delinquent juveniles to criminal court for disposition as an adult.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:
SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 37-1-134, is amended by adding the following new subpart to subsection (b):
( ) Whether the child's conduct would be a criminal gang offense, as defined in Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 40-35-121, if committed by an adult;
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 1998, the public welfare requiring it.
April 9, 1998
APPROVED this 22nd day of April 1998