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Bill Title

An Act Establishing Concurrent Jurisdiction with the Federal Courts in Certain Juvenile Matters: LD 2171


Concurrent Juvenile Jurisdiction
Passed 04/09/2024


The jurisdiction of the Juvenile Court is concurrent with that of a federal court sitting in the State of Maine over proceedings involving an alleged violation of federal law committed by a juvenile on a military installation of the United States Department of Defense, so long as the violation of federal law is also a juvenile crime as defined in Maine State Law.

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