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Bill Title

An Act to amend and reenact § 16.1-244 of the Code of Virginia, relating to concurrent jurisdiction of juvenile and circuit courts.: HB 1915


Concurrent Juvenile Jurisdiction
Passed 03/16/2003


Jurisdiction of cases involving violations of federal law by a child shall be concurrent, the key being that concurrent jurisdiction is automatic once exclusive federal jurisdiction is waived by the United States Department of Justice.


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