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  • Sen. Dick Sears, Chair
  • Sen. Philip Baruth, Vice Chair
  • Sen. Jeanette K. White
  • Sen. Alice W. Nitka, Clerk
  • Sen. Joe Benning

Senate Committee on Judiciary





November 8, 2021

Last Updated 11/8/2021 8:21 AM


Meeting will be livestreamed  here






Monday, November 8, 2021

10:00 AM                   Raise the Age/Youthful Offender

Proposals for future legislation

Jennifer Poehlmann, Executive Director, Center for Crime Victim Services

Jessica Barquist, Director of Policy and Organizing, Vermont Network Against Domestic & Sexual Violence

Marshall Pahl, Appellate and Juvenile Defender, Defender General's Office

Evan Meenan, Deputy Director, State's Attorneys and Sheriffs' Dept. (11:00 AM)

Sean Brown, Commissioner, Department for Children and Families

Tyler Allen, Adolescent Services Director, DCF, Family Services Division

Katarina Lisaius, Senior Advisor to the Commissioner, Department for Children and Families


12:00 PM                   Lunch


1:00 PM                   Committee Discussion

Consideration of proposals

Erik FitzPatrick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel


3:00 PM                   Adjourn


If you have any questions or comments, please contact

 Mike Ferrant at mferrant@leg.state.vt.us