.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 807, the first engrossment, as follows:
Page 5, before line 30, insert:
"Sec. 4. [260B.1755] LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVERSION OF NONVIOLENT
1.4JUVENILE OFFENDERS AUTHORIZED.
1.5(a) A peace officer may refer a child that the officer has the lawful authority to arrest
1.6or has arrested to a diversion program that the law enforcement agency with jurisdiction
1.7over the child deems appropriate.
1.8(b) This section applies only to nonviolent offenses and does not apply to peace
1.9officers acting pursuant to an order or warrant described in section 260B.175, subdivision
1.101, paragraph (a), or other court order to take a child into custody.
1.11(c) A diversion program authorized by this section may defer prosecution of
1.12juvenile offenders who agree to complete appropriate conditions. Upon completion of
1.13the conditions, the charge shall be dismissed. Both petty offenders and delinquents
1.14may be diverted.
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title accordingly