National Center for Youth Law

Legislation Strategies

Decriminalization of Child Sex Trafficking Victims - Senate Bill 1322

In 2016, California signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 1322 which precludes minor victims of commercial sexual exploitation from being

Youth Offender Parole - California SB 260 and SB 261

NCYL is working nationally and in California to ban juvenile life without parole. Until 2012, the United States and Somalia

The Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act of 2016 - Proposition 57

This California ballot measure adopted in 2016 will enhance public safety and help California replace its costly over reliance on 

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