Senate committee passes Vukmir, Sanfelippo crime bills

Six of eight bills in a GOP Victim Prevention Package passed the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee today, over concerns from Dem members.
The bills, from Sen. Leah Vukmir, R-Brookfield, and Rep. Joe Sanfelippo, R-New Berlin, are part of a package that looks to up some minimum sentences and target juveniles and other young people who commit crimes, among other things.
Meanwhile, the two remaining bills, which were also scheduled to be voted on today, were pushed back to an exec session set for Thursday after a late amendment for each came in.
Those bills set for consideration Thursda...

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