States That Have Repealed Youth Fees & Fines

Since 2015, juvenile fees & fines reforms have undergone significant changes. The Debt Free Justice campaign aimed to abolish fees and fines for youth in the juvenile legal system, driven by the pursuit of racial and economic equity. These maps provide a comprehensive understanding of campaign advancements nationwide. The majority of reforms described here impact the juvenile legal system. Some legislation reflected in these maps also impact youth in the adult system or the dependency system.