- Criminal Procedure – Pretrial Release – Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer (Police Protection Act)
- Sponsored by
- Senators Ready, Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Jennings, Norman, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, and Waugh
- In the Senate - Hearing 2/28 at 3:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Prohibiting a District Court commissioner from authorizing the pretrial release of a defendant who is charged with assault in the first degree or assault in the second degree against a victim who is a law enforcement officer; providing that a judge may authorize the pretrial release of a certain defendant on suitable bail or certain other conditions or both; requiring a judge to order the continued detention of a defendant who is considered a flight risk or one who poses a danger to another person or community; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
( 5-202 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:35 PM