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Criminal Procedure - Pretrial Release - Reform

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Altering a requirement for the construction of a specified provision of law relating to pretrial release of a specified defendant on personal recognizance and unsecured bond; requiring a judicial officer to impose a specified condition or combination of conditions of release under specified circumstances; authorizing a judicial officer to impose one or more specified nonfinancial conditions of release under specified circumstances; providing that a judicial officer may impose financial conditions only under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Kelley
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1390
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Bail
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
District Courts
Pretrial Detention or Release
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(5-101, 5-201, 5-202, 5-205, 5-206)

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November 28, 2017 1:13 P.M.