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Civil Actions - Body Attachment - Procedures

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Senator Smith


In the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a judicial officer to give a certain individual taken into custody on a body attachment the opportunity to make a complete declaration on a certain form; requiring a judicial officer to release an individual on personal recognizance without any additional conditions, advise the individual of certain matters, and provide a copy of a certain declaration to a certain judgment creditor; authorizing a judicial officer to release an individual on personal recognizance under certain circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Smith, Benson, Conway, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Kagan, Lee, McFadden, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Ramirez, and Robinson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1081
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Court of Appeals
Pretrial Detention or Release
Process Serving
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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March 30, 2018 11:13 A.M.