HB0153

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Office of the Public Defender - Representation at Bail Hearing - Provisional

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anderson

Status:

In the House - Conference Committee Appointed


Synopsis:Establishing that the representation provided by the Office of the Public Defender to an indigent individual at a bail hearing before a District Court or circuit court judge shall be limited solely to the bail hearing and shall terminate automatically at the conclusion of the hearing; and establishing a exception.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Anderson, Vallario, Clippinger, Cluster, Conaway, Dumais, Glenn, Hough, Ivey, McComas, McDermott, Mitchell, Parrott, Smigiel, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Bail
Circuit Courts
District Courts
Hearings
Indigent Persons
Legal Aid
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(16-204)

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October 2, 2015 9:09 A.M.