HB0746

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Defendants Held on No-Bail Status - Comprehensive Evidence-Based Risk Assessment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Providing that in a case that does not involve a charge of a crime of violence, if a court orders a defendant to be held on no-bail status, the applicable pretrial services unit shall immediately perform a comprehensive evidence-based risk assessment of the defendant to determine the likelihood that the defendant will flee or pose a danger to another person or the community; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Anderson, Oaks, and Smigiel
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1109 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Bail
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Hearings
Local Government Mandates
Pretrial Detention or Release
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October 2, 2015 9:04 A.M.