HB1157

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Pretrial Release - Pilot Program and Conditions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring the Pretrial Release Services Program in the Division of Parole and Probation to establish a pretrial resource center; establishing a Pretrial Release Pilot Program in two counties and Baltimore City that utilizes a pretrial safety assessment tool in pretrial release considerations; authorizing a cash bond posted by a defendant or on behalf of a defendant by an individual other than a surety to be used for specified financial obligations; requiring the Division to report to the Governor and General Assembly; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais, Anderson, Barron, Clippinger, Hettleman, Korman, and Lierman
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0879
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017, January 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Bail
Baltimore City
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Evidence
Hearings
Judges
Parole and Probation
Pretrial Detention or Release
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Reports
State's Attorneys
Sunset
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(5-301)
Article - Criminal Procedure
(15-102, 5-205, 5-207, 6-223, 6-224, 15-102.1, 5-201.1)
Article - State Government
(9-3207)

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March 8, 2017 3:47 P.M.