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2017 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Pretrial Release - Pilot Program and Conditions

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 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 deposited 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:Senator Kelley
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1157
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017, January 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Bail
Baltimore City
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Parole and Probation
Pretrial Detention or Release
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
State's Attorneys
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
Article - Criminal Procedure
(15-102, 5-205, 5-207, 6-223, 6-224, 15-102.1, 5-201.1)
Article - State Government

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November 28, 2017 1:13 P.M.