SB0920

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Pretrial Release

Sponsored by:

Senator Miller

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Repealing the authority of a District Court commissioner to set bond or commit persons to jail in default of bond; authorizing a District Court commissioner to release a defendant charged with a felony from pretrial detention under specified circumstances; requiring a District Court commissioner to release a defendant charged with a misdemeanor on personal recognizance under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Miller
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Arrests
Bail
Circuit Courts
Citations
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Hearings
Judges
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Pretrial Detention or Release
Summonses -see also- Subpoenas
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October 24, 2017 1:57 P.M.