SB 1490: Determining Bail
GENERAL BILL by Bracy
Determining Bail; Creating a presumption that individuals arrested for allegedly committing nonviolent misdemeanors be released on nonmonetary conditions or nonmonetary restrictions; restricting the determinations a court must consider for bail or other conditions for persons committing crimes other than nonviolent misdemeanor offenses; authorizing a court to revoke pretrial release and order pretrial detention if the court finds probable cause to believe that the defendant committed a new violent crime or a new dangerous crime while on pretrial release, etc.
Last Action: 1/17/2018 Senate - Introduced -SJ 171
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 171
• Introduced -SJ 171
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