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SB 1490: Determining Bail


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.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Rules (RC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/3/2018 Senate • Filed
1/12/2018 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 171
1/17/2018 Senate • Introduced -SJ 171
1/24/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 01/29/18, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Amendment(s) Adopted - Temporarily Postponed
2/1/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/06/18, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
3/10/2018 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice