HB 311: Conditions of Pretrial Release
GENERAL BILL by Hinson
Conditions of Pretrial Release; Requires officer to issue notice to appear rather than make custodial arrest in certain circumstances; specifies criminal defendants who are not charged with felony offenses are presumed to be entitled to release without monetary bail; requires such defendants to be released within specified period; provides requirements for monetary bail; requires that pretrial releasees be enrolled in specified notification system; requires pretrial release without money bail for pregnant women; revises factors to be considered in determining whether defendant charged with DUI manslaughter poses threat of harm to community for purposes of considering pretrial detention.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 House - Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Judiciary Committee
• Now in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
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