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HJR 98, 85th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of pretrial release of a person accused of a noncapital offense if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community and the victim of the alleged offense.

Last action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence

Author: Andrew Murr
Joint Author: Garnet Coleman

Companion:

SJR 50 (Identical)

Enabling legislation: HB 3011 HB 3738

Subjects:
Criminal Procedure--Bail & Pretrial Release
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

House Committee: Criminal Jurisprudence (Joe Moody, Terry Canales, Barbara Gervin-Hawkins, Cole Hefner, Todd Hunter, Mike Lang, Terry M. Wilson)

Index to Sections Affected

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