Tag: Pretrial Release

Tag: Pretrial Release

  • Citizens’ Right to Know: Pretrial Release Act image

    Citizens’ Right to Know: Pretrial Release Act

    Citizens’ Right to Know: Pretrial Release Act Summary This Act demands that pretrial service agencies reveal their budgets and staffing, number and kind of release recommendations made, number …

  • Conditional Early Release Bond Act image

    Conditional Early Release Bond Act

    Conditional Early Release Bond Act Summary This Act would create a means whereby a State can, after conviction, release a person. The Act would also establish how conditions …

  • Crimes with Bail Restrictions Act image

    Crimes with Bail Restrictions Act

    Crimes with Bail Restrictions Act Summary The purpose of this act is to enhance public safety. The Bureau of Justice Statistics has shown that defendants released on unsecured …

  • Bail Agent Education and Licensing Act image

    Bail Agent Education and Licensing Act

    Bail Agent Education and Licensing Act Summary This Act would establish a state bail bond regulatory board to monitor and license bail bondsmen. The Act would …

  • Uniform Bail Act image

    Uniform Bail Act

    Uniform Bail Act Summary This Act would set standards for commercial bonds, cash bonds, and personal bonds. In addition, this Act would eliminate pretrial release agencies. The Act …

  • Bail Bond Expiration Act image

    Bail Bond Expiration Act

    Bail Bond Expiration Act Summary This act would establish that a bail bond expires thirty-six months after it is posted if the bond has not been declared forfeited …

  • Bail Forfeiture Relief and Remission Act image

    Bail Forfeiture Relief and Remission Act

    Bail Forfeiture Relief and Remission Act Summary This Act grants a bail agent a remission period to recover a fugitive that has skipped bail, even after the time …

  • Alternative Method of Court Appearances Act image

    Alternative Method of Court Appearances Act

    Alternative Method of Court Appearances Act Summary This bill would designate certain crimes as crimes with bail restrictions. Those crimes would include offenses such as murder, kidnapping, burglary, …

  • Bail Fugitive Recovery Persons Act image

    Bail Fugitive Recovery Persons Act

    Bail Fugitive Recovery Persons Act Summary This Act will create standards of operation for those individuals who act as a bail recovery agent. Model Policy Section 1. {Short …

  • Bail Forfeiture Notification Act image

    Bail Forfeiture Notification Act

    Bail Forfeiture Notification Act Summary This act requires the court to send prompt notice of bail forfeiture to the surety, depositor of money, and bail agent posting …

  • Bail Forfeiture Payments Act image

    Bail Forfeiture Payments Act

    Bail Forfeiture Payments Act Summary This Act requires a bail agent to pay all forfeiture judgments in a timely manner. No further bonds may be accepted from that …