TX HJR96 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 22 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-15 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Pending: House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail to an accused person if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community and of any person, including the victim of the alleged offense.

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Title

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail to an accused person if necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court and the safety of the community and of any person, including the victim of the alleged offense.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-15HouseReferred to Criminal Jurisprudence
2021-03-15HouseRead first time
2021-02-22HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

HB2077 (Enabled by) 2021-04-06 - Left pending in committee

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