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SB 0402 - Elimination of OR Bonds (Release on Own Recognizance) Now Unsecured Judicial Release
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Tracking Level: Neutral
Sponsor: Randy Robertson
Last Action: 1/1/2021 - Effective Date
Senate Committee: Public Safety
House Committee: Judiciary - Non-Civil
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

This legislation eliminates the ability for judges to set a bond and then release accused on their own recognizance.  The legislation requires conditions for unsecured judicial release and the judge must state the reason for the release.

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