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SB 0301 - Detainers; inmates charged with subsequent felony offenses under sentence and in custody; temporary custody provisions; revise

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Blake Tillery
Last Action: 1/1/2021 - Effective Date
Senate Committee: Public Safety
House Committee: Public Safety and Homeland Security
Assigned To:
12. All CourtsNext Bill

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

SB 301 amends Article 1 of Chapter 6 of Title 42 of the OCGA for it to be an option rather than a requirement that the Department of Corrections offer temporary custody of an inmate with subsequent felony charges under sentence or in custody to the sheriff of the county with the pending indictment.

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