Georgia House of Representatives
HB1537 - Arrest under warrant; judicial officer hearing; time

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Teper, Doug
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Summary / Full Text HC: SJudy SC:
F/R: 01/31/96 L/A: 02/15/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
Titles Amended: 17
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 2 of Chapter 4 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to arrest by law enforcement officers generally, so as to provide that any person arrested under a warrant who is not brought before a judicial officer within 72 hours of such arrest shall be released; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/31/96  Read 1st Time                        
              2/1/96   Read 2nd Time                        
              2/15/96  Favorably Reported                   
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 17-4-26

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