Georgia House of Representatives
HB 56 - Bailable offenses; felonies; victim notification

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Hembree, William A Snelling, Bob Lewis, Walter Jeffrey
Barnard, Terry Brown, Jeff
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Summary / Full Text HC: SJudy SC:
F/R: 01/09/95 L/A: 01/24/95 H - Unfavorably Reported
Titles Amended: 17
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 17-6-1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to where offenses are bailable and procedures, so as to provide that no person charged with a felony shall be granted bond without appearing before a judge of the superior court; to provide that the victim of any felony shall be notified of the bond hearing of such offender; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/9/95   Read 1st Time                        
              1/10/95  Read 2nd Time                        
              1/24/95  Unfavorably Reported                 
Rules Suspended to Introduce                                

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 17-6-1

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