2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 903
Felony offenses; persons not present in United States; require judge to set bail
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 17-6-1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to where offenses are bailable, procedure, schedule of bails, and appeal bonds, so as to require persons who are not lawfully present in the United States and who are charged with a felony to have bail set by a superior court judge; to amend Code Section 17-10-1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fixing of sentence, so as to correct a cross-reference; to provide for other related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Nov/27/2007 - House Prefiled