S. 3769 (94th): A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to grant to courts power to deny pretrial release to persons charged with the commission of certain crimes of violence.

Introduced:

Aug 25, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 25, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Beall Jr.

Senator from Maryland

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
8/25/1976--Introduced.Denies pretrial release to persons charged with specified violent crimes if the judicial officer has reason to believe such persons may flee or pose a danger to the community or ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Aug 25, 1976

Details

Cosponsors
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Votes

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