H.R. 4362 (97th): Bail Reform Act of 1981

Introduced:

Jul 31, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harold Sawyer
Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district
Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Bail Reform Act of 1966 to permit consideration of danger to the community in setting pretrial release conditions, to permit pretrial detention of certain offenders, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 5865 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Sep 18, 1984

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History

Introduced
Jul 31, 1981

Details

Cosponsors
39 cosponsors (28R, 11D) (show)
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