Jul 31, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 8, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
About the bill
A bill to amend the Bail Reform Act of 1966 to permit consideration of danger to the community in setting pretrial release conditions to eliminate surety bond, to permit pretrial detention of certain offenders, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 215 (98th).
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1554 — 97th Congress: Bail Reform Act of 1981. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1554
“S. 1554 — 97th Congress: Bail Reform Act of 1981.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1554>
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