H.R. 3005 (98th): Bail Reform Amendments Act of 1983


May 12, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 12, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend chapter 207 of title 18 of the United States Code to provide that the safety of other persons and the community can be considered in the setting of conditions of release before trial in Federal criminal cases, to provide for detention before trial in certain cases, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/12/1983--Introduced.Bail Reform Amendments Act of 1983 - Amends the Federal criminal code to allow the safety of other persons and the community to be considered when conditions are set for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 12, 1983

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3005”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6960 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 10, 1982

H.R. 5865 (Related)
Bail Reform Act of 1984

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 1984

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