Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 3, 1984 but was never passed by the House.
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 expand the list of statutory release conditions, to establish a more appropriate basis for deciding on post-conviction release, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1554 (97th).
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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 215 — 98th Congress: Bail Reform Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s215
“S. 215 — 98th Congress: Bail Reform Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. September 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s215>
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