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Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
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
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.
2/3/1984--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #9 (84-0)) Bail Reform Act of 1984 - Repeals the Bail Reform Act of 1966 and sets forth new bail procedures.Retains execution ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1554 (97th).
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 8, 1981
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 12, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s215>
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