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House Bill 1402

House Bill 1402

ARCHIVE (2003)

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DIGEST OF HB1402 (Updated February 11, 2003 3:20 PM - DI 84)

Bail; reduction or suspension of sentences. Allows a person who is executing a bail bond by depositing cash in an amount not less than 10% of the bail to use a credit card, debit card, charge card, or similar method to make the cash deposit. Allows a court to modify a defendant's sentence without the approval of a prosecuting attorney and place the defendant in a community corrections program: (1) if, when sentencing the defendant, the court could have placed the defendant in a community corrections program as an alternative to commitment to the department of correction; and (2) regardless of when the original sentencing hearing was conducted.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
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