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HB 889 - Recognizance bonds; persons charged with certain crimes; limit
Note: Database Covers Georgia House and Senate Bills Since 2005

Status of Legislaton:

Current Status: 05/20/10 - House Date Signed by Governor
Alert Level: 4 (Strong Alert) (Made Law by Governor)
House Bill from 2009/10 Term
Record Last Updated: 2011-01-15 13:50:45
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Summary of Legislation:

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 6 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions for bonds and recognizances, so as to limit recognizance bonds for persons charged with certain crimes; to change and provide for a definition; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Committee Assignments:
House Sponsors:
  • Walker,Len 107th
  • Bearden,Timothy 68th
  • Coan,Mike 101st
  • Levitas,Kevin 82nd

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