Bill Status of HB5867 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM PRO-COMPEL COMPLAIN WIT
Rep. Jim Durkin - Tony McCombie
|Session Sine Die
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Deletes a provision that if the defense seeks to compel the complaining witness to testify as a witness in its favor in a hearing to deny pretrial release, it shall petition the court for permission. Deletes a provision that when the ends of justice so require, the court may exercise its discretion and compel the appearance of a complaining witness at a hearing to deny pretrial release.