Bill Status of HB3209 103rd General Assembly
Short Description: PROTECT OUR VICTIMS ACT
Rep. Tony M. McCombie - Patrick Windhorst, Joe C. Sosnowski, Brad Stephens, Jeff Keicher, Jackie Haas, Martin McLaughlin, Dan Swanson, Norine K. Hammond, Charles Meier, Michael T. Marron, Randy E. Frese, Amy Elik, Bradley Fritts, John Egofske, Steven Reick, Wayne A Rosenthal, Michael J. Coffey, Jr., Adam M. Niemerg, Dan Caulkins and Kevin Schmidt
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.