SB 0474 Expands custody without warrant
LR Number:1935S.01I Fiscal Note:1935-01
Committee:Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action:02/28/01 - Hearing Conducted S Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2001
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Current Bill Summary

SB 474 - This act permits law enforcement officials to detain a person for 32 hours without charging a crime if the person has been arrested for first or second degree murder, first degree assault or robbery, forcible rape or sodomy, or distibution or manufacture of drugs. Currently, a person who is arrested for these offenses must be released within 20 hours unless charged with a crime.

This act is identical to HB 641.