Senate Bill 1144 and House Bills 12 and 215 and Hearing on Bail System Reform

Senate Judiciary Committee

March 22, 2016
10:30 a.m.
East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

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Consideration of SB 1144, HB 12 and HB 215; and a public hearing to examine proposed reforms to the bail system in Pennsylvania


Senate Bill 1144, Printer’s No. 1573 (Senator Greenleaf) – Summary

House Bill 12, Printer’s No. 2472 (Representative Schlossberg) – Summary

House Bill 215, Printer’s No. 463 (Representative Gingrich) – Summary

Amendment A06230

After the committee meeting, the Judiciary Committee will hold a public hearing to examine proposed reforms to the bail system in Pennsylvania. The committee will hear testimony from the following:

Robin Campbell, The Pretrial Justice Institute
Leslie Cooper, D.C. Pretrial Services
Jodi Lobel and Fran Chardo, Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association
Nick Wachinski, American Bail Coalition
Joshua Glenn
Delores Ringgold

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Patrick Cawley at (717) 787-6599 or by email at pcawley@pasen.gov.