Summary: H.R.4474 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/24/2019)

No Money Bail Act of 2019

This bill restricts the use of money bail (i.e., the payment of money as a condition of pretrial release) in criminal cases.

Specifically, it prohibits the use of money bail in federal criminal cases.

Additionally, it makes a state that uses a money bail system ineligible for funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program.