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Relating to the verification of the incarceration of an accused person in a criminal case for the purpose of discharging a surety's liability on a bail bond.
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
HB 2448 would remove the provision of code that prohibits a person’s bond from being discharged if they are in federal custody for the purpose of determining whether or not they are lawfully present in the United States.
Texas Action is neutral on HB 2448 because it does not appear to affect our Liberty Principles.