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HB 849 - Authorizes GPS Monitoring for Domestic Abuse Defendants - Tennessee Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes GPS Monitoring for Domestic Abuse Defendants

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (85-5) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes GPS Monitoring for Domestic Abuse Defendants

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes GPS monitoring for domestic abuse defendants.

Highlights:

 

  • Amends Tennessee Code to include language that authorizes the use of global positioning systems (GPS) to monitor defendants accused of domestic assault or stalking (Sec. 1).

  • Requires magistrates to report when the use of GPS is considered as a condition of bail and whether the condition was imposed (Sec. 3).

  • Specifies that the cost of GPS monitoring will be paid for using the criminal fines that are collected from the defendants (Sec. 2).

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (33-0) -

Title: Authorizes GPS Monitoring for Domestic Abuse Defendants

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (95-0) -

Title: Authorizes GPS Monitoring for Domestic Abuse Defendants

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes GPS Monitoring for Domestic Abuse Defendants

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