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2007 House Bill 4453: Authorize GPS monitoring for certain domestic violence defendants

Public Act 192 of 2008

Introduced by Rep. Bill Caul (R) on March 13, 2007
To authorize GPS monitoring as a condition of bail for individuals charged with certain domestic violence crimes and released on condition that they stay away from the alleged victim. The device would alert the alleged victim if the accused came near.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on March 13, 2007
Reported in the House on April 23, 2008
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on May 1, 2008
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance of the bill as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on May 1, 2008
Amendment offered by Rep. Paul Condino (D) on May 1, 2008
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on May 1, 2008
Amendment offered by Rep. Paul Opsommer (R) on May 1, 2008
To revise the bill's definition of a parolee GPS system, and establish that the bill does not allow Radio Frequency Identification Technology (RFID) or GPS devices to be implanted in a parolee's body.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on May 1, 2008
Received in the Senate on May 6, 2008
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 6, 2008
Signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on July 9, 2008

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