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Summary:
This bill requires a court to order recognizance for any defendant charged with an offense other than violent crime or the commission or attempted commission of a Class A felony unless the court determines...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2014
Source:
New York Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows a parent to petition for sole custody of a child who was conceived as a result of sexual assault. The court can award sole custody to a parent if clear and convincing evidence exists...
Subject:
Marriage and Families
Year:
2014
Source:
Vermont Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows individuals who are not U.S. citizens to obtain REAL ID noncompliant driver’s licenses or identification cards in Wisconsin. Under this bill, an applicant for a driver’s license or...
Subject:
Immigrants and Immigration
Year:
2014
Source:
Wisconsin Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows individuals without legal immigration status to receive in-state tuition when the individual graduated from a Wisconsin High school or received a declaration of equivalency of high school...
Subject:
Immigrants and Immigration
Year:
2014
Source:
Wisconsin Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows two individuals of the same sex to file both a state and federal joint tax return if they are otherwise eligible.
Subject:
Marriage and Families
Year:
2014
Source:
Wisconsin Legislature
Summary:
This bill establishes the California Health Exchange Program For All, operating parallel to the California Health Exchange Program (Exchange) to provide health insurance coverage for immigrants who would...
Subject:
Immigrants and Immigration, Health Insurance
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill authorizes the court at the time of arraignment to consider whether a person charged with the commission of a felony can be released by his or her own recognizance, revises the standards for...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires a court to release a defendant on his or her own recognizance when the defendant is charged with possession of less than 1 gram of heroin or cocaine or less than 10 grams of cannabis if...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires a court to release a defendant on his or her own recognizance if the defendant is a first-time offender charged with a non-violent crime. As an exception, under this bill, the court may...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This act prohibits an employer or educational institution, whether public or private, from requiring or requesting an employee or student, or a prospective employee or student, to disclose the username or...
Subject:
Civil Liberties, Hiring Practices, Job and Workplace Standards
Year:
2014
Source:
Maine Legislature