House and Senate committees advance GOP bail legislation, as Democrats warn bills could lead to mass detentions

House and Senate committees advance GOP bail legislation, as Democrats warn bills could lead to mass detentions
House and Senate committees advance GOP bail legislation, as Democrats warn bills could lead to mass detentions
Legislators in the House and Senate filed matching bills to change state bail practices earlier this week, echoing legislation that failed to pass in the regular session. On Saturday, committees in both chambers approved the bills.House and Senate committees advance GOP bail legislation, as Democrats warn bills could lead to mass detentions
Source: Texas Tribune