H.R.2395 To direct the Federal Trade Commission to issue regulations to prohibit any bail bond agent or person who underwrites or insures the provision of a bail bond who require a bonded individual to wear an ankle monitor or other homing device as a condition on issuing such a bond from charging any fee associated with such monitor or device that exceeds the cost to the bail bond agent or person who underwrites or insures the provision of a bail bond of maintaining and operating such monitor or device.

Sponsored by Norma Torres (D).  Introduced on May 4, 2017 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on May 4, 2017.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Luis V. Gutiérrez (D) and Pramila Jayapal (D).