The work is a presentation of the changes in the penal proceeding code being prepared by the Ministry of Justice. It is proposed to enlarge the catalogue of preventive measures by introducing the so-called house arrest. Analyzing the legislative proposals, the author made comments on the reasons for the use of a new means, its subject range and legal character. Sharing the idea of increasing the range of preventive measures alternative to detention awaiting trial, the author expressed critical opinions regarding the proposed solutions.
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