Bill Text: IL SB2600 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that a person incarcerated on a bailable offense who does not post bail shall be allowed a credit of $30 (rather than $5) for each day incarcerated.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2018-04-27 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments [SB2600 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-SB2600-Introduced.html


100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
SB2600

Introduced 2/7/2018, by Sen. Michael E. Hastings

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
725 ILCS 5/110-14 from Ch. 38, par. 110-14

Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that a person incarcerated on a bailable offense who does not post bail shall be allowed a credit of $30 (rather than $5) for each day incarcerated.
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FISCAL NOTE ACT MAY APPLY

A BILL FOR

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1 AN ACT concerning criminal law.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 is
5amended by changing Section 110-14 as follows:
6 (725 ILCS 5/110-14) (from Ch. 38, par. 110-14)
7 Sec. 110-14. Credit for incarceration on bailable offense;
8credit against monetary bail for certain offenses.
9 (a) Any person incarcerated on a bailable offense who does
10not supply bail and against whom a fine is levied on conviction
11of the offense shall be allowed a credit of $30 $5 for each day
12so incarcerated upon application of the defendant. However, in
13no case shall the amount so allowed or credited exceed the
14amount of the fine.
15 (b) Subsection (a) does not apply to a person incarcerated
16for sexual assault as defined in paragraph (1) of subsection
17(a) of Section 5-9-1.7 of the Unified Code of Corrections.
18 (c) A person subject to bail on a Category B offense shall
19have $30 deducted from his or her monetary bail every day the
20person is incarcerated.
21(Source: P.A. 100-1, eff. 1-1-18.)
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