Illinois Compiled Statutes 725 ILCS 5 Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Section 110-16

Bail Bond-forfeiture in Same Case or Absents Self During Trial-Not Bailable

(725 ILCS 5/110-16) (from Ch. 38, par. 110-16)

Sec. 110-16. Bail bond-forfeiture in same case or absents self during trial-not bailable.

If a person admitted to bail on a felony charge forfeits his bond and fails to appear in court during the 30 days immediately after such forfeiture, on being taken into custody thereafter he shall not be bailable in the case in question, unless the court finds that his absence was not for the purpose of obstructing justice or avoiding prosecution.

(Source: P. A. 77-1447.)

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