Bill Status of HB5493 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM PRO-BAIL CATEGORY A OFF
Rep. John Connor
| 4/13/2018||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. In the definition for "Category A offense" for purposes of bail adds non-probationable offenses; offenses in which 75% or more of a sentence of imprisonment must be served under the truth-in-sentencing provisions of the Unified Code of Corrections; and the offenses of unlawful use of weapons, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, violation of bail bond, a Class 3 felony violation of a non-eligible or revoked Firearm Owner's Identification Card, and a Class 3 felony violation of escape or failure to report to a penal institution or to report for periodic imprisonment. Effective immediately.