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705 ILCS 135/5-20

    (705 ILCS 135/5-20)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2022)
    Sec. 5-20. Credit; time served; community service.
    (a) Any credit for time served prior to sentencing that reduces the amount a defendant is required to pay shall be deducted from the fine, if any, ordered by the court.
    (b) Excluding any ordered conditional assessment, a defendant who has been ordered to pay an assessment may petition the court to convert all or part of the assessment into court-approved public or community service. One hour of public or community service shall be equivalent to $4 of assessment. The performance of this public or community service shall be a condition of probation, conditional discharge, or supervision and shall be in addition to the performance of any other period of public or community service ordered by the court or required by law.
(Source: P.A. 100-987, eff. 7-1-19; 101-408, eff. 1-1-20.)