Bill Status of HB3362 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM CD-FAILURE TO APPEAR
Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
| 2/18/2022||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that whoever, having been admitted to bail for appearance before any court of the State, incurs a forfeiture of the bail and knowingly fails to surrender himself or herself within 30 days following the date of the forfeiture, commits, if the bail was given in connection with a charge of felony or pending appeal or certiorari after conviction of any offense, a felony of the same Class (rather than next lower Class or a Class A misdemeanor if the underlying offense was a Class 4 felony); or, if the bail was given in connection with a charge of committing a misdemeanor, or for appearance as a witness, commits a misdemeanor of the same (rather than next lower Class, but not less than a Class C misdemeanor).