(725 ILCS 5/102-19)
(from Ch. 38, par. 102-19)
"Recognizance" means an undertaking without security entered into by a
person by which he binds himself to comply with such conditions as are set
forth therein and which may provide for the forfeiture of a sum set by the
court on failure to comply with the conditions thereof.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 2836.)