(725 ILCS 5/102-6)
(from Ch. 38, par. 102-6)
"Bail" means the amount of money set by the court which is required to
be obligated and secured as provided by law for the release of a person in
custody in order that he will appear before the court in which his
appearance may be required and that he will comply with such conditions as
set forth in the bail bond.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 2836.)