(725 ILCS 5/110-1)
(from Ch. 38, par. 110-1)
(a) "Security" is that which is required to be
pledged to insure the payment of bail.
(b) "Sureties" encompasses the monetary and nonmonetary requirements
set by the court as conditions for release either before or after
conviction. "Surety" is one who executes a bail bond and binds himself to pay
the bail if the person in custody fails to comply with all conditions of
the bail bond.
(c) The phrase "for which a sentence of imprisonment, without
conditional and revocable release, shall be imposed by law as a consequence
of conviction" means an offense for which a sentence of imprisonment,
without probation, periodic imprisonment or conditional discharge, is
required by law upon conviction.
(d) "Real and present threat to the physical safety of any person or
persons", as used in this Article, includes a threat to the community,
person, persons or class of persons.
(Source: P.A. 85-892.)