Bill Status of HB4386 94th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM PRO-BOND FORFEIT SUPPORT
Rep. James H. Meyer - Patricia R. Bellock - Robert W. Pritchard, Harry R. Ramey, Jr., Lee A. Daniels, Jim Durkin and Bob Biggins
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure. Provides that in actions concerning bail bonds, that bail bonds, when forfeited or returned, shall first be applied to any unpaid child support obligations of the defendant, before it can be applied in any other manner. Amends the Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act, the Non-Support Punishment Act, and the Illinois Parentage Act of 1984. In each of those 3 Acts, provides that in any proceeding in which a party is delinquent in child support payments or has been adjudicated to be in arrears in child support payments, the bail bond deposited for that party in the proceeding or in another proceeding may, subject to limitations, be used to pay unpaid child support obligations.