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1    AN ACT concerning criminal law.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 3. The Criminal and Traffic Assessment Act is
5amended by changing Section 5-20 as follows:
6    (705 ILCS 135/5-20)
7    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a
8delayed effective date)
9    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2021)
10    Sec. 5-20. Credit; time served; community service.
11    (a) Any credit for time served prior to sentencing that
12reduces the amount a defendant is required to pay shall be
13deducted first from the fine, if any, ordered by the court. Any
14remainder of the credit shall be equally divided between the
15assessments indicated in the ordered schedule and conditional
17    (b) Excluding any ordered conditional assessment, a
18defendant who has been ordered to pay an assessment may
19petition the court to convert all or part of the assessment
20into court-approved public or community service. One hour of
21public or community service shall be equivalent to $4 of
22assessment. The performance of this public or community service
23shall be a condition of probation, conditional discharge, or



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1supervision and shall be in addition to the performance of any
2other period of public or community service ordered by the
3court or required by law.
4(Source: P.A. 100-987, eff. 7-1-19.)
5    Section 5. The Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 is
6amended by changing Section 110-14 as follows:
7    (725 ILCS 5/110-14)  (from Ch. 38, par. 110-14)
8    Sec. 110-14. Credit for incarceration on bailable offense;
9credit against monetary bail for certain offenses.
10    (a) Any person incarcerated on a bailable offense who does
11not supply bail and against whom a fine is levied on conviction
12of the offense shall be allowed a credit of $30 $5 for each day
13so incarcerated upon application of the defendant. However, in
14no case shall the amount so allowed or credited exceed the
15amount of the fine.
16    (b) Subsection (a) does not apply to a person incarcerated
17for sexual assault as defined in paragraph (1) of subsection
18(a) of Section 5-9-1.7 of the Unified Code of Corrections.
19    (c) A person subject to bail on a Category B offense shall
20have $30 deducted from his or her 10% cash bond amount every
21day the person is incarcerated. The sheriff shall calculate and
22apply this $30 per day reduction and send notice to the circuit
23clerk if a defendant's 10% cash bond amount is reduced to $0,
24at which point the defendant shall be released upon his or her



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1own recognizance.
2    (d) The court may deny the incarceration credit in
3subsection (c) of this Section if the person has failed to
4appear as required before the court and is incarcerated based
5on a warrant for failure to appear on the same original
6criminal offense.
7(Source: P.A. 100-1, eff. 1-1-18; 100-929, eff. 1-1-19.)
8    Section 95. No acceleration or delay. Where this Act makes
9changes in a statute that is represented in this Act by text
10that is not yet or no longer in effect (for example, a Section
11represented by multiple versions), the use of that text does
12not accelerate or delay the taking effect of (i) the changes
13made by this Act or (ii) provisions derived from any other
14Public Act.