(725 ILCS 225/16)
(from Ch. 60, par. 33)
what cases; conditions of bond.
Unless the offense with which the prisoner is charged is shown to be an
offense punishable by death or life imprisonment under the laws of the
state in which it was committed, a judge in this State may admit the person
arrested to bail by bond, with sufficient sureties, and in such sum as he
deems proper, conditioned for his appearance before him at a time specified
in such bond, and for his surrender, to be arrested upon the warrant of the
Governor of this State.
(Source: P.A. 77-1256.)