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Common Bond Amounts- July 2019

7/15/2019 5:10:00 PM

The Illinois State Police has supplied a synopsis of the more common bonds as of July 15, 2019.

With recent changes to the Illinois Compiled Statutes and Illinois Supreme Court Rules related to bond amounts, the lists below are intended to provide a summary of common violations and the associated bond amounts.

 

Misdemeanors:

•       All Class A, B, and C traffic misdemeanors require a court appearance.

•       The bond amount for all Traffic and Conservation Class A, B, and C misdemeanors is $2,500 (10 %).

•       The bond amount for all Business Offenses, Petty Offenses, and Class A, B, and C criminal misdemeanors (ex: Chapters 720, 235, etc.), other than conservation and traffic offenses, is $100.

 

Common Vehicle Code Offenses (625 ILCS):

·       3-401                      No valid registration (non-motorized unit) - $164

 

·       3-701                      No valid registration (motorized unit) - $164

 

·       3-702                      Operation of vehicle when registration is revoked, canceled, or suspended - $3,000

                                              (10 %) or $1,000 (10%) + Illinois DL (TVDL cannot be used for bond purposes)

                                              Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       3-707                      Operation of uninsured motor vehicle - Petty Offense - $2,000 (10 %)

                                             Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       3-707(a-5)               Operation of uninsured motor vehicle causing bodily harm - $2,500 (10 %)

                                             Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       6-101                      No valid driver’s license (Mandatory Court Appearance)

                                              o   Less than 1 year - $164

                                             o   More than 1 year - $2,500 (10 %)

 

·       6-303                      Driving with suspended or revoked license - $2,500 (10 %)

                                            Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       11-501                    Driving under the influence of alcohol, other drug or drugs, intoxicating compound or

                                       compounds, or any combination thereof - $3,000 (10 %) or $1,000 (10%) + Illinois DL

                                        (TVDL cannot be used for bond purposes) Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       11-502                    Illegal transportation of alcohol - $164

 

·       11-506                    Street Racing  - $3,000 (10 %) or $1,000 (10%) + Illinois DL DL (TVDL cannot be

                                        used for bond purposes) (Class A misdemeanor) Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       11-601(b)                Speeding when 1-25 mph over the posted limit - $164

 

·       11-601.5(a)             Speeding 26-34 mph over the posted limit - $2,500 (10%) or Illinois DL (TVDL

                                        cannot   be used for bond purposes) (Class B misdemeanor)

                                               Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       11-601.5(b)             Driving 35 mph or more over posted speed limit - $2,500 (10%) or Illinois DL (TVDL

                                        cannot be used for bond purposes) (Class A misdemeanor)

                                               Mandatory Court Appearance

 

·       12-603.1                 Failure to wear properly adjusted and fastened seat safety belt - $164

 

         25/4                        Failure to secure child in a child restraint system - $100  Mandatory Court Appearance

Common Criminal Offenses

  • 235 ILCS 5/6-20       Transfer, possession, consumption of alcohol liquor - $100
  • 720 ILCS 600/3.5(a) Possession of drug paraphernalia - $100
  • 720 ILCS 5/12-3       Battery - $100
  • 720 ILCS 5/16-1       Theft of $500 or less - $100
  • 720 ILCS 5/21-1       Criminal damage to property $500 or less - $100
  • 720 ILCS 5/31-1       Resisting or obstructing a Peace Officer - $100
  • 720 ILCS 5/31-4.5    Obstructing identification - $100

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