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Act 257 of 1966
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Act 257 of 1966

AN ACT to provide for bail of persons arrested for or accused of criminal offenses involving traffic offenses or misdemeanors; by prescribing the conditions under which security is required; by prescribing the kind and amount of security required; by prescribing the conditions under which security may be forfeited and the manner of forfeiture; by prescribing penalties for violations; and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts.

History: 1966, Act 257, Eff. Mar. 10, 1967

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 780.61SectionBail for traffic offenses or misdemeanors; definitions.
Section 780.62SectionRelease upon own recognizance; failure to appear, misdemeanor; forfeiture.
Section 780.63SectionFailure to appear; arrest.
Section 780.64SectionAmount of bail; surrender by defendant of operator's or chauffeur's license as security; receipt; expiration date; extension; written notice; return of license.
Section 780.65SectionIncrease or reduction in amount of bail; notices; alteration of conditions of bond.
Section 780.66SectionBail deposit; moneys; minimum amount; procedure.
Section 780.67SectionBail bond in lieu of bail deposit; security required; procedure.
Section 780.68SectionBail taken by peace officer; release of offender; receipt; deposit with clerk of court.
Section 780.69SectionConditions of bail bonds before conviction.
Section 780.70SectionBail on new trial; increase or reduction pending on trial.
Section 780.71SectionNotice of address change.
Section 780.72SectionPersons prohibited from furnishing bail security.
Section 780.73SectionCredit for incarceration on bailable offense; limitation.
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