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BAIL ACT 1977 - SECT 26

Arrest where bail insufficient

S. 26(1) amended by No. 70/2010 s. 23.

    (1)     Where a court by which a person was admitted to bail is of opinion that he was released with insufficient security or with security which has become insufficient the court by which the person was granted bail may issue a warrant for his apprehension directing that he be brought before a court and may order him to find sufficient security and, if he fails to do so, may remand him in custody.

S. 26(2) amended by No. 68/2009 s. 97(Sch. item 11.30).

    (2)     Where a person charged with or convicted of an offence has entered into an undertaking conditioned for his attendance before a court and, in breach of the undertaking, fails to attend the court may, without prejudice to any right of action arising out of the undertaking, issue a warrant for his apprehension.

No. 8731
s. 148(2).

S. 27 amended by No. 51/1989
s. 142(t), 84/1997
s. 9 (ILA s. 39B(1)).



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