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2011 SESSION


CHAPTER 112
An Act to amend and reenact 19.2-130.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to bail terms set by court on a capias; when honored by magistrate.
[H 2060]
Approved March 15, 2011

 

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That 19.2-130.1 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

19.2-130.1. Bail terms set by court on a capias to be honored by magistrate.

A magistrate who is to set the terms of bail of a person arrested and brought before him pursuant to 19.2-234 shall do so, unless circumstances exist that require him to set more restrictive terms, set the terms of bail in accordance with the order of the court that issued the capias, if such an order is affixed to or made a part of the capias by the court.