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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Conditional early release bond. Allows a court when it places a person on probation or the parole board when it releases a person to: (1) require the person to execute a bond with a surety; and (2) set certain conditions of the person's release as part of the bond. Provides that if not later than 180 days after the date a surety receives a written notice of a principal's violation of one of the conditions: (1) the person is placed back in custody by the surety or another person, the bond is exonerated; and (2) the person is not placed back in custody, the surety must pay a penalty equal to the face value of the bond.