California Penal Code Section 985

CA Penal Code § 985 (2017)  

When the information or indictment is for a felony, and the defendant, before the filing thereof, has given bail for his appearance to answer the charge, the Court to which the indictment or information is presented, or in which it is pending, may order the defendant to be committed to actual custody, unless he gives bail in an increased amount, to be specified in the order.

(Amended by Code Amendments 1880, Ch. 47.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018