HOUSE BILL No. 2083
An Act concerning criminal procedure; relating to arrest; release
on appearance bond;
amending K.S.A. 22-2809 and repealing the existing
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. K.S.A. 22-2809 is hereby
amended to read as follows: 22-
2809. Any person who is released on an appearance bond may be
his such person's surety or any person
authorized by such surety and
delivered to a custodial officer of the court in any county in the
he such person is charged
and. Such person who is arrested
provided in this section shall be brought before any
power to commit for the crime charged
At the request of the surety,
shall commit the party so
arrested and shall indorse on
the bond, or a certified copy
thereof of such
bond, the discharge of such
; and the upon the sworn statement,
either written or oral, of the
surety setting forth the reasons for the discharge. The
commit the party who is arrested as provided in this section.
so committed as provided in this section
shall be held in custody until
released as provided by law.
Sec. 2. K.S.A. 22-2809 is hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force
from and after its
publication in the statute book.
Approved May 4, 2001.