Cal. Pen. Code § 1272

Current through the 2022 Legislative Session.
Section 1272 - Bail after conviction of offense not punishable with death

After conviction of an offense not punishable with death, a defendant who has made application for probation or who has appealed may be admitted to bail:

1.As a matter of right, before judgment is pronounced pending application for probation in cases of misdemeanors, or when the appeal is from a judgment imposing a fine only.
2.As a matter of right, before judgment is pronounced pending application for probation in cases of misdemeanors, or when the appeal is from a judgment imposing imprisonment in cases of misdemeanors.
3.As a matter of discretion in all other cases, except that a person convicted of an offense subject to this subdivision, who makes a motion for release on bail subsequent to a sentencing hearing, shall provide notice of the hearing on the bail motion to the prosecuting attorney at least five court days prior to the hearing.

Ca. Pen. Code § 1272

Amended by Stats. 1984, Ch. 1202, Sec. 2. Effective September 17, 1984.