23.3.408 POSTING BOND MONIES WITH COURT
(1) Any monies collected as bail bond should be remitted to the justice of the
peace within 5 days from the date such money was collected or accepted. All officers
are subject to individual "on the spot" audit of their records and
collection of monies. Any audit revealing any mishandling or misappropriation
of monies or disobedience or non-compliance to this rule will subject the
officer to dismissal or severe disciplinary action.
(2) Bond monies may not
be accepted from any violators who have been released. Once released, the
violator is within the jurisdiction of the court system. Violators who wish to
post bond after release must be instructed to post bond with the nearest court,
which court will then transmit the bond monies to the court of the appropriate
History: Sec. 44-1-103 MCA; IMP, 44-1-1101 and 44-1-1102 MCA, Eff. 12/31/72; AMD, Eff. 12/5/76; AMD, 1980 MAR p. 1703, Eff. 6/27/80.