Rep. Rita Mayfield

Filed: 2/21/2019





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 36 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Criminal Code of 2012 is amended by
5changing Section 25-1 as follows:
6    (720 ILCS 5/25-1)  (from Ch. 38, par. 25-1)
7    Sec. 25-1. Mob action.
8    (a) A person commits mob action when he or she engages in
9any of the following:
10        (1) the knowing or reckless use of force or violence
11    disturbing the public peace by 4 2 or more persons acting
12    together and without authority of law;
13        (2) the knowing assembly of 4 2 or more persons with
14    the intent to commit or facilitate the commission of a
15    felony or misdemeanor; or
16        (3) the knowing assembly of 4 2 or more persons,



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1    without authority of law, for the purpose of doing violence
2    to the person or property of anyone supposed to have been
3    guilty of a violation of the law, or for the purpose of
4    exercising correctional powers or regulative powers over
5    any person by violence.
6    (b) Sentence.
7        (1) Mob action in violation of paragraph (1) of
8    subsection (a) is a Class 4 felony.
9        (2) Mob action in violation of paragraphs (2) and (3)
10    of subsection (a) is a Class C misdemeanor.
11        (3) A participant in a mob action that by violence
12    inflicts injury to the person or property of another
13    commits a Class 4 felony.
14        (4) A participant in a mob action who does not withdraw
15    when commanded to do so by a peace officer commits a Class
16    A misdemeanor.
17        (5) In addition to any other sentence that may be
18    imposed, a court shall order any person convicted of mob
19    action to perform community service for not less than 30
20    and not more than 120 hours, if community service is
21    available in the jurisdiction and is funded and approved by
22    the county board of the county where the offense was
23    committed. In addition, whenever any person is placed on
24    supervision for an alleged offense under this Section, the
25    supervision shall be conditioned upon the performance of
26    the community service. This paragraph does not apply when



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1    the court imposes a sentence of incarceration.
2(Source: P.A. 96-710, eff. 1-1-10; 97-1108, eff. 1-1-13.)".