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91_SB0318 LRB9104999RCks 1 AN ACT to repeal the Hypodermic Syringes and Needles Act, 2 and amending a named Act. 3 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 4 represented in the General Assembly: 5 Section 5. The Unified Code of Corrections is amended by 6 changing Section 5-5-3 as follows: 7 (730 ILCS 5/5-5-3) (from Ch. 38, par. 1005-5-3) 8 Sec. 5-5-3. Disposition. 9 (a) Every person convicted of an offense shall be 10 sentenced as provided in this Section. 11 (b) The following options shall be appropriate 12 dispositions, alone or in combination, for all felonies and 13 misdemeanors other than those identified in subsection (c) of 14 this Section: 15 (1) A period of probation. 16 (2) A term of periodic imprisonment. 17 (3) A term of conditional discharge. 18 (4) A term of imprisonment. 19 (5) An order directing the offender to clean up and 20 repair the damage, if the offender was convicted under 21 paragraph (h) of Section 21-1 of the Criminal Code of 22 1961. 23 (6) A fine. 24 (7) An order directing the offender to make 25 restitution to the victim under Section 5-5-6 of this 26 Code. 27 (8) A sentence of participation in a county impact 28 incarceration program under Section 5-8-1.2 of this Code. 29 Whenever an individual is sentenced for an offense based 30 upon an arrest for a violation of Section 11-501 of the 31 Illinois Vehicle Code, or a similar provision of a local -2- LRB9104999RCks 1 ordinance, and the professional evaluation recommends 2 remedial or rehabilitative treatment or education, neither 3 the treatment nor the education shall be the sole disposition 4 and either or both may be imposed only in conjunction with 5 another disposition. The court shall monitor compliance with 6 any remedial education or treatment recommendations contained 7 in the professional evaluation. Programs conducting alcohol 8 or other drug evaluation or remedial education must be 9 licensed by the Department of Human Services. However, if 10 the individual is not a resident of Illinois, the court may 11 accept an alcohol or other drug evaluation or remedial 12 education program in the state of such individual's 13 residence. Programs providing treatment must be licensed 14 under existing applicable alcoholism and drug treatment 15 licensure standards. 16 In addition to any other fine or penalty required by law, 17 any individual convicted of a violation of Section 11-501 of 18 the Illinois Vehicle Code or a similar provision of local 19 ordinance, whose operation of a motor vehicle while in 20 violation of Section 11-501 or such ordinance proximately 21 caused an incident resulting in an appropriate emergency 22 response, shall be required to make restitution to a public 23 agency for the costs of that emergency response. Such 24 restitution shall not exceed $500 per public agency for each 25 such emergency response. For the purpose of this paragraph, 26 emergency response shall mean any incident requiring a 27 response by: a police officer as defined under Section 1-162 28 of the Illinois Vehicle Code; a fireman carried on the rolls 29 of a regularly constituted fire department; and an ambulance 30 as defined under Section 4.05 of the Emergency Medical 31 Services (EMS) Systems Act. 32 Neither a fine nor restitution shall be the sole 33 disposition for a felony and either or both may be imposed 34 only in conjunction with another disposition. -3- LRB9104999RCks 1 (c) (1) When a defendant is found guilty of first degree 2 murder the State may either seek a sentence of 3 imprisonment under Section 5-8-1 of this Code, or where 4 appropriate seek a sentence of death under Section 9-1 of 5 the Criminal Code of 1961. 6 (2) A period of probation, a term of periodic 7 imprisonment or conditional discharge shall not be 8 imposed for the following offenses. The court shall 9 sentence the offender to not less than the minimum term 10 of imprisonment set forth in this Code for the following 11 offenses, and may order a fine or restitution or both in 12 conjunction with such term of imprisonment: 13 (A) First degree murder where the death 14 penalty is not imposed. 15 (B) Attempted first degree murder. 16 (C) A Class X felony. 17 (D) A violation of Section 401.1 or 407 of the 18 Illinois Controlled Substances Act, or a violation 19 of subdivision (c)(2) of Section 401 of that Act 20 which relates to more than 5 grams of a substance 21 containing cocaine or an analog thereof. 22 (E) A violation of Section 5.1 or 9 of the 23 Cannabis Control Act. 24 (F) A Class 2 or greater felony if the 25 offender had been convicted of a Class 2 or greater 26 felony within 10 years of the date on which he 27 committed the offense for which he is being 28 sentenced. 29 (G) Residential burglary. 30 (H) Criminal sexual assault, except as 31 otherwise provided in subsection (e) of this 32 Section. 33 (I) Aggravated battery of a senior citizen. 34 (J) A forcible felony if the offense was -4- LRB9104999RCks 1 related to the activities of an organized gang. 2 Before July 1, 1994, for the purposes of this 3 paragraph, "organized gang" means an association of 4 5 or more persons, with an established hierarchy, 5 that encourages members of the association to 6 perpetrate crimes or provides support to the members 7 of the association who do commit crimes. 8 Beginning July 1, 1994, for the purposes of 9 this paragraph, "organized gang" has the meaning 10 ascribed to it in Section 10 of the Illinois 11 Streetgang Terrorism Omnibus Prevention Act. 12 (K) Vehicular hijacking. 13 (L) A second or subsequent conviction for the 14 offense of hate crime when the underlying offense 15 upon which the hate crime is based is felony 16 aggravated assault or felony mob action. 17 (M) A second or subsequent conviction for the 18 offense of institutional vandalism if the damage to 19 the property exceeds $300. 20 (N) A Class 3 felony violation of paragraph 21 (1) of subsection (a) of Section 2 of the Firearm 22 Owners Identification Card Act. 23 (O) A violation of Section 12-6.1 of the 24 Criminal Code of 1961. 25 (P) A violation of paragraph (1), (2), (3), 26 (4), (5), or (7) of subsection (a) of Section 27 11-20.1 of the Criminal Code of 1961. 28 (Q) A violation of Section 20-1.2 of the 29 Criminal Code of 1961. 30 (R)
(Q)A violation of Section 24-3A of the 31 Criminal Code of 1961. 32 (3) A minimum term of imprisonment of not less than 33 48 consecutive hours or 100 hours of community service as 34 may be determined by the court shall be imposed for a -5- LRB9104999RCks 1 second or subsequent violation committed within 5 years 2 of a previous violation of Section 11-501 of the Illinois 3 Vehicle Code or a similar provision of a local ordinance. 4 (4) A minimum term of imprisonment of not less than 5 7 consecutive days or 30 days of community service shall 6 be imposed for a violation of paragraph (c) of Section 7 6-303 of the Illinois Vehicle Code. 8 (4.1) A minimum term of 30 consecutive days of 9 imprisonment, 40 days of 24 hour periodic imprisonment or 10 720 hours of community service, as may be determined by 11 the court, shall be imposed for a violation of Section 12 11-501 of the Illinois Vehicle Code during a period in 13 which the defendant's driving privileges are revoked or 14 suspended, where the revocation or suspension was for a 15 violation of Section 11-501 or Section 11-501.1 of that 16 Code. 17 (5) The court may sentence an offender convicted of 18 a business offense or a petty offense or a corporation or 19 unincorporated association convicted of any offense to: 20 (A) a period of conditional discharge; 21 (B) a fine; 22 (C) make restitution to the victim under 23 Section 5-5-6 of this Code. 24 (6) In no case shall an offender be eligible for a 25 disposition of probation or conditional discharge for a 26 Class 1 felony committed while he was serving a term of 27 probation or conditional discharge for a felony. 28 (7) When a defendant is adjudged a habitual 29 criminal under Article 33B of the Criminal Code of 1961, 30 the court shall sentence the defendant to a term of 31 natural life imprisonment. 32 (8) When a defendant, over the age of 21 years, is 33 convicted of a Class 1 or Class 2 felony, after having 34 twice been convicted of any Class 2 or greater Class -6- LRB9104999RCks 1 felonies in Illinois, and such charges are separately 2 brought and tried and arise out of different series of 3 acts, such defendant shall be sentenced as a Class X 4 offender. This paragraph shall not apply unless (1) the 5 first felony was committed after the effective date of 6 this amendatory Act of 1977; and (2) the second felony 7 was committed after conviction on the first; and (3) the 8 third felony was committed after conviction on the 9 second. 10 (9) A defendant convicted of a second or subsequent 11 offense of ritualized abuse of a child may be sentenced 12 to a term of natural life imprisonment. 13 (10) Beginning July 1, 1994, unless sentencing 14 under Section 33B-1 is applicable, a term of imprisonment 15 of not less than 15 years nor more than 50 years shall be 16 imposed on a defendant who violates Section 33A-2 of the 17 Criminal Code of 1961 with a firearm, when that person 18 has been convicted in any state or federal court of 3 or 19 more of the following offenses: treason, first degree 20 murder, second degree murder, aggravated criminal sexual 21 assault, criminal sexual assault, robbery, burglary, 22 arson, kidnaping, aggravated battery resulting in great 23 bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement, or 24 a violation of Section 401(a) of the Illinois Controlled 25 Substances Act, when the third offense was committed 26 after conviction on the second, the second offense was 27 committed after conviction on the first, and the 28 violation of Section 33A-2 of the Criminal Code of 1961 29 was committed after conviction on the third. 30 (11) Beginning July 1, 1994, a term of imprisonment 31 of not less than 10 years and not more than 30 years 32 shall be imposed on a defendant who violates Section 33 33A-2 with a Category I weapon where the offense was 34 committed in any school, or any conveyance owned, leased, -7- LRB9104999RCks 1 or contracted by a school to transport students to or 2 from school or a school related activity, on the real 3 property comprising any school or public park, and where 4 the offense was related to the activities of an organized 5 gang. For the purposes of this paragraph (11), 6 "organized gang" has the meaning ascribed to it in 7 Section 10 of the Illinois Streetgang Terrorism Omnibus 8 Prevention Act. 9 (d) In any case in which a sentence originally imposed 10 is vacated, the case shall be remanded to the trial court. 11 The trial court shall hold a hearing under Section 5-4-1 of 12 the Unified Code of Corrections which may include evidence of 13 the defendant's life, moral character and occupation during 14 the time since the original sentence was passed. The trial 15 court shall then impose sentence upon the defendant. The 16 trial court may impose any sentence which could have been 17 imposed at the original trial subject to Section 5-5-4 of the 18 Unified Code of Corrections. 19 (e) In cases where prosecution for criminal sexual 20 assault or aggravated criminal sexual abuse under Section 21 12-13 or 12-16 of the Criminal Code of 1961 results in 22 conviction of a defendant who was a family member of the 23 victim at the time of the commission of the offense, the 24 court shall consider the safety and welfare of the victim and 25 may impose a sentence of probation only where: 26 (1) the court finds (A) or (B) or both are 27 appropriate: 28 (A) the defendant is willing to undergo a 29 court approved counseling program for a minimum 30 duration of 2 years; or 31 (B) the defendant is willing to participate in 32 a court approved plan including but not limited to 33 the defendant's: 34 (i) removal from the household; -8- LRB9104999RCks 1 (ii) restricted contact with the victim; 2 (iii) continued financial support of the 3 family; 4 (iv) restitution for harm done to the 5 victim; and 6 (v) compliance with any other measures 7 that the court may deem appropriate; and 8 (2) the court orders the defendant to pay for the 9 victim's counseling services, to the extent that the 10 court finds, after considering the defendant's income and 11 assets, that the defendant is financially capable of 12 paying for such services, if the victim was under 18 13 years of age at the time the offense was committed and 14 requires counseling as a result of the offense. 15 Probation may be revoked or modified pursuant to Section 16 5-6-4; except where the court determines at the hearing that 17 the defendant violated a condition of his or her probation 18 restricting contact with the victim or other family members 19 or commits another offense with the victim or other family 20 members, the court shall revoke the defendant's probation and 21 impose a term of imprisonment. 22 For the purposes of this Section, "family member" and 23 "victim" shall have the meanings ascribed to them in Section 24 12-12 of the Criminal Code of 1961. 25 (f) This Article shall not deprive a court in other 26 proceedings to order a forfeiture of property, to suspend or 27 cancel a license, to remove a person from office, or to 28 impose any other civil penalty. 29 (g) Whenever a defendant is convicted of an offense 30 under Sections 11-14, 11-15, 11-15.1, 11-16, 11-17, 11-18, 31 11-18.1, 11-19, 11-19.1, 11-19.2, 12-13, 12-14, 12-14.1, 32 12-15 or 12-16 of the Criminal Code of 1961, the defendant 33 shall undergo medical testing to determine whether the 34 defendant has any sexually transmissible disease, including a -9- LRB9104999RCks 1 test for infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or 2 any other identified causative agent of acquired 3 immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Any such medical test 4 shall be performed only by appropriately licensed medical 5 practitioners and may include an analysis of any bodily 6 fluids as well as an examination of the defendant's person. 7 Except as otherwise provided by law, the results of such test 8 shall be kept strictly confidential by all medical personnel 9 involved in the testing and must be personally delivered in a 10 sealed envelope to the judge of the court in which the 11 conviction was entered for the judge's inspection in camera. 12 Acting in accordance with the best interests of the victim 13 and the public, the judge shall have the discretion to 14 determine to whom, if anyone, the results of the testing may 15 be revealed. The court shall notify the defendant of the test 16 results. The court shall also notify the victim if requested 17 by the victim, and if the victim is under the age of 15 and 18 if requested by the victim's parents or legal guardian, the 19 court shall notify the victim's parents or legal guardian of 20 the test results. The court shall provide information on the 21 availability of HIV testing and counseling at Department of 22 Public Health facilities to all parties to whom the results 23 of the testing are revealed and shall direct the State's 24 Attorney to provide the information to the victim when 25 possible. A State's Attorney may petition the court to obtain 26 the results of any HIV test administered under this Section, 27 and the court shall grant the disclosure if the State's 28 Attorney shows it is relevant in order to prosecute a charge 29 of criminal transmission of HIV under Section 12-16.2 of the 30 Criminal Code of 1961 against the defendant. The court shall 31 order that the cost of any such test shall be paid by the 32 county and may be taxed as costs against the convicted 33 defendant. 34 (g-5) When an inmate is tested for an airborne -10- LRB9104999RCks 1 communicable disease, as determined by the Illinois 2 Department of Public Health including but not limited to 3 tuberculosis, the results of the test shall be personally 4 delivered by the warden or his or her designee in a sealed 5 envelope to the judge of the court in which the inmate must 6 appear for the judge's inspection in camera if requested by 7 the judge. Acting in accordance with the best interests of 8 those in the courtroom, the judge shall have the discretion 9 to determine what if any precautions need to be taken to 10 prevent transmission of the disease in the courtroom. 11 (h) Whenever a defendant is convicted of an offense 12 under Section 1 or 2 of the Hypodermic Syringes and Needles 13 Act committed before the date that Act is repealed, the 14 defendant shall undergo medical testing to determine whether 15 the defendant has been exposed to human immunodeficiency 16 virus (HIV) or any other identified causative agent of 17 acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Except as 18 otherwise provided by law, the results of such test shall be 19 kept strictly confidential by all medical personnel involved 20 in the testing and must be personally delivered in a sealed 21 envelope to the judge of the court in which the conviction 22 was entered for the judge's inspection in camera. Acting in 23 accordance with the best interests of the public, the judge 24 shall have the discretion to determine to whom, if anyone, 25 the results of the testing may be revealed. The court shall 26 notify the defendant of a positive test showing an infection 27 with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The court shall 28 provide information on the availability of HIV testing and 29 counseling at Department of Public Health facilities to all 30 parties to whom the results of the testing are revealed and 31 shall direct the State's Attorney to provide the information 32 to the victim when possible. A State's Attorney may petition 33 the court to obtain the results of any HIV test administered 34 under this Section, and the court shall grant the disclosure -11- LRB9104999RCks 1 if the State's Attorney shows it is relevant in order to 2 prosecute a charge of criminal transmission of HIV under 3 Section 12-16.2 of the Criminal Code of 1961 against the 4 defendant. The court shall order that the cost of any such 5 test shall be paid by the county and may be taxed as costs 6 against the convicted defendant. 7 (i) All fines and penalties imposed under this Section 8 for any violation of Chapters 3, 4, 6, and 11 of the Illinois 9 Vehicle Code, or a similar provision of a local ordinance, 10 and any violation of the Child Passenger Protection Act, or a 11 similar provision of a local ordinance, shall be collected 12 and disbursed by the circuit clerk as provided under Section 13 27.5 of the Clerks of Courts Act. 14 (j) In cases when prosecution for any violation of 15 Section 11-6, 11-8, 11-9, 11-11, 11-14, 11-15, 11-15.1, 16 11-16, 11-17, 11-17.1, 11-18, 11-18.1, 11-19, 11-19.1, 17 11-19.2, 11-20.1, 11-21, 12-13, 12-14, 12-14.1, 12-15, or 18 12-16 of the Criminal Code of 1961, any violation of the 19 Illinois Controlled Substances Act, or any violation of the 20 Cannabis Control Act results in conviction, a disposition of 21 court supervision, or an order of probation granted under 22 Section 10 of the Cannabis Control Act or Section 410 of the 23 Illinois Controlled Substance Act of a defendant, the court 24 shall determine whether the defendant is employed by a 25 facility or center as defined under the Child Care Act of 26 1969, a public or private elementary or secondary school, or 27 otherwise works with children under 18 years of age on a 28 daily basis. When a defendant is so employed, the court 29 shall order the Clerk of the Court to send a copy of the 30 judgment of conviction or order of supervision or probation 31 to the defendant's employer by certified mail. If the 32 employer of the defendant is a school, the Clerk of the Court 33 shall direct the mailing of a copy of the judgment of 34 conviction or order of supervision or probation to the -12- LRB9104999RCks 1 appropriate regional superintendent of schools. The regional 2 superintendent of schools shall notify the State Board of 3 Education of any notification under this subsection. 4 (j-5) A defendant at least 17 years of age who is 5 convicted of a felony and who has not been previously 6 convicted of a misdemeanor or felony and who is sentenced to 7 a term of imprisonment in the Illinois Department of 8 Corrections shall as a condition of his or her sentence be 9 required by the court to attend educational courses designed 10 to prepare the defendant for a high school diploma and to 11 work toward a high school diploma or to work toward passing 12 the high school level Test of General Educational Development 13 (GED) or to work toward completing a vocational training 14 program offered by the Department of Corrections. If a 15 defendant fails to complete the educational training required 16 by his or her sentence during the term of incarceration, the 17 Prisoner Review Board shall, as a condition of mandatory 18 supervised release, require the defendant, at his or her own 19 expense, to pursue a course of study toward a high school 20 diploma or passage of the GED test. The Prisoner Review 21 Board shall revoke the mandatory supervised release of a 22 defendant who wilfully fails to comply with this subsection 23 (j-5) upon his or her release from confinement in a penal 24 institution while serving a mandatory supervised release 25 term; however, the inability of the defendant after making a 26 good faith effort to obtain financial aid or pay for the 27 educational training shall not be deemed a wilful failure to 28 comply. The Prisoner Review Board shall recommit the 29 defendant whose mandatory supervised release term has been 30 revoked under this subsection (j-5) as provided in Section 31 3-3-9. This subsection (j-5) does not apply to a defendant 32 who has a high school diploma or has successfully passed the 33 GED test. This subsection (j-5) does not apply to a defendant 34 who is determined by the court to be developmentally disabled -13- LRB9104999RCks 1 or otherwise mentally incapable of completing the educational 2 or vocational program. 3 (k) A court may not impose a sentence or disposition for 4 a felony or misdemeanor that requires the defendant to be 5 implanted or injected with or to use any form of birth 6 control. 7 (l) (A) Except as provided in paragraph (C) of 8 subsection (l), whenever a defendant, who is an alien as 9 defined by the Immigration and Nationality Act, is 10 convicted of any felony or misdemeanor offense, the court 11 after sentencing the defendant may, upon motion of the 12 State's Attorney, hold sentence in abeyance and remand 13 the defendant to the custody of the Attorney General of 14 the United States or his or her designated agent to be 15 deported when: 16 (1) a final order of deportation has been 17 issued against the defendant pursuant to proceedings 18 under the Immigration and Nationality Act, and 19 (2) the deportation of the defendant would not 20 deprecate the seriousness of the defendant's conduct 21 and would not be inconsistent with the ends of 22 justice. 23 Otherwise, the defendant shall be sentenced as 24 provided in this Chapter V. 25 (B) If the defendant has already been sentenced for 26 a felony or misdemeanor offense, or has been placed on 27 probation under Section 10 of the Cannabis Control Act or 28 Section 410 of the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, 29 the court may, upon motion of the State's Attorney to 30 suspend the sentence imposed, commit the defendant to the 31 custody of the Attorney General of the United States or 32 his or her designated agent when: 33 (1) a final order of deportation has been 34 issued against the defendant pursuant to proceedings -14- LRB9104999RCks 1 under the Immigration and Nationality Act, and 2 (2) the deportation of the defendant would not 3 deprecate the seriousness of the defendant's conduct 4 and would not be inconsistent with the ends of 5 justice. 6 (C) This subsection (l) does not apply to offenders 7 who are subject to the provisions of paragraph (2) of 8 subsection (a) of Section 3-6-3. 9 (D) Upon motion of the State's Attorney, if a 10 defendant sentenced under this Section returns to the 11 jurisdiction of the United States, the defendant shall be 12 recommitted to the custody of the county from which he or 13 she was sentenced. Thereafter, the defendant shall be 14 brought before the sentencing court, which may impose any 15 sentence that was available under Section 5-5-3 at the 16 time of initial sentencing. In addition, the defendant 17 shall not be eligible for additional good conduct credit 18 for meritorious service as provided under Section 3-6-6. 19 (m) A person convicted of criminal defacement of 20 property under Section 21-1.3 of the Criminal Code of 1961, 21 in which the property damage exceeds $300 and the property 22 damaged is a school building, shall be ordered to perform 23 community service that may include cleanup, removal, or 24 painting over the defacement. 25 (Source: P.A. 89-8, eff. 3-21-95; 89-314, eff. 1-1-96; 26 89-428, eff. 12-13-95; 89-462, eff. 5-29-96; 89-477, eff. 27 6-18-96; 89-507, eff. 7-1-97; 89-545, eff. 7-25-96; 89-587, 28 eff. 7-31-96; 89-627, eff. 1-1-97; 89-688, eff. 6-1-97; 29 90-14, eff. 7-1-97; 90-68, eff. 7-8-97; 90-680, eff. 1-1-99; 30 90-685, eff. 1-1-99; 90-787, eff. 8-14-98; revised 9-16-98.) 31 (720 ILCS 635/Act rep.) 32 Section 10. The Hypodermic Syringes and Needles Act is 33 repealed.
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