BURKE, BRADLEY, BOLAND AND GASH.
CRIM CD-LASER POINTERS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of aiming a
laser pointer at a peace officer. Penalty is a Class A misdemeanor.
Provides that it is a Class 3 felony to attach a laser pointer to a
firearm or to use a laser pointer in conjunction with a firearm.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
720 ILCS 5/24-1
720 ILCS 5/24.6-10 new
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 5/24.6-20 new
730 ILCS 5/5-5-3.2
Deletes everything. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the
offense of aiming a laser pointer at a peace officer. Penalty is a
Class A misdemeanor. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections.
Provides that the court may impose an extended term sentence if the
defendant uses a firearm in the commission of a crime and the firearm
has a laser sight attached to it.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0252
Last action date: 99-07-23
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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