KOSEL, RIGHTER, JONES,JOHN, BOST, SCHMITZ, SOMMER AND NOVAK.
CRIM CD-AGG DISCHARGE-FIREARM
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 relating to the offense of
aggravated discharge of a firearm. Provides that a person also may
commit the offense if the person knowingly or intentionally discharges
a firearm at or into a building from a position outside that building
or in the direction of a vehicle the person reasonably should know to
be occupied. If the violation is committed in a school, on the real
property comprising a school, within 1,000 feet of the real property
comprising a school, at a school related activity, or on or within
1,000 feet of a conveyance owned, leased, or contracted by a school or
school district to transport students to or from school or a school
related activity, it is a Class X felony.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 5/24-3 from Ch. 38, par. 24-3
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 concerning the unlawful sale of
firearms. Provides for increased penalties for various unlawful sale
of firearms violations involving persons under 21 years of age and
under 18 years of age. Also provides for increased penalties for
various firearm offenses committed in a school, on a school
conveyance, or within 1,000 feet of a school or school conveyance, or
at a school related activity.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0012
Last action date: 99-06-04
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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