CRIM CD-GANGS-PARENT RESPNSBLE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a parent or
legal guardian of a minor under 17 years of age who knows or who
reasonably should know that (i) the minor is a member of a gang and
(ii) the minor commits an act in furtherance of gang activity is
guilty of a business offense and may be fined an amount not exceeding
$10,000, or sentenced to serve a period of 6 months conditional
discharge, or required to attend a parental workshop esablished by
the probation or court services department of the county.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
There will be no fiscal or prison population impact.
JUDICIAL NOTE (Administrative Office of Ill. Courts)
There may be a minimal increase in judicial workloads; it is
unlikely the number of judges needed would increase.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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