STEPHENS-DAVIS,STEVE-LYONS,EILEEN-HOLBROOK, BELLOCK, FOWLER,
JONES,JOHN, SILVA, MCCARTHY, CROTTY, KLINGLER AND BRADLEY.
ABUSED CHILD-CONTROLLED SUBST
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Includes in
the definition of "abused child" a child whose parent or immediate
family member, or a person responsible for the child's welfare, or an
individual residing in the same home as the child, or a paramour of
the child's parent causes a controlled substance to be sold,
transferred, distributed, or given to any child under 18 years of age.
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that endangering the life
or health of a child is a Class 3 felony if the violation includes the
sale, transfer, or providing of a controlled substance to a child
under 18 years of age.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Corrections population and fiscal impacts would be minimal.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
720 ILCS 5/12-21.6
Deletes the amendatory changes to the Criminal Code of 1961.
Makes an exception to the provision that a child is an abused child if
the parent or person responsible for the child's welfare, a person
residing in the same home as the child or a paramour of the child's
parent causes to be sold, distributed, or given to the child under 18
a controlled substance if the person provides to the child a control-
led substance that is prescribed by a physician and is dispensed to
the child in a manner that substantially complies with the prescrip-
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0802
Last action date: 00-06-13
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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