Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a person
convicted of criminal defacement of property, in addition to any other
sentence that may be imposed, shall be fined $500 plus the actual
costs incurred by the property owner or unit of government to abate,
remediate, repair, or remove the effects of the damage to the
property. Provides that to the extent permitted by law, reimbursement
for the costs of abatement, remediation, repair, or removal shall be
payable to the person who incurred the costs.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the additional fine is only applicable for a felony
violation of criminal defacement of property.
FISCAL NOTE (Illinois State Police)
There will be no fiscal impact on the Ill. State Police, as the
bill relates to reimbursement of costs to property owners and
units of local government by individuals convicted of criminal
defacement of property.
FISCAL NOTE (Office of Illinois Courts)
The bill would not have a significant fiscal impact on the
GOVERNOR'S AMENDATORY VETO MESSAGE
Recommends that a person convicted of a Class 3 or Class 4 felony
violation of criminal defacement of property shall be subject to a
mandatory minimum fine of $500 rather than a fine of $500.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0931
Last action date: 00-12-15
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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