Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 and the Unified Code of Corrections. Requires a mandatory sentence of imprisonment for certain violations of the statutes concerning unlawful use of weapons, the unlawful use or possession of weapons by felons, and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. Provides that a period of probation, periodic imprisonment, or conditional discharge may not be imposed for these violations.
Correctional Note (Department of Corrections)
House Bill 524 has a Corrections Population Impact of 1,624 inmates and a Fiscal Impact of $417,746,400.
Fiscal Note (Dept of Corrections)
Corrections population impact of 1,624 inmates and fiscal impact of $417,746,400 over a ten year period.