Bill Status of HB5085 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM CD-CATALYTIC CONVERTERS
Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
| 2/18/2022||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Includes catalytic converters as an essential part of a vehicle. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that theft of property not from the person and not exceeding $500 in value is a Class 4 felony if the theft was of a catalytic converter and the value of the catalytic converter does not exceed $500 in value. Provides that theft of property exceeding $500 and not exceeding $10,000 in value is a Class 2 felony if the theft was of a catalytic converter and the value of the catalytic converter exceeds $500 in value. Provides that a person commits criminal damage to property when he or she knowingly damages a vehicle of another with intent to take a catalytic converter. Provides that it is an affirmative defense to a violation that the owner of the property damaged consented to the damage. Provides that a violation is a Class 4 felony when the damage to property does not exceed $500 and is a Class 2 felony when the damage to property exceeds $500.