CRIM CD & CD CORR-EXTENDED TER
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Increases from a Class A
misdemeanor to a Class 4 felony the possession with the intent to use
unlawfully against another person of a dagger, dirk, billy, dangerous
knife, razor, stiletto, broken bottle or other piece of glass, stun
gun or taser, razor, or other dangerous or deadly weapon or instrument
of like character in a school, public housing property, public park,
courthouse, or a public way within 1,000 feet of any these properties.
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Permits the court to impose
an extended term sentence upon an offender convicted of unlawful use
of weapons for possessing a weapon that is not readily distinguishable
as one of the weapons enumerated in the unlawful use of weapons
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Corrections)
Impact: corrections population, 2 inmates; fiscal, $492,000.
No change from DOC fiscal note.
FISCAL NOTE (Administrative Office of Ill. Courts)
This bill will have no fiscal impact on the Judicial branch.
No decrease or increase in need for the number of judges.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0686
Last action date: 98-07-31
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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