90th General Assembly
Summary of SB1697
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Short description: 
CRIM CD & CD CORR-GANG CRIMES                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Criminal  Code  of  1961.   Provides  that  it  is  an      
   aggravating  factor  for  first  degree  murder  that  the  murder was      
   committed as a result of certain streetgang related criminal activity.      
   Amends the Unified Code of Corrections.    Provides  that  a  prisoner      
   serving  a  sentence for a forcible felony when the court has made and      
   entered a finding that the conduct leading to the  conviction  of  the      
   forcible felony was streetgang related criminal activity shall receive      
   no  more than 4.5 days of good conduct credit for each month of his or      
   her sentence of imprisonment.  Provides that the penalty  for  certain      
   first  degree  murders  that  were  the  result  of certain streetgang      
   related criminal activity, if the death penalty was not imposed, is  a      
   term  of  imprisonment  of not less than 30 years and not more than 80      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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