CD CORR-SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROGRA
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a prisoner
serving a sentence in a Department of Corrections facility for a crime
committed as a result of the use of, abuse of, or addiction to alcohol
or a controlled substance and committed on or after the effective date
of the amendatory Act shall receive no good conduct credit until he or
she participates in and completes a substance abuse treatment program.
Provides that if treatment is not available, the prisoner shall be
placed on a waiting list and may be required by the Department to
attend a substance abuse education class or attend substance abuse
self-help meetings. Provides that a prisoner may not lose good
conduct credit as a result of being placed on a waiting list.
Effective September 1, 2002.
FISCAL NOTE (Illinois Department of Corrections)
Enactment of HB 4104 would have no population or cost impact
to the Department.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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