92nd General Assembly
Summary of HB4245
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CONT SUBSTANCES-HEROIN                                                     

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act.  Provides that the      
   penalties  for  the  illegal  manufacture  or  delivery  or  for   the      
   possession  with  intent  to  manufacture  or deliver one gram or more      
   (rather than 10 or more grams) but less than 15 grams of  a  substance      
   containing heroin is a Class 1 felony with a maximum fine of $250,000.      
   Amends  the  Unified  Code  of  Corrections.   Provides  that a person      
   convicted of illegally manufacturing or delivering more than  5  grams      
   of   heroin   may  not  receive  a  sentence  of  probation,  periodic      
   imprisonment, or conditional discharge.  Effective immediately.             
          JUDICIAL NOTE (Illinois Courts Administrative Office)                
          HB 4245 would neither increase nor decrease the number of            
          judges needed in the State.                                          
          FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)                              
          HB 4245 would cause an increase of 76 inmates in the                 
          corrections population and would have a fiscal impact of             
          CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)                        
          Same as DOC fiscal note.                                             
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0698

   Last action date: JUL-19-2002

           Location: House

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


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