Comments: IL HB0320 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a period of probation, a term of periodic imprisonment, or conditional discharge may not be imposed if the defendant is convicted of a Class 3 felony or higher violation of an offense involving the corruption of a public official when the offense consists of theft, fraud, extortion or a violation of the Official Misconduct or Public Contracts Article of the Criminal Code of 2012 and either: (1) the defendant was an elected official at the time of the offense, or (2) the offense involved more than $10,000 in money or property, based on either the value of any payments or the value of the item that was the object of the offense. Provides that this provision does not apply if the prosecutor certifies to the court at the time of sentencing that the defendant has provided substantial assistance in the case or another prosecution of substantial public importance.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Introduced) 2017-03-31 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB0320 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

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