HAMOS AND DAVIS,STEVE.
720 ILCS 675/Act title
720 ILCS 675/0.01 from Ch. 23, par. 2356.9
720 ILCS 675/1 from Ch. 23, par. 2357
720 ILCS 675/2 from Ch. 23, par. 2358
Amends the Sale of Tobacco to Minors Act. Changes the short
title to the Prevention of Tobacco Use by Minors Act. Prohibits
minors from possessing or smoking tobacco (now only the buying by and
the sale and distribution to minors of tobacco is prohibited).
Provides that the court may impose for possession or smoking of
tobacco products by a minor up to 25 hours of community service for
the first offense, up to 25 hours of community service and a fine not
to exceed $25 for the second offense in a 12-month period, and up to
30 hours of community service and a fine not to exceed $50 for the
third or subsequent offense in a 12-month period. Permits the court to
sentence a minor who is convicted of or placed on supervision for
possessing tobacco products to attend a smoker's education program
with the offender's consent if such a program is available where the
minor resides. Exempts from violations the possession or smoking of
tobacco products by minors who are members of the Armed Forces or
Reserve Forces and those who participate in an experimental or
research program that is conducted by an accredited institution of
higher education to study the effects of tobacco products on minors.
FISCAL NOTE (Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts)
Workload of the Circuit Courts and Probation and Court Services
Departments may increase.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Public Health)
HB87 does not directly impact any program administered by DPH.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
HB87 will have no fiscal or prison population impact on DOC.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
720 ILCS 675/Act title
720 ILCS 675/0.01
720 ILCS 675/1
720 ILCS 675/2
Adds reference to:
35 ILCS 130/4 from Ch. 120, par. 453.4
35 ILCS 135/4 from Ch. 120, par. 453.34
235 ILCS 5/3-12 from Ch. 43, par. 108
720 ILCS 675/Act rep.
720 ILCS 680/Act rep.
Deletes everything. Creates the Illinois Underage Purchase,
Possession, and Sales Prevention Act of 1999. Provides penalties for
the distribution of tobacco to a person under 18 years of age.
Prohibits a person under 18 years from acquiring or attempting to
acquire tobacco. Provides certain training requirements for retail
clerks who sell tobacco. Provides that no person may sell tobacco
through a vending machine unless certain guidelines concerning who may
have access to the machine are met. Prohibits the sale of tobacco
other than in sealed packages. Requires that tobacco retailers be
licensed. Provides that the Act shall be enforced by the Liquor
Control Commission. Provides various penalties for various violations
of the Act. Provides that a second or subsequent violation of the
prohibition against selling tobacco products at retail is a Class B
misdemeanor. Preempts home rule. Amends the Cigarette Tax Act.
Provides that part of the fee for a distributor's license under the
Act shall be used to assist the Liquor Control Commission in enforcing
the Illinois Underage Purchase, Possession, and Sales Prevention Act
of 1999. Amends the Cigarette Use Tax Act. Provides that a portion
of the fee for a distributor's license under the Act shall be used to
assist the Liquor Control Commission in enforcing the Illinois
Underage Purchase, Possession, and Sales Prevention Act of 1999.
Amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Removes obsolete provisions.
Provides that the Liquor Control Commission shall be responsible for
issuing licenses to engage in the retail sale of tobacco products.
Repeals the Sale of Tobacco to Minors Act and the Smokeless Tobacco
Limitation Act. Effective immediately.
98-12-21 H PREFILED WITH CLERK
99-01-14 H FIRST READING
99-01-14 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
99-01-27 H ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE JUD-CRIMINAL
99-02-03 H ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR FOWLER
99-02-03 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR SCOTT
99-02-09 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR O'BRIEN
99-02-09 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR SILVA
99-02-09 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR DELGADO
99-02-10 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR SHARP
99-02-10 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR HAMOS
99-02-18 H FISCAL NOTE FILED
99-02-18 H CORRECTIONAL NOTE FILED
99-02-18 H COMMITTEE JUD-CRIMINAL
99-02-19 H FISCAL NOTE FILED
99-02-19 H COMMITTEE JUD-CRIMINAL
99-02-24 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR DAVIS,STEVE
99-02-26 H AMENDMENT NO. 01-JUD-CRIMINAL H
99-02-26 H ADOPTED
99-02-26 H MOTION DO PASS AS AMENDED-LOST 006-007-000 HJUB
99-02-26 H REMAINS IN COMMITTEE JUD-CRIMINAL
99-03-05 H RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A) RULES HRUL
01-01-09 H SESSION SINE DIE
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