Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the court shall impose a minimum fine of $1,000 for a first offense and $2,000 for a second or subsequent offense upon a person convicted of or placed on supervision for battery when the individual harmed was a sports official or coach at any level of competition and the act causing harm to the sports official or coach occurred within an athletic facility or within the immediate vicinity of an athletic facility at which the official or coach was an active participant of the athletic contest. Defines "sports official" and "coach". Effective immediately.
Correctional Note (Dept of Corrections)
No corrections population impact. No fiscal impact.