SILVA-GILES-DAVIS,MONIQUE AND BRADLEY.
CRIM CD-DANGEROUS WEAPONS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that the offense of
unlawful use of weapons includes the carrying or possessing of a
baseball bat with the intent to use it unlawfully against another
person. Also includes in the unlawful use of weapons offense the use
of a dog to inflict bodily harm upon another person or threaten the
infliction of bodily harm with the intent to commit a criminal offense
against another person. Includes a baseball bat and dog as "weapons"
when used for unlawful purposes in the definition of a category III
weapon under the armed violence statute.
There would be minimal impact on judicial workloads, but HB325
would not increase the need for the number of judges in Ill.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
There will be minimal impact from HB325.
No change from DOC fiscal note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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