90th General Assembly
Summary of HB0665
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Short description: 
STREETGANG RACKETEERING                                                    

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates  the  Streetgang   Racketeer   Influenced   and   Corrupt      
   Organizations  Act.    Creates the offense of streetgang racketeering.      
   Penalty is a Class 1 felony.  Provides for the forfeiture of  property      
   from  streetgang racketeering.  Permits the court to levy a fine equal      
   to  the  street  value  of  any  contraband  seized.    Provides   for      
   distribution   of  the  proceeds  of  forfeited  property  to  various      
   governmental units.  Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963  to      
   permit  the  granting  of  use  immunity in a criminal proceeding to a      
   street gang member who testifies against the gang.  Permits the  court      
   to enter an order for the interception of a private oral communication      
   to provide evidence of gang-related activity. Amends the State Finance      
   Act  to  create  the  Streetgang  Profit  Forfeiture Fund in the State      
          FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)                                   
          The fiscal impact on this note is unknown.                           
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

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


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