Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Makes the
penalties for the unlawful manufacture, delivery, and possession of
amphetamine or methamphetamine the same as the penalties for unlawful
manufacture, delivery, and possession of equivalent amounts of
cocaine. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections to provide that a
person convicted of the manufacture or delivery of more than 5 grams
of amphetamine or methamphetamine may not receive probation, periodic
imprisonment, or conditional discharge.
Fiscal impact would be $66,174,300; corrections population
impact would be 392 inmates.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
No change from correctional note.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB 722 fails to meet the definition of a State mandate.
It is not possible to determine what impact the bill will have
on the need to increase the number of judges in the State.
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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