90th General Assembly
Summary of HB2124
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Short description: 
CRIM CD-TOBACCO-PRISON CONTRA                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Criminal Code of 1961.  Provides that  cigarettes  and      
   tobacco  products  are contraband items that cannot be brought into or      
   possessed in a prison or penitentiary.  Provides that violation  is  a      
   Class  4  felony.   Provides that delivery of contraband cigarettes or      
   tobacco products to an inmate by an employee of the penal  institution      
   is  a  Class 3 felony.  Establishes exemption for prisoners performing      
   duties in correctional industries programs.                                 
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
        Provides that it is not a violation of bringing contraband into a      
   penal institution or possessing contraband in a penal institution  for      
   an  employee  of  a penal institution to possess cigarettes or tobacco      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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