SYVERSON-BURZYNSKI AND DILLARD.
CD CORR-ELECTRONC MONITOR-COST
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Counties Code, the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963,
and the Unified Code of Corrections. Requires an offender who is
placed on electronic monitoring for an alcohol or drug offense to pay
the costs incidental to any mandatory drug or alcohol testing, or
both, and the costs incidental to electronic monitoring (now the court
may order the defendant to pay these costs). Provides that the fees
shall be collected by the clerk of the circuit court and transmitted
to the county treasurer who shall deposit the fees in the county
working cash fund and use them to defray the costs of corrections.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
730 ILCS 5/5-8A-5 from Ch. 38, par. 1005-8A-5
Further amends the Unified Code of Corrections.
Provides that the court may impose a reasonable fee (rather than
a fee not to exceed $5) for a person placed on probation and required
to wear an approved monitoring device. Provides that before an order
of electronic home detention, the supervising authority shall, where
possible, secure the written consent of the participant and the person
in whose name the telephone is registered.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0399
Last action date: 97-08-15
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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