90th General Assembly
Summary of SB0377
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Short description: 
MUNI CD-RETAIL THEFT ORDINANCE                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Illinois Municipal Code and the Criminal Code of 1961.      
   Provides that  corporate  authorities  of  each  municipality  may  by      
   ordinance  declare  retail  theft  to  be unlawful.  Provides that the      
   ordinance shall not apply to any individual who  has  previously  been      
   convicted  of  any  type  of  theft, robbery, armed robbery, burglary,      
   residential burglary, possession of burglary tools, or home  invasion,      
   or in cases where the theft is of property with a full retail value in      
   excess  of  $150.  Provides that the municipality shall provide a list      
   of all retail theft ordinance convictions to the office of the State's      
   Attorney of the county where the municipality  is  located.   Provides      
   that  a  person  who  commits retail theft under a municipal ordinance      
   shall be liable to the merchant for actual damages, plus an amount not      
   less than $100 nor more than $1,000, and attorney's fees and court          
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: Senate

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


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