|Public Act 094-0549
||LRB094 10368 RLC 40638 b
AN ACT concerning criminal law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Unified Code of Corrections is amended by
adding Article 17 to Chapter III as follows:
(730 ILCS 5/Ch. III Art. 17 heading new)
METHAMPHETAMINE ABUSERS PILOT PROGRAMS
(730 ILCS 5/3-17-5 new)
Methamphetamine abusers pilot program;
Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center.
(a) There is created the Methamphetamine Abusers Pilot
Program at the Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center. The
Program shall be established upon adoption of a resolution or
ordinance by the Franklin County Board and with the consent of
the Secretary of Human Services.
(b) A person convicted of the unlawful possession of
methamphetamine under Section 402 of the Illinois Controlled
Substances Act, after an assessment by a designated program
licensed under the Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and
Dependency Act that the person is a methamphetamine abuser or
addict and may benefit from treatment for his or her abuse or
addiction, may be ordered by the court to be committed to the
Program established under this Section.
(c) The Program shall consist of medical and psychiatric
treatment for the abuse or addiction for a period of at least
90 days and not to exceed 180 days. A treatment plan for each
person participating in the Program shall be approved by the
court in consultation with the Department of Human Services.
The Secretary of Human Services shall appoint a Program
Administrator to operate the Program who shall be licensed to
provide residential treatment for alcoholism and other drug