720 ILCS 5/20.5-7 new
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of
transmission of a substance alleged to be deadly. Provides that a
person commits the offense when, with the intent to disturb another
person and cause a breach of the peace or to create a panic, he or she
knowingly mails or otherwise transmits to another person a substance
alleged to be deadly or places that substance in a public place.
Defines "substance alleged to be deadly". Provides that the penalty
for a violation is a Class 3 felony. Provides that if the transmission
of the substance alleged to be deadly is to an abortion clinic, the
penalty is a Class 2 felony. Effective immediately.
FEB-28-2002 S FIRST READING
FEB-28-2002 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
JAN-07-2003 S SESSION SINE DIE
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