Table B: Illinois Penalties for Possession of a Controlled Substance*

Any substance containing HEROIN

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
15-<100 gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000
100-<400 gm Class 1 6-30 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
400-<900 gm Class 1 8-40 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
900+ gm Class 1 10-50 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value

Any substance containing COCAINE

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
15-<100 gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000
100-<400 gm Class 1 6-30 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
400-<900 gm Class 1 8-40 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
900+ gm Class 1 10-50 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value

Any substance containing MORPHINE

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
15-<100 gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000
100-<400 gm Class 1 6-30 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
400-<900 gm Class 1 6-40 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
900+ gm Class 1 10-50 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value

Any substance containing PEYOTE

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
200+ gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000

Any substance containing a derivative of BARBITURIC ACID

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
200+ gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000

Any substance containing AMPHETAMINE

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
200+ gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000

Any substance containing LSD

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
15-<100 gm or
15-199 objects / parts
Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000
100-<400 gm or
200-599 objects / parts
Class 1 6-30 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
400-<900 gm or
600-1,499 objects / parts
Class 1 8-40 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value
900+ gm or 1,500+ objects / parts Class 1 10-50 years Up to greater of $200,000 or full street value

Any substance containing PENTAZOCINE, KETAMINE, METHAQUALONE, or PCP

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
30+ gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000

Any other substance classified in Schedule I or II as a narcotic drug

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
200+ gm Class 1 4-15 years Up to $200,000

Any controlled substance other than METHAMPHETAMINE and ANABOLIC STEROID

Amount Felony Status Prison Term Fine
Any other amount Class 4 1-3 years Up to $25,000

Illinois Penalties for Possession of MARIJUANA (includes HASHISH)

Amount Classification Prison Term Fine
Up to 2.5 gm Class C Misdemeanor Up to 30 days Up to $1,500
>2.5 - 10.0 gm Class B Misdemeanor Up to 6 months Up to $1,500
>10.0 - 30.0 gm Class A Misdemeanor Less than 1 year Up to $2,500
Class 4 Felony for 2nd and subsequent offenses 1-3 years Up to $25,000
>30.0 - 500.0 gm Class 4 Felony 1-3 years Up to $25,000
Class 3 Felony for 2nd and subsequent offenses 2-5 years Up to $25,000
>500.0 - 2,000.0 gm Class 3 Felony 2-5 years Up to $25,000
>2,000.0 - 5,000.0 gm Class 2 Felony 3-7 years Up to $25,000
>5,000.0 gm Class 1 Felony 4-15 years Up to $25,000

Illinois Penalties for Possession of ANABOLIC STEROIDS

Amount Classification Prison Term Fine
Any Class C Misdemeanor Up to 30 days Up to $1,500
Any Class B Misdemeanor for 2nd and subsequent offense within 2 years Up to 6 months Up to $1,500

*Penalties may include prison terms and/or fines.