(A)     Solicitation.  A person commits the offense of solicitation when, with intent that an offense be committed, other than first degree murder, he or she commands, encourages, or requests another to commit that offense.
   (B)     A person convicted of solicitation may be fined not to exceed the maximum provided for the offense solicited.
(ILCS Ch. 720, Act 5, § 8-1)  (Am. Ord. 8109, passed 7-5-00) Penalty, see § 130.99