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 Bill Status of HB4473  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  JUV CT-PERIOD OF DETENTION

House Sponsors
Rep. Robyn Gabel - La Shawn K. Ford and Laura Fine

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
705 ILCS 405/5-415


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that the decision to place a minor alleged to be a delinquent minor in detention shall be a last resort and for as short of a time period as possible. Provides that a review of the decision to detain a minor alleged to be a delinquent minor shall be held as soon as possible. Provides that unless sooner released, a minor alleged to be a delinquent minor taken into temporary custody must be brought before a judicial officer as soon as possible but in no event later than 24 hours including weekends and holidays for a detention or shelter care hearing to determine whether he or she shall be further held in custody (rather than within 40 hours exclusive of Saturdays, Sundays, and court-designated holidays). Makes conforming changes.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robyn Gabel
  1/31/2018HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/8/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
  2/13/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford

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