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 Bill Status of SB1715  100th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr. and Omar Aquino

Criminal Law Hearing Mar 28 2017 4:30PM Capitol 400 Springfield, IL

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/15/2017SenatePostponed - Criminal Law

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/3-6from Ch. 38, par. 3-6

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a prosecution for any offense based upon misconduct in office by a public officer or employee may be commenced within 2 years (rather than one year) after discovery of the offense by a person having a legal duty to report the offense, or in the absence of the discovery, within 2 years (rather than one year) after the proper prosecuting officer becomes aware of the offense. Provides that in no such case is the period of limitation so extended more than 4 (rather than 3) years beyond the expiration of the period otherwise applicable. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  2/9/2017SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  3/8/2017SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  3/15/2017SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  3/17/2017SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 7, 2017
  3/17/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
  3/27/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  3/27/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments

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