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 Bill Status of SB1399  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  CIV PRO-CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Terry Link - Ira I. Silverstein - Jacqueline Y. Collins, John G. Mulroe and Heather A. Steans

House Sponsors
(Rep. Ann Williams - Jack D. Franks - Kelly M. Cassidy - David McSweeney - JoAnn D. Osmond, Deborah Mell, Silvana Tabares, Kathleen Willis, Cynthia Soto, Maria Antonia Berrios, Jay Hoffman, Martin J. Moylan, David Harris, Barbara Wheeler, Michelle Mussman, Robyn Gabel, Barbara Flynn Currie, Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr., Robert F. Martwick and Pam Roth)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/9/2013SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0276

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
735 ILCS 5/13-202.2from Ch. 110, par. 13-202.2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Replaces the provisions of the Section concerning actions for damages for personal injury based on childhood sexual abuse with language providing that an action for damages based on childhood sexual abuse may be commenced at any time. Provides that the changes made by the amendatory Act apply to actions pending on the effective date of the Act and to actions commenced on or after that date.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, an action for damages based on childhood sexual abuse may be commenced at any time; provided, however, that the changes made by the amendatory Act apply to actions commenced on or after the effective date if the action would not have been time barred under any statute of limitations or statute of repose prior to the effective date.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/6/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
  2/6/2013SenateFirst Reading
  2/6/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/14/2013SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  2/27/2013SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 011-001-000
  2/27/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 28, 2013
  2/28/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
  3/1/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  3/4/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
  3/13/2013SenateSecond Reading
  3/13/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 14, 2013
  4/11/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  4/15/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
  4/15/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/15/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
  4/15/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  4/16/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Judiciary
  4/16/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Judiciary
  4/17/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Judiciary
  4/17/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Postponed - Judiciary
  4/23/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
  4/23/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments
  4/23/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Assignments Refers to Judiciary
  4/25/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommend Do Adopt Judiciary; 011-000-000
  4/25/2013SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  4/25/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted; Link
  4/25/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  4/25/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 048-004-000
  4/25/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  4/25/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  4/26/2013HouseArrived in House
  4/26/2013HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  4/29/2013HouseFirst Reading
  4/29/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/29/2013HouseAssigned to Judiciary
  4/30/2013HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David McSweeney
  5/2/2013HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  5/3/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Deborah Mell
  5/3/2013HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Ann Williams
  5/3/2013HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  5/3/2013HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  5/8/2013HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary; 016-000-000
  5/8/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/9/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/9/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/9/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
  5/9/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  5/9/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  5/9/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios
  5/10/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman
  5/10/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  5/10/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
  5/10/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  5/15/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  5/15/2013HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
  5/15/2013SenatePassed Both Houses
  5/15/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  5/15/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  5/15/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
  5/15/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Martwick
  5/15/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Pam Roth
  6/13/2013SenateSent to the Governor
  8/9/2013SenateGovernor Approved
  8/9/2013SenateEffective Date January 1, 2014
  8/9/2013SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0276

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