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 Bill Status of SB1968  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  CRIMINAL LAW-TECH

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Jason A. Barickman

House Sponsors
(Rep. Dan Brady  and Silvana Tabares)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/27/2013SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0579

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/1-3from Ch. 38, par. 1-3


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the applicability of the common law.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
720 ILCS 5/1-3
Adds reference to:
725 ILCS 5/115-5from Ch. 38, par. 115-5

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that upon request of the moving party and with reasonable notice given to the opposing party, in a criminal prosecution in which the defendant is accused of an offense under Article 16 or 17 of the Criminal Code of 1961 or the Criminal Code of 2012, the court may, for good cause and upon appropriate safeguards, permit foundational testimony business records as evidence in open court by means of a contemporaneous audio and video transmission from a different location.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinstates the provisions of the bill, but requires the foundational testimony business record to be live, subject to cross examination, and transmitted by audio or video transmission from outside of Illinois.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/15/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Christine Radogno
  2/15/2013SenateFirst Reading
  2/15/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/13/2013SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/20/2013SenateDo Pass Executive; 010-000-000
  3/20/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 21, 2013
  4/12/2013SenateSecond Reading
  4/12/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 16, 2013
  4/12/2013SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Jason A. Barickman
  4/12/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Jason A. Barickman
  4/12/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/16/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
  4/17/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Criminal Law; 008-000-000
  4/17/2013SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  4/17/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Barickman
  4/17/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 18, 2013
  4/18/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-000-000
  4/18/2013HouseArrived in House
  4/19/2013HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Dan Brady
  4/19/2013HouseFirst Reading
  4/19/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/24/2013HouseAssigned to Judiciary
  5/2/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Dan Brady
  5/2/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/6/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary
  5/9/2013HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
  5/10/2013HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/10/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/20/2013HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 24, 2013
  5/20/2013HouseAssigned to Judiciary
  5/20/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary
  5/21/2013HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 21 Judiciary; Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  5/21/2013HouseMotion to Suspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
  5/22/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Judiciary; by Voice Vote
  5/22/2013HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Judiciary; 016-000-000
  5/23/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/23/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/23/2013HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  5/24/2013HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2013
  5/28/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/29/2013HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 117-000-000
  5/29/2013SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
  5/29/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 30, 2013
  5/29/2013SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Jason A. Barickman
  5/29/2013SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
  5/30/2013SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Criminal Law
  5/30/2013SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Criminal Law; 006-000-000
  5/31/2013SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 059-000-000
  5/31/2013SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/28/2013SenateSent to the Governor
  8/27/2013SenateGovernor Approved
  8/27/2013SenateEffective Date January 1, 2014
  8/27/2013SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0579

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