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 Bill Status of HB3608  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  CRIM CD&CD CORR-ONLINE ED

House Sponsors
Rep. Mary E. Flowers

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/31A-0.1
730 ILCS 5/3-6-2from Ch. 38, par. 1003-6-2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. In the Interference with Penal Institution Article of the Code, exempts from the definition of "electronic contraband" electronic, video recording devices, computers, and computer peripheral equipment used in online educational courses approved by the Director of Corrections or the chief administrative officer of the penal institution. Defines "Internet" and "online". Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the educational programs for all committed persons provided by the Department of Corrections include educational courses taught or provided online.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/19/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/22/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/22/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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