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 Bill Status of SB1976  103rd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Terri Bryant, Sally J. Turner, Erica Harriss, Jil Tracy, Sue Rezin, Jason Plummer, Dave Syverson, Win Stoller, Andrew S. Chesney, Craig Wilcox, Tom Bennett and Seth Lewis

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/15/2024SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/12-3.1-5 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Creates the offense of domestic assault. Provides that a person commits the offense when, without lawful authority, he or she knowingly engages in conduct that places any family or household member in reasonable apprehension of great bodily harm, or permanent disability or disfigurement. Provides that if the defendant is arrested for domestic assault, upon release of the defendant from custody pending trial, the court, at the preliminary examination, shall order that the defendant refrain from contact or communication with the victim of the domestic assault and refrain from entering or remaining at the victim's residence for a minimum of 72 consecutive hours. Provides that domestic assault is a Class A misdemeanor. Defines "family or household member".

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Terri Bryant
  2/9/2023SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/21/2023SenateAssigned to Special Committee on Criminal Law and Public Safety
  2/23/2023SenateTo Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance
  3/10/2023SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 24, 2023
  3/23/2023SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 31, 2023
  3/28/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner
  3/28/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Erica Harriss
  3/28/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
  3/28/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
  3/28/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer
  3/28/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
  3/29/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Win Stoller
  3/30/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Andrew S. Chesney
  3/31/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  4/25/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Craig Wilcox
  4/27/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Tom Bennett
  5/16/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Seth Lewis
  1/10/2024SenateRe-assigned to Special Committee on Criminal Law and Public Safety
  2/7/2024SenateTo Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance
  3/15/2024SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

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