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 Bill Status of HB2437  101st General Assembly


Short Description:  DOMESTIC-ECONOMIC ABUSE

House Sponsors
Rep. Mary E. Flowers - LaToya Greenwood - Joyce Mason, Anne Stava-Murray, Kelly M. Cassidy, Camille Y. Lilly, Lamont J. Robinson, Jr., Jehan Gordon-Booth and Tom Weber

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
725 ILCS 5/112A-3from Ch. 38, par. 112A-3
750 ILCS 60/103from Ch. 40, par. 2311-3


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 and the Protective Orders Article of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Includes economic or financial abuse in the definition of "abuse". Defines "economic or financial abuse" as controlling a person's access to economic or financial resources in a way that forces him or her to depend on the person controlling the economic or financial resources.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/13/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/13/2019HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  2/13/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/13/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/11/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  3/19/2019HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/29/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/15/2019HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  5/15/2019HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
  5/21/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 019-000-000
  5/21/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/21/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
  5/21/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  5/22/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/22/2019HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  5/28/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  5/28/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr.
  5/28/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  5/31/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  6/4/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Weber
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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