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 Bill Status of HB0800  102nd General Assembly

Short Description:  CRIME VICTIMS

House Sponsors
Rep. Ronald A. Wait - Susana A. Mendoza - Jim Sacia - Michael P. McAuliffe - Michael K. Smith and Jay C. Hoffman

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. William R. Haine)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
725 ILCS 120/3from Ch. 38, par. 1403
725 ILCS 120/4.5
730 ILCS 5/3-3-2from Ch. 38, par. 1003-3-2
730 ILCS 5/3-3-4from Ch. 38, par. 1003-3-4
730 ILCS 5/3-3-5from Ch. 38, par. 1003-3-5
730 ILCS 5/3-5-1from Ch. 38, par. 1003-5-1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Rights of Crime Victims and Witnesses Act and the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that every parole hearing process shall be commenced by the person seeking parole filing a petition with the Prisoner Review Board. Provides that one member of the Board shall interview the person seeking parole at the penal institution where the person is confined and may receive additional testimony from the person seeking parole's attorney, family, and other persons in support of the Board granting parole. Provides thereafter that the Board shall conduct the State's Attorney's portion of the parole hearing within the county where the person seeking parole was prosecuted unless requested otherwise by the State's Attorney. At the hearing, a State's Attorney's Office representative and all victims or concerned citizens may address the Board. Provides that after the State's Attorney's portion of the parole hearing, the Board shall give all parties 15 days notice of an en banc hearing before the Board. Such hearing may be continued by the Board only if the parties are given 10 days notice of the continuance. Provides that one Board member shall make a comprehensive presentation of the person seeking parole's case to the Board. Provides that the person seeking parole's attorney and one representative of the person seeking parole may address the Board. Provides that a representative of the Office of the State's Attorney and one representative of the victims and concerned citizens may address the Board and request conditions of parole should the Board vote to parole the person seeking parole. Provides that the Board shall then deliberate and vote on parole. Effective immediately.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
730 ILCS 5/3-5-1from Ch. 38, par. 1003-5-1

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the bill. Changes procedures concerning presentations before the Prisoner Review Board relating to witnesses supporting and opposing parole hearings. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Ronald A. Wait
  2/9/2009HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/11/2009HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  3/12/2009HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 007-000-000
  3/12/2009HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Susana A. Mendoza
  3/17/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  3/17/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
  3/17/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith
  3/19/2009HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/19/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/2/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay C. Hoffman
  4/3/2009HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-004-000
  4/15/2009SenateArrive in Senate
  4/15/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/15/2009SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  4/15/2009SenateFirst Reading
  4/15/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/28/2009SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/7/2009SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 007-000-001
  5/7/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 12, 2009
  5/14/2009SenateSecond Reading
  5/14/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2009
  5/17/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. William R. Haine
  5/17/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/18/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
  5/18/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Criminal Law; 006-000-000
  5/19/2009SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/19/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Haine
  5/19/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/19/2009SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  5/20/2009HouseArrived in House
  5/20/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/21/2009HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Ronald A. Wait
  5/21/2009HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  8/16/2009HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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