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 Bill Status of SB0056  93rd General Assembly

Short Description:  CIV PRO-CRIME STOPPERS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Bill Brady and Dan Rutherford

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
15 ILCS 205/4from Ch. 14, par. 4
735 ILCS 5/8-802.3 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Attorney General Act. Requires the Attorney General to certify Crime Stoppers organizations. Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that a person may not disclose, by way of testimony or any other means, information disclosing the identity of a person who reports criminal activity to a Crime Stoppers organization certified by the Illinois Attorney General. Provides that the person may not be required to produce, under subpoena, any records, documentary evidence, opinions, or decisions relating to that information (i) in connection with any criminal case, any criminal proceeding, or any administrative hearing of whatever nature, or (ii) by way of any discovery procedure. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/22/2003SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Bill Brady
  1/22/2003SenateFirst Reading
  1/22/2003SenateReferred to Rules
  3/4/2003SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Rutherford
  1/11/2005SenateSession Sine Die

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