Bill Status of HB4276 94th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM CD-RESIST PEACE OFFICER
Rep. Donald L. Moffitt - Sidney H. Mathias
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a person convicted for knowingly resisting or obstructing the performance by one known to the person to be a peace officer whose violation was the proximate cause of an injury to a peace officer or bystander that requires medical treatment is guilty of a Class 4 felony. Provides that this provision does not apply to an injury to the person that was the proximate cause of the person resisting or obstructing the peace officer. Provides that a person who has been twice convicted of knowingly resisting or obstructing the performance by one known to the person to be a peace officer who is convicted a third or subsequent time for this violation is guilty of a Class 3 felony.