Illinois General Assembly - Bill Status for SR0297
Illinois General Assembly

Previous General Assemblies

 Bill Status of SR0297  96th General Assembly

Short Description:  DEATH PENALTY COSTS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Don Harmon, Dale A. Righter and Kirk W. Dillard

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/28/2009SenateResolution Adopted; 056-000-000

Synopsis As Introduced
Directs the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority to conduct a study of the costs of the death penalty in Illinois and a parallel study of the costs of sentencing persons convicted of first degree murder to life imprisonment, so as to provide a direct cost comparison on the same level of detail as the costs of the death penalty and report its findings to the Senate.

DateChamber Action
  5/21/2009SenateFiled with Secretary
  5/21/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/27/2009SenateAssigned to State Government and Veterans Affairs
  5/27/2009SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale A. Righter
  5/27/2009SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kirk W. Dillard
  5/27/2009SenateWaive Posting Notice
  5/28/2009SenateBe Adopted State Government and Veterans Affairs; 006-000-000
  5/28/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions
  5/28/2009SenateResolution Adopted; 056-000-000

Back To Top