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 Bill Status of HB5829  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Wheeler - David S. Olsen

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
740 ILCS 21/5
740 ILCS 21/10
740 ILCS 21/15
740 ILCS 21/80

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Stalking No Contact Order Act. Provides that stalking behavior includes sending unwanted messages via social media. Changes the definition of "course of conduct", "conduct", "petitioner", and "stalking". Adds the following to the list of persons who may bring a petition under the Act: an authorizing agent of a workplace; an authorizing agent of a place of worship; and an authorizing agent of a school. Provides that a stalking no contact order may require a respondent to submit to a mental health evaluation or wear an electronic monitoring device.

DateChamber Action
  3/2/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  3/6/2018HouseFirst Reading
  3/6/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/5/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David S. Olsen
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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