Bill Status of HB1280  93rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. James D. Brosnahan - William B. Black - Kevin A. McCarthy - Kevin Joyce - Richard T. Bradley and Robin Kelly

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Edward D. Maloney - William R. Haine - Antonio Munoz and Iris Y. Martinez)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/10/2003HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 93-0160

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
730 ILCS 5/5-8-4from Ch. 38, par. 1005-8-4

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the court shall impose concurrent sentences when consecutive sentences are not mandated by law. Provides that the court may impose consecutive sentences when the court is of the opinion that consecutive sentences are required to protect the public from further criminal conduct of the defendant and the court sets forth the basis of its decision in the record. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/5/2003HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. James D. Brosnahan
  2/5/2003HouseFirst Reading
  2/5/2003HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2003HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  2/20/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William B. Black
  2/26/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin A. McCarthy
  2/26/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin Joyce
  2/26/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard T. Bradley
  2/28/2003HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 013-000-000
  2/28/2003HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/5/2003HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/5/2003HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2003HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robin Kelly
  3/13/2003HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 117-000-000
  3/13/2003SenateArrive in Senate
  3/13/2003SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 18, 2003
  3/20/2003SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Edward D. Maloney
  3/21/2003SenateFirst Reading
  3/21/2003SenateReferred to Rules
  3/21/2003SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  4/3/2003SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  4/16/2003SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 008-000-000
  4/16/2003SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 29, 2003
  4/30/2003SenateSecond Reading
  4/30/2003SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 1, 2003
  5/1/2003SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Munoz
  5/5/2003SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  5/6/2003SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  5/6/2003HousePassed Both Houses
  6/4/2003HouseSent to the Governor
  7/10/2003HouseGovernor Approved
  7/10/2003HouseEffective Date July 10, 2003
  7/10/2003HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 93-0160