Bill Status of HB5803  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Monica Bristow, Sue Scherer, Martin J. Moylan, Lawrence Walsh, Jr., Thomas M. Bennett, John Connor, Katie Stuart and Deb Conroy

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/12-0.1
720 ILCS 5/12-6from Ch. 38, par. 12-6
720 ILCS 5/12-6.2

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 concerning the offenses of intimidation and aggravated intimidation. Provides that a person also commits intimidation when, with intent to cause another to perform or to omit the performance of any act, he or she communicates to another, directly or indirectly by any means, a threat to cause the person to falsify, amend, or withdraw a report of his or her abuse. Provides that a person commits aggravated intimidation when he or she commits intimidation by causing a person 60 years of age or older or known to be a person with a disability to falsify, amend, or withdraw a report of his or her abuse. Provides that aggravated intimidation under these circumstances is a Class 2 felony for which the offender may be sentenced to a term of imprisonment of not less than 3 years nor more than 14 years. Defines "abuse" and "person with a disability".

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Monica Bristow
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/21/2018HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  4/5/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/5/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  4/5/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
  4/5/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
  4/9/2018HouseTo Sentencing, Penalties and Criminal Procedure Subcommittee
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/11/2018HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/13/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die