Bill Status of HB5966 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CRIME VICTIMS IMPACT STATEMENT
Rep. Chapin Rose
(Sen. Dale A. Righter)
| 1/11/2011||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Rights of Crime Victims and Witnesses Act. Provides that in any case where a defendant has been convicted of a violent crime or a juvenile has been adjudicated a delinquent for a violent crime and a victim of the violent crime or the victim's spouse, guardian, parent, grandparent, or other immediate family or household member is present in the courtroom at the time of the sentencing or the disposition hearing, the victim or his or her representative shall have the right and the victim's spouse, guardian, parent, grandparent, and other immediate family or household member upon his, her, or their request shall (rather than may) be permitted by the court to address the court regarding the impact that the defendant's criminal conduct or the juvenile's delinquent conduct has had upon them and the victim.
House Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that the victim or his or her representative and immediate family or household member upon their request shall be permitted by the court to orally address the court regarding the impact of the defendant's criminal conduct or juvenile delinquent conduct has upon them. Deletes provision that the court has discretion to determine the number of oral presentations of victim impact statements.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/10/2010||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Chapin Rose|| 2/10/2010||House||First Reading|| 2/10/2010||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 2/22/2010||House||Assigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee|| 3/4/2010||House||Do Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 005-001-000|| 3/4/2010||House||Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate|| 3/11/2010||House||Second Reading - Short Debate|| 3/11/2010||House||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate|| 3/17/2010||House||Recalled to Second Reading - Short Debate|| 3/17/2010||House||Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate|| 3/18/2010||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Chapin Rose|| 3/18/2010||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee|| 3/22/2010||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000|| 3/22/2010||House||House Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote|| 3/22/2010||House||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate|| 3/23/2010||House||Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-002-000|| 3/24/2010||Senate||Arrive in Senate|| 3/24/2010||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading March 25, 2010|| 3/24/2010||Senate||Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. Dale A. Righter|| 3/24/2010||Senate||First Reading|| 3/24/2010||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 4/6/2010||Senate||Assigned to Criminal Law|| 4/14/2010||Senate||Held in Criminal Law|| 4/22/2010||Senate||To Criminal Law Subcommittee on Enhancements and Redundancy|| 4/23/2010||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|| 1/11/2011||House||Session Sine Die|