90th General Assembly
Summary of SB0796
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Short description: 
CRIM CD-CUSTODL SEXL MISCONDCT                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the  Criminal  Code  of  1961.   Creates  the  offense  of      
   custodial  sexual misconduct.  Prohibits an employee of a penal system      
   from engaging in sexual misconduct or sexual penetration with a person      
   who is in the custody of that penal system.  Also prohibits  probation      
   and  supervising  officers from engaging in that conduct with parolees      
   and releasees.  Penalty is a Class 3 felony.  Provides that  a  person      
   convicted of custodial sexual misconduct immediately shall forfeit his      
   or her employment with the penal system.  Provides that the consent of      
   the  inmate,  probationer,  parolee,  or  releasee is not a defense to      
   prosecution. Effective immediately.                                         
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0066

   Last action date: 97-07-07

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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