CRIM CD-ENDANGERING CHILD
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that endangering the
life or health of a child is a Class 4 felony if the violation is a
proximate cause of great bodily harm to the child. A violation that
is a proximate cause of the death of the child is a Class 3 felony for
which a person, if sentenced to a term of imprisonment, shall be
sentenced to a term of not less than 2 years and not more than 10
years. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Removes new provision that makes endangering the life or health
of a child that is the proximate cause of great bodily harm to the
child a Class 4 felony.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Corrections)
Corrections population and fiscal impact is minimal.
No change from DOC fiscal note.
FISCAL NOTE (Administrative Office of Ill. Courts)
This bill will have no fiscal impact on the judicial branch.
No decrease or increase in the need for the number of judges.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0687
Last action date: 98-07-31
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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