CRIM CD-INSUFFICIENT FUNDS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Civil Practice Law within the Code of Civil Procedure.
Makes stylistic changes in a Section concerning pleadings.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
735 ILCS 5/2-603
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 5/17-1a from Ch. 38, par. 17-1a
Deletes everything. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides
that prior to a hearing on a civil action to recover funds from a
person who issued a check upon a depository that was either fictitious
or in which he or she had insufficient funds, the plaintiff shall as
part of the written demand provide written notice to the defendant
that the defendant may tender to the plaintiff an amount of money
equal to the sum of the amount of the check, the incurred court costs,
and service and attorney fees and that tender constitutes satisfaction
of the claim. (Now, a written notice is not required.)
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Corrections)
No corrections population or fiscal impact.
No change from DOC fiscal note.
FISCAL NOTE (Administrative Office of Ill. Courts)
No fiscal impact on the Judicial branch.
No decrease or increase in need for the number of judges.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0721
Last action date: 98-08-07
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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