IL HB0242 | 2015-2016 | 99th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 33-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 21 2015 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-01-10 - Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. In the statute concerning stalking, defines "places a person under surveillance" to include tracking the person through any available technological means. Provides that a person also commits aggravated stalking when he or she commits stalking and causes severe and permanent disability, great bodily harm, or disfigurement. Makes this violation a Class 1 felony.

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Roll Calls

2015-04-21 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 111 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2017-01-10SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-01-10SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2017-01-09SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading January 10, 2017
2017-01-09SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
2017-01-09SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As January 10, 2017
2017-01-09SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2015-10-10SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
2015-10-08SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As October 20, 2015
2015-05-27SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
2015-05-26SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby
2015-05-26SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2015-05-22SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2015
2015-05-19SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 20, 2015
2015-05-19SenateSecond Reading
2015-05-13SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
2015-05-13SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 14, 2015
2015-05-13SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 011-000-000
2015-04-30SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2015-04-30SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2015-04-29SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
2015-04-23SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2015-04-23SenateReferred to Assignments
2015-04-23SenateFirst Reading
2015-04-22SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2015-04-22SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 23, 2015
2015-04-22SenateArrive in Senate
2015-04-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2015-04-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2015-04-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2015-04-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
2015-04-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2015-04-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2015-04-21HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
2015-04-17HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2015-04-17HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2015-04-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2015-04-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
2015-04-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2015-04-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
2015-04-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2015-04-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2015-03-25HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2015-03-24HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 009-006-000
2015-03-24HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Judiciary - Criminal Committee; by Voice Vote
2015-03-24HouseRemains in Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2015-03-24HouseRecommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 003-000-000
2015-03-19HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore
2015-03-19HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2015-03-18HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2015-03-18HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Kathleen Willis
2015-03-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
2015-03-06HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
2015-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
2015-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
2015-02-19HouseTo Sentencing, Penalties, and Criminal Procedure Subcommittee
2015-02-18HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2015-02-18HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
2015-02-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2015-02-03HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2015-01-28HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Frank J. Mautino
2015-01-28HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
2015-01-28HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2015-01-28HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
2015-01-23HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2015-01-23HouseFirst Reading
2015-01-22HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kathleen Willis

Code Citations

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