IL HB0399 | 2015-2016 | 99th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 28 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-03-27 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 and the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986. Provides that a petition for an order of protection may be filed by the State's Attorney on behalf of a person who has been abused by a family or household member. Provides that the court may, on its own motion, on behalf of a person who has been abused by a family or household member issue an order of protection. Lengthens duration of plenary order of protection in a criminal case to no longer than 10 years after sentence completion (rather than 2 years).

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2015-03-27HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2015-03-19HouseTo General Law Subcommittee
2015-03-06HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
2015-03-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2015-02-13HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
2015-01-28HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2015-01-28HouseFirst Reading
2015-01-28HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Martin J. Moylan

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Illinois State Sources

Bill Comments 750