IL HB6631 | 2015-2016 | 99th General Assembly


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-1)
Status: Introduced on December 16 2016 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-01-03 - Referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Act. Provides that the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority shall conduct strategic planning and provide technical assistance to implement comprehensive trauma recovery services for violent crime victims in underserved communities with high-levels of violent crime, with the goal of providing a safe, community-based, culturally competent environment in which to access services necessary to facilitate recovery from the effects of chronic and repeat exposure to trauma. Provides that services may include, but are not limited to, behavioral health treatment, financial recovery, family support and relocation assistance, and support in navigating the legal system. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Changes sentence credit for good conduct in specific instances to earned sentence credit for good conduct in specific instances as the Director of Corrections deems proper. Provides that the program credit is not available to sex offenders. Deletes provisions that an offender may not receive probation, periodic imprisonment, or conditional discharge for certain drug offenses, or for Class 2 felony offenses that are not sex offenses or deadly weapon offenses if the offender has received a sentence for a Class 2 felony and has previously been convicted of a Class 2 or greater felony.

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2017-01-03HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-03HouseFirst Reading
2016-12-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2016-12-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
2016-12-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
2016-12-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
2016-12-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
2016-12-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2016-12-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2016-12-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2016-12-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Chad Hays
2016-12-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2016-12-16HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth

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