IL SB1312 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-3)
Status: Passed on August 25 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-25 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0426
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Veterans and Servicemembers Court Treatment Act. Provides that a defendant may be admitted into a Veterans and Servicemembers Court program post-adjudication only with the approval of the court. Provides that a "crime of violence" includes rather than means first degree murder, second degree murder, predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, aggravated criminal sexual assault, criminal sexual assault, armed robbery, aggravated arson, arson, aggravated kidnapping and kidnapping, aggravated battery resulting in great bodily harm or permanent disability, stalking, aggravated stalking, or any offense involving the discharge of a firearm or where occurred serious bodily injury or death to any person.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-31 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 108 N: 3 NV: 4 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-05-04 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-25SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0426
2017-08-25SenateEffective Date January 1, 2018
2017-08-25SenateGovernor Approved
2017-06-29SenateSent to the Governor
2017-05-31SenatePassed Both Houses
2017-05-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
2017-05-31SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2017-05-31HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 108-003-000
2017-05-31HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-26HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2017
2017-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
2017-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
2017-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2017-05-25HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-25HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-25HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-25HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 013-000-000
2017-05-22HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2017-05-22HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2017-05-19HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017
2017-05-17HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
2017-05-15HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2017-05-09HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-05-09HouseFirst Reading
2017-05-05HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2017-05-05HouseArrived in House
2017-05-04SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
2017-05-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
2017-04-28SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
2017-04-26SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 2017
2017-04-26SenateSecond Reading
2017-03-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Chuck Weaver
2017-03-15SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 16, 2017
2017-03-15SenateDo Pass as Amended Criminal Law; 009-000-000
2017-03-14SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-14SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
2017-03-13SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-03-13SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2017-02-15SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
2017-02-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-02-09SenateFirst Reading
2017-02-09SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Antonio Muñoz

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