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 Bill Status of SB2134  93rd General Assembly


Short Description:  CRIM CD-TRESPASS-THEATRE

Senate Sponsors
Sen. John J. Cullerton - Edward Petka and Kirk W. Dillard

House Sponsors
(Rep. William Delgado - Patricia Bailey, Jack D. Franks, Linda Chapa LaVia, Susana Mendoza, Cynthia Soto, Maria Antonia Berrios, Paul D. Froehlich and Sidney H. Mathias)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/24/2004SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 93-0804

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/21-10 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of criminal trespass to a motion picture exhibition facility. Provides that it is a Class 4 felony to knowingly possess, carry, bear, or transport an audiovisual recording device into a motion picture exhibition facility without the consent of the owner or lessee of that exhibition facility and the licensor of the motion picture being exhibited. Establishes immunity from civil liability for an owner, lessee, employee, or agent of a motion picture exhibition facility who in good faith detains a person suspected of a violation of these provisions until law enforcement officers arrive. Permits law enforcement officers to carry audiovisual equipment into a motion picture exhibition facility during a lawful investigation. Effective immediately.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2
Deletes all. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of criminal use of a motion picture exhibition facility. Provides that it is a Class 4 felony to knowingly operate an audiovisual recording function of a device where a motion picture is being exhibited without the consent of the owner or lessee of that exhibition facility and of the licensor of the motion picture being exhibited. Establishes immunity from civil liability for an owner, lessee, employee, or agent of a facility where a motion picture is being exhibited or of the licensor of the motion picture or his or her agent or employee who in good faith detains a person suspected of a violation of these provisions until law enforcement officers arrive. Permits law enforcement officers to carry audiovisual equipment into a motion picture exhibition facility during a lawful investigation. Permits a person to operate an audiovisual recording function of a device in a retail establishment solely to demonstrate the use of that device for sales and display purposes. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/6/2004SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton
  1/6/2004SenateChief Co-Sponsor Sen. Edward Petka
  1/6/2004SenateFirst Reading
  1/6/2004SenateReferred to Rules
  1/29/2004SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  2/3/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton
  2/3/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  2/4/2004SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  2/4/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary
  2/5/2004SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kirk W. Dillard
  2/10/2004SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  2/18/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton
  2/18/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules
  2/18/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Judiciary
  2/19/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  2/19/2004SenateDo Pass as Amended Judiciary; 009-000-000
  2/19/2004SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 20, 2004
  2/27/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Rules
  3/24/2004SenateSecond Reading
  3/24/2004SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 25, 2004
  3/25/2004SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  3/25/2004SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  3/25/2004HouseArrived in House
  3/25/2004HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/25/2004HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. William Delgado
  3/25/2004HouseFirst Reading
  3/25/2004HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/30/2004HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  4/22/2004HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 013-000-000
  4/22/2004HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/22/2004HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia Bailey
  4/27/2004HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/27/2004HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/4/2004HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 117-001-000
  5/4/2004SenatePassed Both Houses
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Susana Mendoza
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  5/4/2004HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  6/2/2004SenateSent to the Governor
  7/24/2004SenateGovernor Approved
  7/24/2004SenateEffective Date July 24, 2004
  7/24/2004SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 93-0804

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