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 Bill Status of HB3285  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  CRIM CD-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

House Sponsors
Rep. David Harris - Patricia R. Bellock - Sidney H. Mathias - Jil Tracy - Richard Morthland, Dwight Kay, Jack D. Franks, Keith Farnham, Linda Chapa LaVia, Carol A. Sente, Fred Crespo, Joseph M. Lyons, Chad Hays, Adam Brown, Wayne Rosenthal, Pam Roth and Kay Hatcher

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/11-20.1from Ch. 38, par. 11-20.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 in relation to child pornography. Provides that a person also commits the offense of child pornography when he or she knowingly films, videotapes, photographs, or otherwise depicts or portrays by means of any similar visual medium or reproduction or depicts by computer any actual or simulated act of criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual assault, predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, criminal sexual abuse, or aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving any child whom he or she knows or reasonably should know to be under the age of 18 or any severely or profoundly mentally retarded person, or knowingly possesses such film, videotape, photograph, or other depiction by computer. Provides that a violation is a Class X felony for which the defendant shall be sentenced to a term of imprisonment of not less than 9 years and not more than 40 years.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Eliminates from the new violation the knowing possession of the prohibited film, videotape, photograph, or other depiction by computer. Provides that the sentence of imprisonment is discretionary. Establishes a mandatory fine for the new offense at a minimum of $2,000 and a maximum of $100,000.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/24/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David Harris
  2/24/2011HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  2/24/2011HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/24/2011HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jil Tracy
  2/24/2011HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard Morthland
  2/24/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/24/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/28/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  3/10/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 007-000-000
  3/10/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dwight Kay
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol A. Sente
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joseph M. Lyons
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chad Hays
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Adam Brown
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Wayne Rosenthal
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Pam Roth
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kay Hatcher
  4/5/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 101-000-000
  4/6/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  4/6/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 7, 2011
  4/7/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/8/2011SenateFirst Reading
  4/8/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/5/2011SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/10/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/10/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/10/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
  5/10/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 To Criminal Law Subcommittee on Special Issues
  5/11/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Reported Back To Criminal Law; 003-000-000
  5/11/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/11/2011SenateDo Pass as Amended Criminal Law; 005-000-000
  5/11/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 12, 2011
  5/17/2011SenateSecond Reading
  5/17/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 18, 2011
  7/23/2011SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  10/12/2011SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  10/12/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading October 25, 2011
  10/24/2011SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As November 10, 2011
  11/28/2011SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As December 31, 2011
  1/14/2012SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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