Bill Status of HB4155  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  VICTIM COMPENSATION-COUNSELING

House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  11/8/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
740 ILCS 45/2from Ch. 70, par. 72
740 ILCS 45/6.1from Ch. 70, par. 76.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Crime Victims Compensation Act. Provides that "pecuniary loss" includes appropriate psychiatric care or psychiatric counseling expenses and expenses for care or counseling by a licensed clinical psychologist, licensed clinical social worker, licensed professional counselor, or licensed clinical professional counselor provided to an applicant either before or after and in connection with a parole or clemency hearing for the person who committed the crime. Provides that an applicant is entitled to compensation for care or counseling received in connection with a parole or clemency hearing for the person who committed the crime if the applicant applies for compensation within one year after the hearing.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  11/8/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  11/8/2017HouseFirst Reading
  11/8/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee