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 Bill Status of HB2989  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  CD CORR-VIDEO CONFERENCING

House Sponsors
Rep. Justin Slaughter - Terri Bryant - John M. Cabello - Elgie R. Sims, Jr. - Kelly M. Cassidy, Steven A. Andersson, David Harris, Will Guzzardi, Elaine Nekritz, Rita Mayfield, Marcus C. Evans, Jr., Dave Severin and Nick Sauer

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Kwame Raoul - Patricia Van Pelt - Pat McGuire)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/23/2017HouseSent to the Governor

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
730 ILCS 5/3-7-2from Ch. 38, par. 1003-7-2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall in each institution or facility (rather than establish a pilot program in one or more institutions or facilities of the Department) permit committed persons to remotely visit friends and family members (rather than just family members) through interactive video conferences. Provides that the Department shall (rather than may) enter into agreements with third-party organizations to provide video conference facilities for friends and family members of committed persons. The Department shall (rather than may) determine who is a friend or family member eligible to participate in the program and the conditions in which and times when the video conferences may be conducted. Provides that the Department shall require each institution and facility of the Department to have locked and monitored electronic tablets for committed persons to use for educational purposes.

House Committee Amendment No. 3
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections may not restrict or limit in-person visits to committed persons due to the availability of interactive video conferences. Provides that the Department shall issue a standard written policy for each institution and facility of the Department that provides for: (1) the number of in-person visits each committed person is entitled to per week and per month; (2) the hours of in-person visits; (3) the type of identification required for visitors at least 18 years of age; and (4) the type of identification, if any, required for visitors under 18 years of age. Provides that this policy shall be posted on the Department website and at each facility. Provides that the Department shall post on its website daily any restrictions or denials of visitation for that day and the succeeding 5 calendar days, including those based on a lockdown of the facility, to inform family members and other visitors. Effective January 1, 2018.

House Floor Amendment No. 5
Changes the effective date of the bill from immediate to January 1, 2018.

 State Mandates Fiscal Note, House Committee Amendment No. 3 (Dept. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity)
 This legislation does not create a State mandate.

 Fiscal Note, House Committee Amendment No. 3 (Dept of Corrections)
 This legislation has an unknown fiscal cost to the Department of Corrections.

 Correctional Note, House Committee Amendment No. 3 (Dept of Corrections)
 This legislation has an unknown fiscal cost and no population impact to the Department of Corrections.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Justin Slaughter
  2/9/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/8/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Justin Slaughter
  3/8/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/9/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/16/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Juliana Stratton
  3/16/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/21/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/24/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Justin Slaughter
  3/24/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/27/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/28/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Justin Slaughter
  3/28/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/28/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Adopted in Judiciary - Criminal Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/28/2017HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 008-005-000
  3/28/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/28/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/28/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/29/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Fiscal Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Tom Demmer
  3/29/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Tom Demmer
  3/29/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Correctional Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Tom Demmer
  4/4/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Justin Slaughter
  4/4/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/6/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  4/6/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  4/6/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  4/6/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Correctional Note Filed as Amended
  4/7/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/7/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Adopted
  4/7/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  4/25/2017HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  4/25/2017HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
  4/25/2017HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
  4/25/2017HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
  4/25/2017HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
  4/25/2017HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
  4/25/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
  4/25/2017HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  4/26/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 114-000-000
  4/26/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
  4/26/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nick Sauer
  4/27/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  4/27/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/27/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
  4/27/2017SenateFirst Reading
  4/27/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/2/2017SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/9/2017SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Kwame Raoul
  5/9/2017SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  5/12/2017SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 19, 2017
  5/19/2017SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 010-000-000
  5/19/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 22, 2017
  5/23/2017SenateSecond Reading
  5/23/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 24, 2017
  5/25/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  5/25/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pat McGuire
  5/25/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  5/25/2017HousePassed Both Houses
  6/23/2017HouseSent to the Governor

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