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 Bill Status of HB6200  99th General Assembly


Short Description:  CD CORR-INMATE CALLS-NO COMMIS

House Sponsors
Rep. Carol Ammons - Mary E. Flowers - Jehan Gordon-Booth - Sara Feigenholtz - André Thapedi, Will Guzzardi, Barbara Flynn Currie, Gregory Harris, Al Riley, William Davis, Robyn Gabel, Litesa E. Wallace, Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr., Arthur Turner, Rita Mayfield, Kelly M. Cassidy, Kenneth Dunkin, La Shawn K. Ford, Edward J. Acevedo, Camille Y. Lilly, Sonya M. Harper, Thaddeus Jones, Daniel J. Burke, Michael J. Zalewski, Elizabeth Hernandez, Marcus C. Evans, Jr. and Cynthia Soto

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins - Kwame Raoul - Michael Noland - Mattie Hunter - William Delgado, Toi W. Hutchinson, Pat McGuire, Iris Y. Martinez, Emil Jones, III, Donne E. Trotter, Patricia Van Pelt, Martin A. Sandoval, Karen McConnaughay, Kimberly A. Lightford, Gary Forby, William R. Haine, David Koehler, John G. Mulroe, Daniel Biss, Bill Cunningham, Heather A. Steans, Napoleon Harris, III and Steven M. Landek)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/22/2016HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0878

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
730 ILCS 5/3-4-1from Ch. 38, par. 1003-4-1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that any commissions or revenues for the provision of pay telephones in institutions and facilities of the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice for those incarcerated are prohibited. Provides that the Department of Central Management Services shall contract with the qualified vendor who proposes the lowest per minute rate not exceeding 5 cents per minute for debit, prepaid, collect calls and who does not bill to any party any service charge or additional fee exceeding the per minute rate, including, but not limited to, any per call surcharge, account set up fee, bill statement fee, monthly account maintenance charge, or refund fee, as established by the Federal Communications Commission Order for state prisons in the Matter of Rates for Interstate Inmate Calling Services, Second Report and Order, WC Docket 12-375, FCC 15-136 (adopted Oct. 22, 2015). Provides that telephone services made available through a prepaid or collect call system shall include international calls; those calls shall be made available at reasonable rates subject to Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations, but not to exceed 25 cents per minute. Provides that the amendatory Act applies to any new or renewal contract for inmate calling services. Effective January 1, 2017.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that telephone services made available in the institutions and facilities of the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice through a prepaid or collect call system shall include international calls; those calls shall be made available at reasonable rates subject to Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations, but not to exceed 23 (rather than 25) cents per minute.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the engrossed bill. Restores provision that the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice may receive commissions from inmate collect call telephone systems under an agreement with the Department of Central Management Services. Deletes that any commissions or revenues for the provision of pay telephones in institutions and facilities of the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice for those incarcerated are prohibited. Provides that beginning January 1, 2018, the Department of Central Management Services shall contract with the qualified vendor who proposes the lowest per minute rate not exceeding 7 (rather than 5) cents per minute for debit, prepaid, collect calls and who does not bill to any party any tax, service charge, or additional fee exceeding the per minute rate. Restores language that moneys received by the Department of Corrections as commissions from inmate collect call telephone systems shall be deposited into the Department of Corrections Reimbursement and Education Fund. Effective January 1, 2017.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/11/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  2/11/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  2/23/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/25/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
  2/26/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
  3/1/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/1/2016HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/1/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  3/3/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
  3/3/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  3/23/2016HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/31/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  4/4/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/5/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  4/5/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  4/6/2016HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 009-006-000
  4/7/2016HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2016HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  4/12/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edward J. Acevedo
  4/12/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  4/14/2016HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/15/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/15/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/15/2016HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2016HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  4/18/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  4/19/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  4/19/2016HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  4/19/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
  4/19/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  4/20/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 009-005-000
  4/21/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/21/2016HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  4/22/2016HouseThird Reading - Consideration Postponed
  4/22/2016HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
  4/22/2016HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/4/2016HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  5/4/2016HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 27, 2016
  5/4/2016HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
  5/4/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. André Thapedi
  5/4/2016HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/4/2016HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 069-044-000
  5/4/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  5/4/2016SenateArrive in Senate
  5/4/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  5/4/2016SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/4/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
  5/4/2016SenateFirst Reading
  5/4/2016SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/4/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  5/4/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland
  5/4/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  5/4/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. William Delgado
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Pat McGuire
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
  5/5/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  5/11/2016SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/12/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
  5/13/2016SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 27, 2016
  5/18/2016SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 009-002-001
  5/18/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 19, 2016
  5/19/2016SenateSecond Reading
  5/19/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 23, 2016
  5/25/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/25/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/26/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Be Approved for Consideration Assignments
  5/27/2016SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
  5/27/2016SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/27/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Collins
  5/27/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/27/2016SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
  5/29/2016HouseArrived in House
  5/29/2016HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/29/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  5/29/2016HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Carol Ammons
  5/29/2016HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/30/2016HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Rules Referred to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  5/30/2016HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 011-004-000
  5/31/2016HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 079-038-000
  5/31/2016HouseHouse Concurs
  5/31/2016HousePassed Both Houses
  5/31/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  6/27/2016HouseSent to the Governor
  8/22/2016HouseGovernor Approved
  8/22/2016HouseEffective Date January 1, 2017
  8/22/2016HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0878

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