(b) Sentence. Unlawful attempt to collect a compensated debt against a crime victim is
a Class A misdemeanor.
(c) Nothing in this Code prevents the attempt to collect an uncompensated
debt or an uncompensated portion of a compensated debt incurred by or on behalf
of a crime victim and not covered under the Crime Victims Compensation
(d) As used in this Section, "crime victim" means a victim of a violent
crime or applicant
as defined in the Crime Victims Compensation Act. "Compensated debt" means a debt incurred by or on behalf of a
crime victim and approved for payment by the Court of Claims under the Crime
Victims Compensation Act.
(Source: P.A. 96-1551, eff. 7-1-11