CRIM CD-CIV PRO-DISCOVERY DEPO
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 and the Code of
Civil Procedure. Permits discovery depositions to be admitted into
evidence if the witness is unable to be present or to testify at the
trial because of death, physical or mental illness, or infirmity or if
the party offering the deposition into evidence is unable to procure
the witness' attendance by process.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
725 ILCS 5/115-5.2 new
Deletes the amendatory changes to the Code of Criminal Procedure
of 1963. Provides that these provisions do not affect the utilization
of evidence depositions under Supreme Court Rule.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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