WAIT-SCOTT-DURKIN-DART-TURNER,JOHN, O'CONNOR, KOSEL,
MITCHELL,BILL AND GASH.
CRIM VICTIMS COMP ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Crime Victims Compensation Act. In determining
pecuniary loss for the minor child of a deceased person, revises the
method of determining the amount of support when the minor child is
the subject of a prior support order. Provides that a felon is
ineligible to receive compensation as a victim until after his or her
sentence is completed. Adds a child or stepchild of the person killed
or injured to the list of those under age 18 who may be compensated
for psychological treatment for having witnessed a violent act upon a
family member. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that a felon released from a correctional institution
may not recover under the Act as a victim until he or she is
discharged from mandatory supervised release.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0892
Last action date: 00-07-06
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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