BOST, LAWFER, LYONS,EILEEN, WINKEL, MITCHELL,BILL,
WINTERS AND BELLOCK.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Sexually Violent Persons Commitment Act. Includes in
the definition of "sexually violent offense" the former crimes of
rape, deviate sexual assault, indecent liberties with a child, and
aggravated indecent liberties with a child. Provides that at the
trial on the petition to have the person declared a sexually violent
person, evidence is admissible of other crimes and punishments
imposed. Establishes conditions of conditional release of a sexually
violent person. Establishes procedures for revocation of conditional
release. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
There would be no impact on the corrections population and the
fiscal impact to the Department would be $2,100,000 over 10
years from the date of enactment.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes a provision that requires the court to determine,
before setting a probable cause hearing on the discharge of a person
who has been committed as a sexually violent person, that the person
is no longer a sexually violent person.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0875
Last action date: 00-06-30
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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