91st General Assembly
Summary of SB1409
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Short description: 
CRIM PRO-EAVESDRPPNG-EMERGNCY                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963.  Provides that  an      
   electronic  criminal  surveillance officer specially designated by the      
   State's Attorney may intercept a private oral communication  before  a      
   court  order  authorizing  the  interception  is  issued under certain      
   emergency situations if an application for the order is filed with the      
   chief judge within 48 hours after interception  of  the  communication      
   begins.   Provides  that  the  order  is  retroactive  to the time the      
   interception began to occur (current law requires the State's Attorney      
   to obtain oral approval for the interception).  Effective immediately.      
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.                                                
        Provides that if  there  is  at  least  one  electronic  criminal      
   surveillance  officer present at the scene of the emergency situation,      
   any other police officer involved in the response to the emergency  is      
   authorized to overhear any oral communication intercepted.                  
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   1


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