NOLAND AND MUNOZ.
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
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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