OBAMA AND HALVORSON.
ORDER OF PROTECTION-FOREIGN
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963, the Unified Code
of Corrections, the Code of Civil Procedure, and the Domestic
Violence Act of 1986. Authorizes a court to order compliance with an
order of protection issued by the court of another state, tribe, or
United States territory as a condition of bail, parole, mandatory
supervised release, or supervision. Provides for filing of a foreign
order of protection with the circuit clerk, and requires the clerk to
file the order with the sheriff or other law enforcement officials
charged with maintaining Department of State Police records. Provides
that a foreign order of protection is entitled to full faith and
credit in this State.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes provisions amending the Code of Criminal Procedure of
1963 and the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 and providing that
a court, law enforcement officer, or other person who enforces an
order of protection based upon a reasonable belief that the order is
valid is immune from civil liability for any action taken based on
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
In provisions amending the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 and
the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986, in the captions of
Sections added by the bill concerning the filing of an order of
protection issued in another state, deletes references to "immunity".
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0903
Last action date: 00-07-06
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
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