Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Crime Victims Compensation Act. Makes technical
changes in the short title Section.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
740 ILCS 45/1
Adds reference to:
705 ILCS 505/16 from Ch. 37, par. 439.16
725 ILCS 240/4 from Ch. 70, par. 504
725 ILCS 240/5 from Ch. 70, par. 505
720 ILCS 5/17-5.5 new
740 ILCS 45/6.1 from Ch. 70, par. 76.1
740 ILCS 45/10.2 new
740 ILCS 45/17 from Ch. 70, par. 87
740 ILCS 45/18 from Ch. 70, par. 88
Deletes everything. Amends the Violent Crime Victims Assistance
Act to add the Secretary of State and the Chief Justice of the Court
of Claims or their designees to the Violent Crime Advisory Commission.
Amends the Crime Victims Compensation Act to permit emergency awards;
to extend the statute of limitations for filing for compensation from
one year to 2 years; and to revise subrogation provisions to require
deposits into a special fund for costs related to recovery efforts by
the Attorney General. Provides that if the Comptroller offsets a
claim, the individual or entity receiving the funds must credit the
applicant's or victim's account and may not pursue payment from the
applicant or victim for the amount. Amends the Court of Claims Act to
permit emergency awards to be approved by the decision of one judge.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that if an award of compensation under the Crime Victims
Compensation Act is offset by the Comptroller under the Uncollected
State Claims Act, the Comptroller must provide notice as provided in
the State Comptroller Act rather than notify both the Office of the
Attorney General and the Court of Claims.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Deletes provision that requires moneys recovered that must be
deducted from an award to be deposited into the Violent Crime Victims
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0286
Last action date: AUG-09-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 3 SENATE - 0
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