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 Bill Status of HB0167  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Dave Winters - Mike Bost - Dennis M. Reboletti - Michael J. Zalewski - Rosemary Mulligan, Sidney H. Mathias, Anthony DeLuca, Michelle Mussman, Jim Sacia, Mike Fortner, Patricia R. Bellock and Monique D. Davis

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Dan Kotowski)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/21/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0153

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/Art. 24.6 heading
720 ILCS 5/24.6-5
720 ILCS 5/24.6-25 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Prohibits knowingly discharging a laser into the cockpit of an aircraft in the process of taking off, landing, or while in flight. Provides that the penalty is a Class A misdemeanor. Defines "aircraft" and "laser".

DateChamber Action
  1/13/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Dave Winters
  1/18/2011HouseFirst Reading
  1/18/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/8/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/8/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  2/17/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 007-000-000
  2/17/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/17/2011HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anthony DeLuca
  2/17/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  2/22/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/22/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  2/23/2011HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  2/23/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  2/23/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
  2/24/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 110-000-000
  2/24/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  2/24/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  2/24/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monique D. Davis
  3/2/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  3/2/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 3, 2011
  3/2/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Dan Kotowski
  3/2/2011SenateFirst Reading
  3/2/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/6/2011SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 007-000-000
  5/6/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 10, 2011
  5/12/2011SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 13, 2011
  5/17/2011SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
  5/17/2011HousePassed Both Houses
  6/15/2011HouseSent to the Governor
  7/21/2011HouseGovernor Approved
  7/21/2011HouseEffective Date January 1, 2012
  7/21/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0153

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