Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Rights of Crime Victims and Witnesses Act and the Open Parole Hearings Act. Provide that the victim of a crime committed by a person in custody of the Department of Corrections who has applied for parole shall receive written notice of the prisoner's parole hearing by certified mail.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Provides that the victim shall receive notice by certified mail from the Prisoner Review Board, at least 15 days prior to a hearing, on the modification or revocation of mandatory supervised release of the person who committed the crime against the victim.
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Deletes the changes made by House Amendment No. 1. Provides that the victim shall receive notice of the parole hearing by certified mail not less than 15 days prior to the parole hearing, if the victim is registered with the Prisoner Review Board and maintains a residential address on file with the Prisoner Review Board.