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 Bill Status of HB2053  9th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Darlene J. Senger - Sidney H. Mathias - David Harris - Michael W. Tryon - Richard Morthland and Michael G. Connelly

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Michael W. Frerichs - Toi W. Hutchinson)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/16D-2from Ch. 38, par. 16D-2
720 ILCS 5/16D-3from Ch. 38, par. 16D-3

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a person commits the offense of computer tampering when knowingly, and without the authorization of a computer's owner, engages in electronic hi-jacking, or sends false data such as information, pictures, or videos as the owner of a hi-jacked account. Defines electronic hi-jacking as a network security attack in which the attacker takes unauthorized control of electronic communications, social networking sites, computer networks or programs of another. Provides that a first offense is a Class 4 felony and a second or subsequent offense is a Class 3 felony.

DateChamber Action
  2/17/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  2/17/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/17/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/23/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard Morthland
  3/17/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 007-000-000
  3/17/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael G. Connelly
  3/30/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-002-000
  3/31/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  3/31/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 6, 2011
  4/7/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Michael W. Frerichs
  4/8/2011SenateFirst Reading
  4/8/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/6/2011SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  5/11/2011SenateTo Criminal Law Subcommittee on Special Issues
  5/13/2011SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  2/22/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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