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 Bill Status of HB3900  9th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Arthur Turner

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
730 ILCS 5/3-6-3from Ch. 38, par. 1003-6-3

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Fair Notice of Sentence Act. Provides that in any criminal case in which a court imposes a sentence of imprisonment of one year or more on a defendant after conviction of a felony offense, the court may at its own discretion or upon the request of any party in court complete a Fair Notice of Sentence containing specified information. Provides that the clerk of the court shall attach a copy of the notice to the mittimus or documents to be transmitted to the Illinois Department of Corrections and shall place a copy of the notice in the court file. Provides that when the Department receives a mittimus or court file information to which a notice is attached, the Department shall maintain a copy of the notice in its records including the sentenced inmate's master file and notify the State's Attorney, the court, and the parties identified in the notice of certain changes in the inmate's release date. Provides that the Illinois Department of Corrections shall update, correct, or modify the contact information of individuals to be notified as shown on the notice upon a request provided to the Department and approved by the State's Attorney of the county in which the inmate was sentenced. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections to make conforming changes.

DateChamber Action
  12/6/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Arthur Turner
  12/11/2011HouseFirst Reading
  12/11/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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