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 Bill Status of HB5661  9th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Jehan A. Gordon - Keith Farnham and Michelle Mussman

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/12-6.4

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. In the statute creating the offense of criminal street gang recruitment on school grounds, defines "school grounds" to mean the property, including buildings and grounds, of a public or private elementary, secondary, or post-secondary school, or a public or private 2-year or 4-year institution of higher education; public property or property open to public use within 1,000 feet of school property; a school bus; a designated school bus stop; and public property or property open to public use which is within 1,000 feet of the school bus stop, during the time when school children are waiting to be picked up and transported to or are being dropped off from school or a school-sponsored activity. Expands the offense to include the commission of the crime in a public park. Defines "public park".

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jehan A. Gordon
  2/16/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/21/2012HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  2/21/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  2/21/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  3/9/2012HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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