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 Bill Status of HB0524  94th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Deborah L. Graham - Karen A. Yarbrough - Harry Osterman - John J. Millner - James H. Meyer, Susana A Mendoza, Jim Sacia, Eileen Lyons, William Davis, Mike Boland, Kathleen A. Ryg, Karen May, Elaine Nekritz, Barbara Flynn Currie, Kenneth Dunkin, Milton Patterson, Edward J. Acevedo, Cynthia Soto, John A. Fritchey, David E. Miller, Richard T. Bradley, James D. Brosnahan, Arthur L. Turner, Calvin L. Giles, Naomi D. Jakobsson and Marlow H. Colvin

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Don Harmon - Jacqueline Y. Collins - M. Maggie Crotty, Martin A. Sandoval, Edward D. Maloney and Antonio Munoz)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/23/2005HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 94-0072

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/24-1from Ch. 38, par. 24-1
720 ILCS 5/24-1.1from Ch. 38, par. 24-1.1
720 ILCS 5/24-1.6
730 ILCS 5/5-5-3from Ch. 38, par. 1005-5-3

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 and the Unified Code of Corrections. Requires a mandatory sentence of imprisonment for certain violations of the statutes concerning unlawful use of weapons, the unlawful use or possession of weapons by felons, and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. Provides that a period of probation, periodic imprisonment, or conditional discharge may not be imposed for these violations.

 Correctional Note (Department of Corrections)
 House Bill 524 has a Corrections Population Impact of 1,624 inmates and a Fiscal Impact of $417,746,400.

 Fiscal Note (Dept of Corrections)
 Corrections population impact of 1,624 inmates and fiscal impact of $417,746,400 over a ten year period.

DateChamber Action
  1/27/2005HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Deborah L. Graham
  1/27/2005HouseFirst Reading
  1/27/2005HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/2/2005HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen A. Yarbrough
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Osterman
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John J. Millner
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. James H. Meyer
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Susana A Mendoza
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eileen Lyons
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen A. Ryg
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen May
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  2/25/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Milton Patterson
  3/2/2005HouseFiscal Note Requested by Rep. William B. Black
  3/2/2005HouseCorrectional Note Requested by Rep. William B. Black
  3/3/2005HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 016-000-000
  3/3/2005HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2005HouseCorrectional Note Filed
  3/9/2005HouseFiscal Note Filed
  3/15/2005HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2005HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edward J. Acevedo
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David E. Miller
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard T. Bradley
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. James D. Brosnahan
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur L. Turner
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Calvin L. Giles
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  3/16/2005HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marlow H. Colvin
  3/16/2005HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-000-000
  3/17/2005SenateArrive in Senate
  3/17/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/17/2005SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
  3/17/2005SenateFirst Reading
  3/17/2005SenateReferred to Rules
  4/6/2005SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
  4/13/2005SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  4/20/2005SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 008-000-000
  4/20/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 21, 2005
  5/5/2005SenateSecond Reading
  5/5/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 10, 2005
  5/11/2005SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Edward D. Maloney
  5/11/2005SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/11/2005SenateThird Reading - Passed; 059-000-000
  5/11/2005HousePassed Both Houses
  5/29/2005SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. M. Maggie Crotty
  5/30/2005SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Munoz
  6/9/2005HouseSent to the Governor
  6/23/2005HouseGovernor Approved
  6/23/2005HouseEffective Date January 1, 2006
  6/23/2005HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 94-0072

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