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Full Text of HB1290  95th General Assembly


Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee

Filed: 3/22/2007





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 1290 on page 1, by
3 replacing lines 20 through 23 with the following:
4 "or her conviction, and:
5         (1) but which was not subject to the testing which is
6     now requested because the technology for the testing was
7     not available at the time of trial; or . Reasonable notice
8     of the motion shall be served upon the State.
9         (2) although previously subjected to testing, can be
10     subjected to additional testing utilizing a method that was
11     not scientifically available at the time of trial that
12     provides a reasonable likelihood of more probative
13     results. Reasonable notice of the motion shall be served
14     upon the State."; and
15 on page 2, by inserting immediately below line 19 the
16 following:
17     "(d) If evidence previously tested pursuant to this Section



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1 reveals an unknown fingerprint from the crime scene that does
2 not match the defendant or the victim, the order of the Court
3 shall direct the prosecuting authority to request the Illinois
4 State Police Bureau of Forensic Science to submit the unknown
5 fingerprint evidence into the FBI's Integrated Automated
6 Fingerprint Identification System (AIFIS) for
7 identification.".