Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends provisions regarding order of protection remedies granted
under the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986. Provides that no
rights or responsibilities for a minor child born outside of marriage
attach to a putative father until a father and child relationship has
been established under, in addition to the Illinois Parentage Act of
1984, any other Illinois statute, any judicial, administrative, or
other act of another state or territory, or by any foreign nation
establishing the father and child relationship, any other proceeding
substantially in conformity with the Personal Responsibility and Work
Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (Pub. L. 104-193), or where
both parties appeared in open court or at an administrative hearing
acknowledging under oath or admitting by affirmation the existence of
a father and child relationship.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB 1613 fails to create a State mandate
under the State Mandates Act.
There would be no increase or decrease in the need for the
number of judges.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 5/12-6.3 new
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of
interfering with the reporting of domestic violence. Provides that it
is a Class A misdemeanor to prevent or attempt to prevent a victim of
or witness to an act of domestic violence from calling 9-1-1,
obtaining medical assistance, or making a report to a law enforcement
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0118
Last action date: 97-07-15
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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