JONES,LOU, SMITH,MICHAEL, KLINGLER, KENNER, GILES,
SILVA, MCGUIRE AND WOOLARD.
CRIM CD-SEXUAL OFFENSE-MINORS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Extends the statute of
limitations for the offense of criminal sexual assault, aggravated
criminal sexual assault, predatory criminal sexual assault of a child,
or aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Eliminates provision that a
prosecution for criminal sexual assault or aggravated criminal sexual
assault may be commenced within 5 years of the commission of the
offense if the victim reported the offense to law enforcement
authorities within 6 months after the commission of the offense.
Provides that the prosecution of any of these offenses may be
commenced within 10 years after the commission of the offense or, if
the victim is under 18 years, within 10 years of the victim attaining
the age of 18 years (now, prosecution of any of these offenses must be
commenced within one year of the victim attaining the age of 18 years
or within 3 years after the commission of the offense, whichever
Corrections population impact and fiscal impact is unknown.
Impact on the Judiciary cannot be determined.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Corrections)
No change from correctional note.
FISCAL NOTE (Office of Ill. Courts)
There may be relatively slight increase in State expenditures.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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