CRIM CD-OFFICIAL MISCONDUCT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Includes in the definition of
"public employee", an employee of a public school district. Provides
that for the purposes of the official misconduct statute, acts
committed by a public officer or employee in his or her official
capacity include acts within the scope of employment as well as acts
that are facilitated because of a public officer or employee's
position or status.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes description of "acts committed by a public officer or
employee in his or her official capacity". Includes in the offense of
official misconduct committing certain acts through one's position of
trust as a public officer or employee.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
730 ILCS 5/3-6-3 from Ch. 38, par. 1003-6-3
730 ILCS 5/3-6-3.1
730 ILCS 5/5-4-1 from Ch. 38, par. 1005-4-1
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Reenacts the
Truth-In-Sentencing provisions from P.A. 89-404 as amended by
subsequent Public Acts that were declared unconstitutional by the
Illinois Appellate Court. Expands these provisions to include other
offenses. Extends the reporting deadline by the Truth-In-Sentencing
Commission to report recommended legislation to the Governor and
General Assembly from March 1, 1997 to March 1, 1999. These
provisions effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dpt. Corrections)
Impact: prison population is 4,619 inmates;fiscal is $518.7 M.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE, H-AM 1
No change from DOC fiscal note, H-am 1.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-am 1
SB 1260 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE, H-AM 1
SB 1260 fails to preempt home rule authority.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Administrative Office of Ill. Courts)
No fiscal impact on the Judicial branch.
JUDICIAL NOTE, H-AM 1
No decrease or increase in need for the number of judges.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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