90th General Assembly
Summary of SB1432
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CRIM CD-INSUFFICIENT FUNDS                                                 

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Civil Practice Law within the Code of Civil Procedure.      
   Makes stylistic changes in a Section concerning pleadings.                  
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
          Deletes reference to:                                                
          735 ILCS 5/2-603                                                     
          Adds reference to:                                                   
          720 ILCS 5/17-1a                from Ch. 38, par. 17-1a              
        Deletes everything.  Amends the Criminal Code of 1961.   Provides      
   that  prior  to  a  hearing  on a civil action to recover funds from a      
   person who issued a check upon a depository that was either fictitious      
   or in which he or she had insufficient funds, the plaintiff  shall  as      
   part  of  the  written  demand provide written notice to the defendant      
   that the defendant may tender to the  plaintiff  an  amount  of  money      
   equal to the sum of the amount of the check, the incurred court costs,      
   and service and attorney fees and that tender constitutes satisfaction      
   of the claim. (Now, a written notice is not required.)                      
          FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Corrections)                                       
          No corrections population or fiscal impact.                          
          CORRECTIONAL NOTE                                                    
          No change from DOC fiscal note.                                      
          FISCAL NOTE (Administrative Office of Ill. Courts)                   
          No fiscal impact on the Judicial branch.                             
          JUDICIAL NOTE                                                        
          No decrease or increase in need for the number of judges.            
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0721

   Last action date: 98-08-07

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   1


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