91st General Assembly
Summary of HB2310
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Short description: 
CRIM CD-DEFINE HARASSES                                                    

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the  Criminal  Code  of  1961.   Includes  harassment  and      
   threats  to  family  members  of stalking victims in the definition of      
   stalking.  Includes in the definition of stalking placing a person  in      
   reasonable apprehension that a family member will receive immediate or      
   future bodily harm, sexual assault, confinement, or restraint. Defines      
   "harasses",  "transmits  a  threat"  and  "family  member".  Adds that      
   incarceration in prison of a person who transmits a threat  is  not  a      
   bar to prosecution. Effective immediately.                                  
          FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)                              
          Corrections population and fiscal impacts would be minimal.          
          CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)                        
          Same as DOC fiscal note.                                             
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
        Deletes provision that makes harassing another person an  element      
   of  the  offense of stalking.  Deletes from the bill the definition of      
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0640

   Last action date: 99-08-20

           Location: House

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


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