DAVIS,MONIQUE AND MORROW.
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
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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