SOMMER, WAIT, LAWFER AND MYERS,RICHARD.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the burden
of proof and the burden of going forth with the evidence rests with
the defendant or any person on the defendant's behalf (rather than the
State) when a hearing is held to review the determination of a
facility director that a defendant who is institutionalized after
being found not guilty by reason of insanity should be transferred to
a non-secure setting, discharged, or conditionally released.
Effective January 1, 2001.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0770
Last action date: 00-06-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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