SCOTT-MCKEON-MCCARTHY-FLOWERS-LANG, SCULLY AND MCGUIRE.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that domestic battery
is a Class 4 felony if the defendant has any prior conviction for a
felony that involved the use of force for violence against a family or
household member. Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Permits a
physician to disclose information about a patient that the physician
receives from the patient during treatment in a prosecution for
domestic battery if the disclosure relates directly to the facts or
circumstances regarding the domestic battery. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
There will be an estimated 9 inmates added to the corrections
population at a cost of $2,111,300 over the first 10 years from
the date of enactment.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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