92nd General Assembly
Status of HB4203
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   725 ILCS 5/115-10.1       from Ch. 38, par. 115-10.1                        
   725 ILCS 5/115-10.4                                                         

        Amends the Code of  Criminal  Procedure  of  1963.   Permits  the      
   admissibility  of evidence in a criminal case of a statement made by a      
   witness that narrates, describes, or explains a statement  made  by  a      
   defendant of which the witness had personal knowledge.  Eliminates the      
   provision   that  certain  statements  of  a  deceased  declarant  are      
   admissible only if the statement was  made  under  oath  at  a  trial,      
   hearing, or other proceeding.  Effective immediately.                       
          FISCAL NOTE (Illinois Courts Administrative Office)                  
          HB 4203 would have no fiscal impact on the judicial branch.          
          JUDICIAL NOTE (Illinois Courts Administrative Office)                
          HB 4203 would neither increase nor decrease the number of            
          judges needed in the State.                                          
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
          Deletes reference to:                                                
          725 ILCS 5/115-10.4                                                  
        Restores  provision  that  in  order  for  a   decedent's   prior      
   statements  to  be admitted into evidence the statement must have been      
   made by the declarant  under  oath  at  a  trial,  hearing,  or  other      
   JAN-30-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   JAN-30-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-30-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-05-2002  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               JUD-CRIMINAL          
   FEB-14-2002  H                         FISCAL NOTE FILED                       
   FEB-14-2002  H                       JUDICIAL NOTE FILED                       
   FEB-14-2002  H                   COMMITTEE               JUD-CRIMINAL          
   FEB-22-2002  H                             AMENDMENT NO. 01-JUD-CRIMINAL  H    
   FEB-22-2002  H                                   ADOPTED                       
   FEB-22-2002  H  DO PASS AMENDED/SHORT DEBATE             009-002-001   HJUB    
   FEB-22-2002  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   MAR-22-2002  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   MAR-22-2002  H  HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE                       
   APR-05-2002  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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