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 Bill Status of SB2118  95th General Assembly

Short Description:  JUV CT-MINOR-COUNSEL

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Kwame Raoul - Michael Noland

House Sponsors
(Rep. Arthur L. Turner)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/15/2008SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0846

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
705 ILCS 405/5-415
705 ILCS 405/5-501

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that immediately upon the filing of a petition for a detention or shelter care hearing in the case of a minor retained in custody, the court shall cause counsel to be appointed to represent the minor. Provides that a detention or shelter care hearing may not be held until the minor has had adequate opportunity to consult with counsel.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that the 40 hour time period in which a delinquent minor taken into temporary custody must be brought before the court for a shelter care or detention hearing shall be tolled to allow counsel for the minor to prepare for the detention or shelter care hearing, upon a motion filed by such counsel and granted by the court.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2008SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Kwame Raoul
  2/14/2008SenateFirst Reading
  2/14/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  2/20/2008SenateAssigned to Judiciary Criminal Law
  2/28/2008SenateDo Pass Judiciary Criminal Law; 010-000-000
  2/28/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 5, 2008
  3/6/2008SenateSecond Reading
  3/6/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 11, 2008
  4/1/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kwame Raoul
  4/1/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  4/9/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary Criminal Law
  4/10/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Judiciary Criminal Law; 008-000-000
  4/16/2008SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland
  4/16/2008SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  4/16/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Raoul
  4/16/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  4/16/2008SenateThird Reading - Passed; 059-000-000
  4/17/2008HouseArrived in House
  4/17/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/17/2008HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Arthur L. Turner
  4/17/2008HouseFirst Reading
  4/17/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/30/2008HouseAssigned to Juvenile Justice Reform Committee
  5/9/2008HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 23, 2008
  5/13/2008HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Juvenile Justice Reform Committee; 010-000-000
  5/13/2008HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/19/2008HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/19/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/20/2008HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
  5/20/2008SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/18/2008SenateSent to the Governor
  8/15/2008SenateGovernor Approved
  8/15/2008SenateEffective Date January 1, 2009
  8/15/2008SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0846

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