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 Bill Status of HB4465  94th General Assembly

Short Description:  CRIM CD-EXPLICIT CDS

House Sponsors
Rep. Milton Patterson - Constance A. Howard

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2006HouseTabled By Sponsor Rep. Milton Patterson

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/Art. 12C heading new
720 ILCS 5/12C-1 new
720 ILCS 5/12C-5 new
720 ILCS 5/12C-10 new
720 ILCS 5/12C-15 new
720 ILCS 5/12C-20 new
720 ILCS 5/12C-25 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the Sexually and Violently Explicit Music Compact Discs Law. Prohibits a music compact disc retailer from selling, renting, or permitting to be sold or rented, any violent or sexually explicit music compact disc to any minor under 18 years of age. Provides that music compact disc retailers shall label all violent or sexually explicit music compact discs with a solid white "18" outlined in black. Provides that the "18" shall have dimensions of no less than 2 inches by 2 inches. Provides that the "18" shall be displayed on the front face of the violent or sexually explicit music compact disc cover or label. Provides that a violation is a petty offense. Provides for affirmative defenses.

DateChamber Action
  1/11/2006HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Milton Patterson
  1/11/2006HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2006HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/18/2006HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  1/25/2006HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Constance A. Howard
  2/7/2006HouseTabled By Sponsor Rep. Milton Patterson

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