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 Bill Status of HB4809  102nd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Jackie Haas, Chris Bos, Dave Severin, Amy Grant, Tony McCombie and Patrick Windhorst

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/31-4from Ch. 38, par. 31-4

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person also obstructs justice when, with intent to prevent the apprehension or obstruct the prosecution or defense of any person, he or she knowingly takes a body camera or any part of a body camera from a person known to be a peace officer. Provides that a violation, if the body camera or any part of the body camera is taken from the peace officer during the commission of an offense that has caused great bodily harm to the officer or another person, is a Class 1 felony. Any other violation of this provision is a Class 2 felony.

DateChamber Action
  1/25/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jackie Haas
  1/27/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/27/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/1/2022HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  2/9/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Bos
  2/9/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
  2/9/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Amy Grant
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  2/23/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick Windhorst
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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