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 Bill Status of HB5273  102nd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr. - Carol Ammons, Kelly M. Cassidy and Will Guzzardi

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Karina Villa)

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-1
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-5
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-10
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-20
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-25
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-30
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-35
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-40
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-50
730 ILCS 5/3-2.7-55

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Juvenile Justice Office of Independent Juvenile Ombudsman shall be the ombudsman for the Department of Juvenile Justice and county-operated juvenile detention centers. Provides that the Office of Independent Juvenile Ombudsman shall secure the rights of youth committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice and county-operated juvenile detention centers. Provides that with respect to county-operated juvenile detention centers, the Independent Juvenile Ombudsman shall provide data responsive to: (1) the work of the Ombudsman; (2) the status of any review or investigation undertaken by the Ombudsman; and (3) any recommendations that the Independent Juvenile Ombudsman has relating to a systemic issue in the Department of Juvenile Justice's or a county-operated juvenile detention center's provision of services and any other matters for consideration by the General Assembly and the Governor to a commission established by ordinance of the county board of the applicable county in which the county-operated juvenile detention center is located. The commission shall at a minimum be comprised of the chief judge, the State's Attorney, the Public Defender, a correctional administrator, and an advocate for justice system impacted families and individuals. Provides that to the extent that any county-operated juvenile detention center provides services to counties beyond the one in which it is located, the Independent Juvenile Ombudsman shall also provide a copy of the data to the county boards of the counties where the center is not located.

DateChamber Action
  1/27/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
  1/31/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/9/2022HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  2/15/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/17/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  2/17/2022HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 010-005-001
  2/18/2022HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/22/2022HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/22/2022HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/1/2022HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  3/3/2022HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 092-013-000
  3/4/2022SenateArrive in Senate
  3/4/2022SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/4/2022SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Karina Villa
  3/4/2022SenateFirst Reading
  3/4/2022SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/16/2022SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  3/25/2022SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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