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 Bill Status of HB4578  96th General Assembly

Short Description:  CRIM CD-EXTORTION

House Sponsors
Rep. Raymond Poe - Sidney H. Mathias - Patricia R. Bellock - Donald L. Moffitt - Tom Cross, Ron Stephens, Dennis M. Reboletti, Randy Ramey, Jr., Mike Bost, Mike Fortner, Darlene J. Senger, Michael G. Connelly, Jack D. Franks, Keith Farnham, Linda Chapa LaVia, Kenneth Dunkin, Ronald A. Wait and Michael P. McAuliffe

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Kwame Raoul)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/12-6.5 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of extortion. Provides that a person commits the offense when he or she knowingly obtains property from another, with his or her consent, induced by wrongful use of actual or threatened force, violence, or fear, or under color of official right. Establishes penalties based on the value of the property extorted.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
720 ILCS 5/12-6.5 new
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 570/204from Ch. 56 1/2, par. 1204

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Includes in the list of Schedule I controlled substances 1-pentyl-3-(1-naphthoyl)indole, commonly known as K2.

DateChamber Action
  5/28/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  5/28/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  5/28/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  5/28/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  5/28/2009HouseFirst Reading
  5/28/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/3/2010HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  3/10/2010HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Raymond Poe
  3/11/2010HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  3/11/2010HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/11/2010HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 007-000-000
  3/11/2010HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Cross
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ron Stephens
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dennis M. Reboletti
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy Ramey, Jr.
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  3/12/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  3/16/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael G. Connelly
  3/17/2010HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2010HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/18/2010HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
  3/18/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  3/18/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  3/18/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/18/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  3/18/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ronald A. Wait
  3/18/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
  3/18/2010SenateArrive in Senate
  3/18/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 23, 2010
  3/18/2010SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  3/23/2010SenateFirst Reading
  3/23/2010SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/6/2010SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  4/14/2010SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  4/22/2010SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  4/23/2010SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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