IL SB1302 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 7 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-06-21 - Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. John J. Cullerton
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that on and after July 1, 2021, a detention screening instrument shall be used for referrals to all authorized juvenile detention facilities in this State prior to a judicial hearing. Provides a minor alleged to be a delinquent minor taken into temporary custody must be brought before a judicial officer within 48 hours (rather than 40 hours, excluding Saturdays, Sundays and court designated holidays). Provides that if an appearance is required of any minor taken and held in a place of custody or confinement operated by the State or any of its political subdivisions, including counties and municipalities, the chief judge of the circuit may permit by rule for the minor's personal appearance to be made by means of two-way audio-visual communication, including closed circuit television and computerized video conference, in the following proceedings: (1) the initial appearance before a judge; (2) a detention or shelter care hearing; or (3) any status hearing. Amends the Probation and Probation Officers Act. Provides that the Division of Probation Services of the Supreme Court shall adopt a statewide juvenile detention screening instrument that has been verified through evidence-based and data-based practices that is to be used by all authorized juvenile detention facilities. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-03-07 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-21SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. John J. Cullerton
2019-05-10HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-06HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-06HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Justin Slaughter
2019-04-09HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2019-03-12HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-03-12HouseFirst Reading
2019-03-07HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2019-03-07HouseArrived in House
2019-03-07SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
2019-02-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 5, 2019
2019-02-21SenateSecond Reading
2019-02-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 21, 2019
2019-02-20SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 009-000-001
2019-02-13SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
2019-02-07SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-07SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-07SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John G. Mulroe

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7054055-420New CodeSee Bill Text
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