SB0720

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Courts - Prosecution for Sex Offense - Evidence of Prior Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Brochin

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Establishing that, subject to specified requirements and limitations, in a prosecution for a specified sexual offense, evidence of another criminal act of the defendant is admissible for any purpose; requiring the State's Attorney to make a specified disclosure; prohibiting specified evidence from being referred to in a specified statement; requiring the court to enter a specified order; authorizing the court to reconsider a specified ruling excluding evidence; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Brochin and Stone
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Child Abuse and Neglect
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Disclosure
Evidence
Hearings
Juries -see also- Grand Juries
Sexual Offenses
State's Attorneys
Trials
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October 24, 2017 1:56 P.M.