2013 State Legislation

 

2013 State Legislation

Overview of legislation ICASA worked on passing during 2013.



HJRCA 1 creates an enforcement mechanism for the rights that crime victims have under the Illinois laws and Constitution and strengthens existing crime victim rights in the Illinois Constitution.



This End Demand Illinois initiative removes the felony sentence enhancement for a second or subsequent charge of prostitution.



HB 3128 provides that when a child is conceived as a result of rape, the father’s/rapist’s custody rights may be restricted by Illinois courts based on clear and convincing evidence of the rape.



SB 1399 removes the civil statute of limitations for sexual abuse against children.



HB 1063 eliminates the criminal statute of limitations for sex crimes against children.



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