MADIGAN,L AND HALVORSON.
15 ILCS 205/6.6 new
Amends the Attorney General Act. Creates the Domestic Violence
and Sexual Assault Unit in the Office of the Attorney General.
Provides that the Unit consists of assistant attorneys general
appointed by the Attorney General, who, together with any other staff
as is deemed necessary by the Attorney General, may on behalf of the
people of the State intervene in, initiate, enforce, and prosecute any
legal proceeding or matter relating to domestic violence and sexual
assault or abuse if the Attorney General determines that the action is
necessary to promote or protect the rights and interest of each
Illinois citizen. Effective January 1, 2002.
FEB-22-2001 S FIRST READING
FEB-22-2001 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-28-2001 S ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE EXECUTIVE
MAR-08-2001 S POSTPONED
MAR-22-2001 S TO SUBCOMMITTEE
MAR-22-2001 S COMMITTEE EXECUTIVE
MAR-30-2001 S ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR HALVORSON
MAR-31-2001 S RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 3-9(A) RULES
JAN-07-2003 S SESSION SINE DIE
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