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Senate Bill 708; Regular Session 2021-2022


Printer's No.(PN):
Short Title:
An Act amending the act of November 24, 1998 (P.L.882, No.111), known as the Crime Victims Act, in preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions; in crime victims, further providing for rights, for responsibilities of victims of crime under basic bill of rights, for responsibilities of State and local law enforcement agencies, for responsibilities of prosecutor's office, for responsibilities of department, local correctional facilities and board and for responsibilities of juvenile probation office; in administration, further providing for office, for powers and duties of victim advocate and for powers and duties of Office of Victims' Services; in compensation, further providing for persons eligible for compensation, providing for counseling services for victims of sexual abuse and further providing for filing of claims for compensation, for minimum allowable claim, for determination of claims, for emergency awards, for awards and for confidentiality of records; in services, further providing for eligibility of victims; in financial matters, further providing for costs and for costs for offender supervision programs; in enforcement, further providing for subrogation and for revictimization relief; transferring money from the Crime Victim's Compensation Fund; providing for applicability; and making a related repeal.
PN 0806
Referred to JUDICIARY, May 25, 2021
PN 0900
Reported as amended, June 15, 2021
First consideration, June 15, 2021
Second consideration, June 21, 2021
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, June 21, 2021
Re-reported as committed, June 23, 2021
Third consideration and final passage, June 25, 2021 (50-0)
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page 827-828), June 25, 2021
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page 463-464), June 7, 2022
In the House
Referred to JUDICIARY, June 28, 2021
PN 1744
Reported as amended, June 13, 2022
First consideration, June 13, 2022
Laid on the table, June 13, 2022
Removed from table, Sept. 13, 2022
Laid on the table, Sept. 13, 2022
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