Bill Status of SB2856 100th General Assembly
Short Description: SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER
Sen. William E. Brady and Chris Nybo
| 1/9/2019||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Police Training Act. Provides that the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board shall conduct or approve a training program for school resource officers. Provides that the program shall train school resource officers on all aspects of school-based policing. Amends the School Code. Defines "school resource officer", "sexting", and "sextortion". Provides that a school board may enter into an agreement with a law enforcement agency to provide a school district with one or more school resource officers. Provides that each school district, charter school, and non-public, non-sectarian elementary or secondary school shall create a training program on cyber-bullying, sexting, and sextortion for all school personnel. Specifies training program requirements. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that the charge of child pornography shall not apply to the performance of official duties by school officials working with law enforcement. Amends the Drug Asset Forfeiture Procedure Act. Provides that any local, municipal, or county law enforcement agency entitled to receive a monetary distribution of forfeiture proceeds may share those forfeiture proceeds pursuant to the terms of an intergovernmental agreement with a municipality that has a population in excess of 20,000 if the funds are used for the training of school resource officers in the prevention of drug abuse in schools.