|HB2553 Engrossed||LRB102 13483 RLC 18830 b|
AN ACT concerning criminal law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Protecting Household Privacy Act.
As used in this Act:
"Electronic communication" means any origination,
transmission, emission, transfer, or reception of signs,
signals, data, writings, images, video, audio, or intelligence
of any nature by telephone, including cellular telephones or a
wire, Internet, wireless, radio, electromagnetic,
photo-electronic or photo-optical system, cable television,
fiber optic, satellite, microwave, Internet-based or wireless
distribution network, system, facility or related technology.
"Household" means any single or multiple family dwelling,
including but not limited to a single family home, house,
apartment, mobile home, trailer, building, condominium,
duplex, townhouse, or other living quarters, used or intended
to be used as a dwelling place and immediately surrounding
"Household electronic device" means any device primarily
intended for use within a household that is capable of
facilitating any electronic communication, excluding personal