Sen. Dan Kotowski

Filed: 5/6/2013





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 1443 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Criminal Code of 2012 is amended by adding
5Section 12C-50.1 as follows:
6    (720 ILCS 5/12C-50.1 new)
7    Sec. 12C-50.1. Failure to report hazing.
8    (a) For purposes of this Section, "school official"
9includes a teacher, guidance counselor, support staff, coach,
10or volunteer coach employed by a school, college, university,
11or other educational institution of this State.
12    (b) A school official commits failure to report hazing when
13he or she fails to report to law enforcement any conduct he or
14she reasonably believes to be hazing under Section 12C-50 of
15this Code, when the hazing is:
16        (1) reported to school or educational institution



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1    authorities by others; or
2        (2) an incident of which school or educational
3    authorities otherwise have knowledge.
4    (c) Sentence. Failure to report hazing is a Class A
6    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
7becoming law.".