Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Uniform Criminal Extradition Act. Provides that a person incarcerated in any federal facility may be released to the custody of the duly accredited officers or designees of those officers of a foreign state if: (1) the person has violated the terms of his or her probation, post-release supervision, parole, or has an unexpired sentence in the foreign state; (2) the foreign state has personal jurisdiction over that person; and (3) the foreign state has issued a valid warrant for the apprehension of that person or has issued a commitment order to serve a sentence in a state or local correctional facility. Provides that all legal requirements to obtain extradition of fugitives from justice are expressly waived by the State of Illinois as to those persons.
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Inserts provisions substantially similar to those of the engrossed version of HB 180, except amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Creates the Department of Juvenile Justice (instead of the Juvenile Division of the Department of Corrections) which shall be administered by a Director (instead of an Assistant Director) appointed by the Governor. Provides that personnel for the Department of Juvenile Justice shall be over the age of 21 and have graduated from an accredited four-year college or university with a specialization in criminal justice, education, psychology, sociology, social work or closely related social sciences. Transfers personnel, books, records, property, and funds pertaining to the Juvenile Division of the Department of Corrections to the Department of Juvenile Justice. Adds an effective date of January 1, 2006.