Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that commencing 180 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Department of State Police and each arresting authority shall automatically expunge, on or before January 1 and July 1 of each year, a person's records of arrests in the Department's or authority's possession or control if the arrests do not result in filing of any charge against the person unless the State's Attorney states, in writing, the case is still under his or her review, and the records have been in the possession or control of the Department or the arresting authority for at least 6 months. Provides that the Department of State Police shall allow a person whose records are eligible for expungement under this provision to use an access and review process, established in the Department of State Police and each arresting authority, for verifying that his or her records eligible for expungement under this provision have been expunged. Provides that the Department of State Police and each arresting authority shall adopt rules to implement this provision. Effective immediately.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Requires that law enforcement and court records relating to prosecution of a minor under 18 years of age for a municipal or county ordinance violation are subject to the confidentiality of records provisions of the delinquency provisions of the Act, except that these confidentiality provisions shall not apply to or affect any proceeding to adjudicate the ordinance violation.