Bill Status of HB1975  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  PREVENTION CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE

House Sponsors
Rep. Michelle Mussman - Fred Crespo - Avery Bourne - Amy Elik - Joyce Mason, Katie Stuart, LaToya Greenwood, Jonathan Carroll, Justin Slaughter, Kelly M. Cassidy, Deb Conroy, Kathleen Willis, Tony McCombie, Daniel Swanson, Mike Murphy, David Friess, Randy E. Frese, Dave Severin, Norine K. Hammond, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Emanuel Chris Welch, Jeff Keicher, Andrew S. Chesney, Chris Bos and Deanne M. Mazzochi

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Scott M. Bennett)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/29/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/2-3.182 new
105 ILCS 5/3-11from Ch. 122, par. 3-11
105 ILCS 5/10-19.1from Ch. 122, par. 10-19.1
105 ILCS 5/10-23.13
105 ILCS 5/21B-45
105 ILCS 5/22-85.5 new
105 ILCS 5/22-90 new
105 ILCS 5/27-9.1from Ch. 122, par. 27-9.1
105 ILCS 5/27A-5
720 ILCS 5/11-1.20was 720 ILCS 5/12-13
720 ILCS 5/11-1.60was 720 ILCS 5/12-16
720 ILCS 5/11-25


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code to require the State Board of Education to prepare a parent resource guide to provide a centralized source of the assistance, support, advocacy, and resources available to the parent or guardian of a student who is or may be the victim of sexual abuse. Provides for up to 2 teachers institute days for child abuse prevention training and sexual harassment prevention training, and requires training for school personnel on child sexual abuse. Provides for professional development opportunities concerning the well-being of students. Adds provisions concerning sexual misconduct in schools, including requiring a school district to develop a code of conduct, an employment history review, and what a sex education class must teach. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 to add certain acts to the offenses of criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, and grooming. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/3-11from Ch. 122, par. 3-11
105 ILCS 5/10-19.1from Ch. 122, par. 10-19.1
105 ILCS 5/10-23.13
105 ILCS 5/22-90 new
105 ILCS 5/27-9.1from Ch. 122, par. 27-9.1
Adds reference to:
325 ILCS 5/3from Ch. 23, par. 2053

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code to require the State Board of Education to develop and maintain a resource guide that provides guidance for pupils, parents or guardians, and teachers about sexual abuse response and prevention resources available in their community; sets forth requirements concerning the guide. Provides for educator professional development opportunities concerning training on the physical and mental health needs of students, student safety, educator ethics, professional conduct, and other topics. To prevent sexual misconduct with students, requires each school district, charter school, or nonpublic, nonsectarian elementary or secondary school to develop an employee code of professional conduct policy; sets forth requirements concerning the policy. Amends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Changes the definition of "abused child". Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 to add certain acts to the offenses of criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, and grooming. Varied effective date.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/16/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michelle Mussman
  2/17/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/17/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/9/2021HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  3/24/2021HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 018-000-000
  3/29/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  4/8/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  4/12/2021HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Amy Elik
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Murphy
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Friess
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy E. Frese
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  4/13/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  4/19/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michelle Mussman
  4/19/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/20/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
  4/21/2021HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee; 023-000-000
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  4/22/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/22/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/22/2021HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeff Keicher
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Andrew S. Chesney
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Bos
  4/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
  4/23/2021SenateArrive in Senate
  4/23/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/23/2021SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
  4/23/2021SenateFirst Reading
  4/23/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/4/2021SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/5/2021SenateTo Criminal Law- Clear Compliance
  5/19/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Scott M. Bennett
  5/19/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/20/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
  5/21/2021SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 29, 2021
  5/29/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  5/30/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments