Bill Status of SB3687  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  ELECT CODE-DEEP FAKE VIDEO

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Steve Stadelman

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/10/2022SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/29-21 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that a person commits a Class A misdemeanor if the person, with intent to injure a candidate or influence the result of an election, creates a deep fake video (a video created with the intent to deceive that appears to depict a real person performing an action that did not occur in reality) and causes the deep fake video to be published or distributed within 30 days of an election.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/21/2022SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Steve Stadelman
  1/21/2022SenateFirst Reading
  1/21/2022SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/1/2022SenateAssigned to Executive
  2/7/2022SenateTo Executive- Elections
  2/10/2022SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments