Bill Status of SB3490 101st General Assembly
Short Description: SEX OFFENDER/VIOLENT OFFENDER
Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins - Mattie Hunter
| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Sex Offender Registration Act and the Murderer and Violent Offender Against Youth Registration Act. Provides that in a municipality having a population of over 2,000,000 inhabitants, the Superintendent of the Police Department shall designate not less than 4 police district offices as registration centers. Provides that if an offender who is required to register under the respective Acts resides, is employed at, or attends an institution of higher education in a municipality having a population of over 2,000,000 inhabitants, the offender shall register at any of the registration centers designated by the Superintendent (rather than in the City of Chicago, where the offender shall register at a fixed location designated by the Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department). Provides that a person who lacks a fixed residence must report not less than every 90 days (rather than weekly), in person, with the sheriff's office of the county in which he or she is located in an unincorporated area, or at any of the locations designated by the chief of police in the municipality in which he or she is located. Provides that if the person lacks a fixed address, he or she does not have to provide documentation of his or her registering address. Provides that the registering agency shall waive all registration fees if the person lacks a fixed address.