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(730 ILCS 5/3-12.5-10)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on August 24, 2022)
Inmates may be selected to
participate in the pre-release Prisoner Entrepreneur Education Program only
if all of the following conditions are met:
(1) the inmate is within 3 years of being released
from custody of the Department of Corrections;
(2) the inmate has not been disciplined by the
Department of Corrections within the past year;
(3) the inmate has a high school diploma or GED;
(4) the inmate has never been convicted of an
offense described in Subdivision 5 of Article 11 of the Criminal Code of 2012 (major sex offenses), Subdivision 10 of Article 11 of the Criminal Code of 2012 (vulnerable victim sex offenses), Section 11-20.1 of Subdivision 20 of Article 11 of the Criminal Code of 2012 (child pornography offenses), or similar offenses under the Criminal Code of 1961;
(5) the inmate is not currently affiliated with a
(6) the inmate is committed to personal change.
(Source: P.A. 100-283, eff. 8-24-17.)