Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code and the Criminal Code of 1961. Requires
school principals, chief administrative officers of private schools,
and college or university presidents or chancellors to report to local
law enforcement agencies felony and misdemeanor violations that occur
in the schools, colleges, and universities or at school related
activities supervised by school employees. Violations are petty
offenses with $500 fines imposed for each incident of criminal
violations not reported.
Fiscal and corrections population impacts would be minimal.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. of Corrections)
No change from correctional note.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB1090 fails to create a State mandate
under the State Mandates Act.
The bill would not increase the need for the number of judges
in the state.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Requires reporting only of misdemeanor violations of the Illinois
Controlled Substances Act, the Cannabis Control Act, Article 24 of
the Criminal Code (concerning deadly weapons), or Section 6-16 or 6-20
of the Liquor Control Act of 1934 (concerning underage drinking),
rather than all misdemeanors.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Limits applicability of bill to reporting certain criminal
offenses by elementary and secondary school principals. Eliminates
requirements imposed upon college and university officers, presidents,
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Requires administrators of nonpublic elementary and secondary
schools to report specified criminal offenses occurring on school
grounds, in school, or on school buses of nonpublic schools.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 3 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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