Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Exempts from an eavesdropping
violation, recordings made simultaneously with a security video
recording by a fixed, publicly visible camera in vehicles used by
authorized public mass transit districts in the normal course of
public transportation; provided, the audio recordings are confined to
the passenger boarding or driver areas of the bus, or both, and a sign
is posted in clear view of the boarding passengers indicating that
both audio and video are being recorded.
JUDICIAL NOTE (Office of Illinois Courts)
HB 5925 would neither increase nor decrease the number of
judges needed in the State.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the audio recordings must be confined to the
passenger boarding or driver areas of the vehicle (rather than bus),
or both. Provides that every vehicle (rather than bus) equipped with
a recording camera must have a sign posted indicating that both audio
and video are being recorded.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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