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Full Text of SB2524  99th General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Identification Card Act is amended
5by changing Sections 1A and 12 as follows:
6    (15 ILCS 335/1A)
7    Sec. 1A. Definitions. As used in this Act:
8    "Highly restricted personal information" means an
9individual's photograph, signature, social security number,
10and medical or disability information.
11    "Identification card making implement" means any material,
12hardware, or software that is specifically designed for or
13primarily used in the manufacture, assembly, issuance, or
14authentication of an official identification card issued by the
15Secretary of State.
16    "Fraudulent identification card" means any identification
17card that purports to be an official identification card for
18which a computerized number and file have not been created by
19the Secretary of State, the United States Government or any
20state or political subdivision thereof, or any governmental or
21quasi-governmental organization. For the purpose of this Act,
22any identification card that resembles an official
23identification card in either size, color, photograph



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1location, or design or uses the word "official", "state",
2"Illinois", or the name of any other state or political
3subdivision thereof, or any governmental or quasi-governmental
4organization individually or in any combination thereof to
5describe or modify the term "identification card" or "I.D.
6card" anywhere on the card, or uses a shape in the likeness of
7Illinois or any other state on the photograph side of the card,
8is deemed to be a fraudulent identification card unless the
9words "This is not an official Identification Card", appear
10prominently upon it in black colored lettering in 12 point type
11on the photograph side of the card, and no such card shall be
12smaller in size than 3 inches by 4 inches, and the photograph
13shall be on the left side of the card only.
14    "Legal name" means the full given name and surname of an
15individual as recorded at birth, recorded at marriage, or
16deemed as the correct legal name for use in reporting income by
17the Social Security Administration or the name as otherwise
18established through legal action that appears on the associated
19official document presented to the Secretary of State.
20    "Personally identifying information" means information
21that identifies an individual, including his or her
22identification card number, name, address (but not the 5-digit
23zip code), and telephone number.
24    "Homeless person" or "homeless individual" has the same
25meaning as defined by the federal McKinney-Vento Homeless
26Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 11302, or 42 U.S.C. 11434a(2).



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1    "Youth for whom the Department of Children and Family
2Services is legally responsible for" or "Foster child" means a
3child or youth whose guardianship or custody has been accepted
4by the Department of Children and Family Services pursuant to
5the Juvenile Court Act of 1987, the Children and Family
6Services Act, the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act, and
7the Adoption Act. This applies to children for whom the
8Department of Children and Family Services has temporary
9protective custody, custody or guardianship via court order, or
10children whose parents have signed an adoptive surrender or
11voluntary placement agreement with the Department.
12(Source: P.A. 96-183, eff. 7-1-10.)
13    (15 ILCS 335/12)  (from Ch. 124, par. 32)
14    Sec. 12. Fees concerning Standard Illinois Identification
15Cards. The fees required under this Act for standard Illinois
16Identification Cards must accompany any application provided
17for in this Act, and the Secretary shall collect such fees as
19    a. Original card...............................$20
20    b. Renewal card................................20
21    c. Corrected card..............................10
22    d. Duplicate card..............................20
23    e. Certified copy with seal ...................5
24    f. Search .....................................2
25    g. Applicant 65 years of age or over ..........No Fee



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1    h. (Blank) ....................................
2    i. Individual living in Veterans
3        Home or Hospital ...........................No Fee
4    j. Original card under 18 years of age..........$10
5    k. Renewal card under 18 years of age...........$10
6    l. Corrected card under 18 years of age.........$5
7    m. Duplicate card under 18 years of age.........$10
8    n. Homeless person..............................No Fee
9    o. Duplicate card issued to an active-duty
10        member of the United States Armed Forces, the
11        member's spouse, or dependent children
12        living with the member......................No Fee
13    p. First card issued to a youth
14        for whom the Department of Children
15        and Family Services is legally responsible
16        for or foster child upon turning the age of
17        16 years old until they reach the
18        age of 21 years old......................... No Fee
19    All fees collected under this Act shall be paid into the
20Road Fund of the State treasury, except that the following
21amounts shall be paid into the General Revenue Fund: (i) 80% of
22the fee for an original, renewal, or duplicate Illinois
23Identification Card issued on or after January 1, 2005; and
24(ii) 80% of the fee for a corrected Illinois Identification
25Card issued on or after January 1, 2005.
26    An individual, who resides in a veterans home or veterans



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1hospital operated by the state or federal government, who makes
2an application for an Illinois Identification Card to be issued
3at no fee, must submit, along with the application, an
4affirmation by the applicant on a form provided by the
5Secretary of State, that such person resides in a veterans home
6or veterans hospital operated by the state or federal
8    The application of a homeless individual for an Illinois
9Identification Card to be issued at no fee must be accompanied
10by an affirmation by a qualified person, as defined in Section
114C of this Act, on a form provided by the Secretary of State,
12that the applicant is currently homeless as defined in Section
131A of this Act.
14    For the application for the first Illinois Identification
15Card of a youth for whom the Department of Children and Family
16Services is legally responsible for or foster child to be
17issued at no fee, the youth must submit, along with the
18application, an affirmation by his or her court appointed
19attorney or an employee of the Department of Children and
20Family Services on a form provided by the Secretary of State,
21that the person is a youth for whom the Department of Children
22and Family Services is legally responsible for or a foster
24    The fee for any duplicate identification card shall be
25waived for any person who presents the Secretary of State's
26Office with a police report showing that his or her



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1identification card was stolen.
2    The fee for any duplicate identification card shall be
3waived for any person age 60 or older whose identification card
4has been lost or stolen.
5    As used in this Section, "active-duty member of the United
6States Armed Forces" means a member of the Armed Services or
7Reserve Forces of the United States or a member of the Illinois
8National Guard who is called to active duty pursuant to an
9executive order of the President of the United States, an act
10of the Congress of the United States, or an order of the
12(Source: P.A. 96-183, eff. 7-1-10; 96-1231, eff. 7-23-10;
1397-333, eff. 8-12-11; 97-1064, eff. 1-1-13.)
14    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect one year
15after becoming law.