(20 ILCS 2605/2605-330)
(was 20 ILCS 2605/55a in part)
Firefighter applicant criminal history records checks.
the request of the chief of a fire department or the board of trustees of a fire protection district, the Department shall
conduct fingerprint-based criminal history records checks of both State and Federal Bureau of Investigation criminal history record databases concerning prospective firefighters and
report to the requesting chief or the board of trustees of a fire protection district any conviction information about those persons. The Department may charge the requesting chief or board of trustees a fee for conducting the criminal history records check. The fee shall be deposited into the State Police Services Fund and shall not exceed the cost of the inquiry. The Department may prescribe the form and manner
for requesting and furnishing conviction information under this Section.
(Source: P.A. 92-16, eff. 6-28-01; 93-952, eff. 1-1-05.)