(50 ILCS 725/7.5)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on December 31, 2018)
    Sec. 7.5. Commission on Police Professionalism.
    (a) Recognizing the need to review performance standards governing the professionalism of law enforcement agencies and officers in the 21st century, the General Assembly hereby creates the Commission on Police Professionalism.
    (b) The Commission on Police Professionalism shall be composed of the following members:
        (1) one member of the Senate appointed by the
    
President of the Senate;
        (2) one member of the Senate appointed by the Senate
    
Minority Leader;
        (3) one member of the House of Representatives
    
appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives;
        (4) one member of the House of Representatives
    
appointed by the House Minority Leader;
        (5) one active duty law enforcement officer who is a
    
member of a certified collective bargaining unit appointed by the Governor;
        (6) one active duty law enforcement officer who is a
    
member of a certified collective bargaining unit appointed by the President of the Senate;
        (7) one active duty law enforcement officer who is a
    
member of a certified collective bargaining unit appointed by the Senate Minority Leader;
        (8) one active duty law enforcement officer who is a
    
member of a certified collective bargaining unit appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives;
        (9) one active duty law enforcement officer who is a
    
member of a certified collective bargaining unit appointed by the House Minority Leader;
        (10) the Director of State Police, or his or her
    
designee;
        (10.5) the Superintendent of the Chicago Police
    
Department, or his or her designee;
        (11) the Executive Director of the Law Enforcement
    
Training Standards Board, or his or her designee;
        (12) the Director of a statewide organization
    
representing Illinois sheriffs;
        (13) the Director of a statewide organization
    
representing Illinois chiefs of police;
        (14) the Director of a statewide fraternal
    
organization representing sworn law enforcement officers in this State;
        (15) the Director of a benevolent association
    
representing sworn police officers in this State;
        (16) the Director of a fraternal organization
    
representing sworn law enforcement officers within the City of Chicago; and
        (17) the Director of a fraternal organization
    
exclusively representing sworn Illinois State Police officers.
    (c) The President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives shall each appoint a joint chairperson to the Commission. The Law Enforcement Training Standards Board shall provide administrative support to the Commission.
    (d) The Commission shall meet regularly to review the current training and certification process for law enforcement officers, review the duties of the various types of law enforcement officers, including auxiliary officers, review the standards for the issuance of badges, shields, and other police and agency identification, review officer-involved shooting investigation policies, review policies and practices concerning the use of force and misconduct by law enforcement officers, and examine whether law enforcement officers should be licensed. For the purposes of this subsection (d), "badge" means an officer's department issued identification number associated with his or her position as a police officer with that Department.
    (e) The Commission shall submit a report of its findings and legislative recommendations to the General Assembly and Governor on or before September 30, 2018.
    (f) This Section is repealed on December 31, 2018.
(Source: P.A. 100-319, eff. 8-24-17.)