|Public Act 095-0509
||LRB095 11008 RAS 31318 b
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The School Code is amended by adding Section
27-13.3 as follows:
(105 ILCS 5/27-13.3 new)
Internet safety education curriculum.
(a) The purpose of this Section is to inform and protect
students from inappropriate or illegal communications and
solicitation and to encourage school districts to provide
education about Internet threats and risks, including without
limitation child predators, fraud, and other dangers.
(b) The General Assembly finds and declares the following:
(1) it is the policy of this State to protect consumers
and Illinois residents from deceptive and unsafe
communications that result in harassment, exploitation, or
(2) children have easy access to the Internet at home,
school, and public places;
(3) the Internet is used by sexual predators and other
criminals to make initial contact with children and other
vulnerable residents in Illinois; and
(4) education is an effective method for preventing