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Public Act 100-0098


Public Act 0098 100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY



Public Act 100-0098
SB1647 EnrolledLRB100 09486 HEP 19649 b

    AN ACT concerning courts.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Judicial Privacy Act is amended by changing
Section 1-10 as follows:
    (705 ILCS 90/1-10)
    Sec. 1-10. Definitions. As used in this Act:
    "Government agency" includes all agencies, authorities,
boards, commissions, departments, institutions, offices, and
any other bodies politic and corporate of the State created by
the constitution or statute, whether in the executive,
judicial, or legislative branch; all units and corporate
outgrowths created by executive order of the Governor or any
constitutional officer, by the Supreme Court, or by resolution
of the General Assembly; or agencies, authorities, boards,
commissions, departments, institutions, offices, and any other
bodies politic and corporate of a unit of local government, or
school district.
    "Home address" includes a judicial officer's permanent
residence and any secondary residences affirmatively
identified by the judicial officer, but does not include a
judicial officer's work address.
    "Immediate family" includes a judicial officer's spouse,
child, parent, or any blood relative of the judicial officer or
the judicial officer's spouse who lives in the same residence.
    "Judicial officer" includes actively employed and former
or deceased:
        (1) Justices of the United States Supreme Court and the
    Illinois Supreme Court;
        (2) Judges of the United States Court of Appeals;
        (3) Judges and magistrate judges of the United States
    District Court;
        (4) Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court;
        (5) Judges of the Illinois Appellate Court; and
        (6) Judges and associate judges of the Illinois Circuit
    "Personal information" means a home address, home
telephone number, mobile telephone number, pager number,
personal email address, social security number, federal tax
identification number, checking and savings account numbers,
credit card numbers, marital status, and identity of children
under the age of 18.
    "Publicly available content" means any written, printed,
or electronic document or record that provides information or
that serves as a document or record maintained, controlled, or
in the possession of a government agency that may be obtained
by any person or entity, from the Internet, from the government
agency upon request either free of charge or for a fee, or in
response to a request under the Freedom of Information Act.
    "Publicly post" or "publicly display" means to communicate
to another or otherwise make available to the general public.
    "Written request" means written notice signed by a judicial
officer or a representative of the judicial officer's employer
requesting a government agency, person, business, or
association to refrain from posting or displaying publicly
available content that includes the judicial officer's
personal information.
(Source: P.A. 97-847, eff. 9-22-12.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 8/11/2017