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 Bill Status of HB3137  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  COUNTIES CODE-INVESTIGATIONS

House Sponsors
Rep. Suzanne Ness

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
55 ILCS 5/3-6015.5 new
55 ILCS 5/5-1186 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that a sheriff's department or a department of a county authorized by the county board or board of county commissioners is allowed to conduct independent investigations of abuse, neglect, or infectious disease within the county, even if another law enforcement agency or State agency is investigating, or already has investigated, the same abuse, neglect, or infectious disease. Provides that a county's investigative jurisdiction and authority is concurrent with any other entity investigating such abuse, neglect, or infectious disease, except that investigations of a sheriff's department or county department that are running concurrently with a law enforcement agency or State agency investigation is subordinate to the law enforcement agency or State agency with primary jurisdiction over the abuse, neglect, or infectious disease. Provides for sharing of information and documents between law enforcement agencies, State agencies and county investigators. Defines terms.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/18/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Suzanne Ness
  2/19/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/19/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Adoption & Child Welfare Committee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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