Bill Status of SB2903 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: PRISONER ID-RELEASE
Sen. Michael E. Hastings
| 5/21/2021||Senate||Referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Identification Card Act. Provides that the Secretary of State shall issue a standard Illinois Identification Card to a committed person upon release from the county jail or County Department of Corrections, if the released person presents a certified copy of his or her birth certificate, social security card or other documents authorized by the Secretary, and 2 documents proving his or her Illinois residence address. Provides that the Secretary shall not charge a fee for the card. Amends the County Jail Act. Provides that upon the release of a prisoner or detainee from the County Department of Corrections or county jail, the County Department or sheriff may provide the person who has met the criteria established by the Department or sheriff with an identification card identifying the person as being released from the County Department of Corrections or county jail. Provides that the County Department or sheriff may require the prisoner or detainee to pay a $1 fee for the identification card.