Bill Status of HB3961 9th General Assembly
Short Description: TASER USE BY LAW ENFORCEMENT
Rep. Monique D. Davis - Thaddeus Jones - Greg Harris - Mary E. Flowers - Constance A. Howard, Rita Mayfield, La Shawn K. Ford, Kenneth Dunkin, Esther Golar and William Cunningham
| 3/7/2012||House||Third Reading - Standard Debate - Lost 041-076-000|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Law Enforcement Officer Stun Gun and Taser Use Reporting Act. Provides that beginning January 1, 2013 until December 31, 2017, subsequent to the use of a stun gun or taser by a State or local law enforcement officer to subdue a subject, the officer shall record certain information concerning the tased person. Provides that every law enforcement agency shall, by March 1 with regard to data collected during July through December of the previous calendar year and by August 1 with regard to data collected during January through June of the current calendar year, compile the data on the standardized law enforcement data compilation form provided by the University of Illinois and transmit the data to the University. Provides that the University of Illinois shall analyze the data provided by law enforcement agencies required by the Act and submit a report of the previous year's findings to the Governor, the General Assembly, and each law enforcement agency no later than July 1 of each year. Repeals the Act on July 1, 2018.
House Floor Amendment No. 2
Provides that the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (rather than the University of Illinois) shall: (1) provide the standardized law enforcement data compilation form on its website; (2) receive the data concerning stun gun and taser use by law enforcement agencies; and (3) analyze the data and submit a report of the previous year's findings to the Governor, the General Assembly, and each law enforcement agency.