Bill Status of SB4205  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD-STOLEN VEHICLE HOTLINES

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Michael E. Hastings - Bill Cunningham - Christopher Belt - Julie A. Morrison - Sara Feigenholtz, Scott M. Bennett, Rachelle Crowe and Antonio Muņoz

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/5/2022SenateReferred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/4-110 new
625 ILCS 5/4-111 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that in a county having a population of 3,000,000 or more, the county sheriff shall establish with other law enforcement agencies a vehicle theft hotline to facilitate the location of stolen vehicles via their installed existing global positioning systems, collaborate with vehicle manufacturers and dealers to provide information and assistance to law enforcement officers in the investigation of vehicle theft, and ensure that consumers are provided with information concerning the hotline and any new or used vehicle manufactured with a global positioning system by publishing the information in a conspicuous location on the county sheriff's website. Provides that the manufacturer of any vehicle sold in this State shall establish a hotline available to State, county, and local law enforcement agencies exclusively for the purposes of law enforcement information sharing and the electronic tracking of vehicles stolen in vehicular hijacking incidents or that have been used in the commission of kidnapping, aggravated battery with a firearm, attempted homicide, or homicide. Provides that the manufacturer's hotline shall relay vehicle location information, including real-time vehicle location information whenever possible, to the 9-1-1 call center or designated dispatch center for the responding agency, to the best of the manufacturer's technical capability. Requires State, county, and local law enforcement agencies to use their respective 9-1-1 system call centers or designated dispatch centers for the purpose of verification of law enforcement officers' identities and bona fide incident report numbers related to incidents. Requires manufacturers to prepare written statements detailing tracking and disabling system capabilities and make them available to State, county, and local law enforcement agencies upon request. Requires that, if a vehicle is not subscribed to the manufacturer's tracking service, the manufacturer of any vehicle sold in this State shall waive all fees associated with initiating, renewing, reestablishing, or maintaining the location, disabling, or alert service with which the vehicle is equipped during a law enforcement response or investigation of specified offenses.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  4/5/2022SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  4/5/2022SenateFirst Reading
  4/5/2022SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/5/2022SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
  4/5/2022SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
  4/6/2022SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
  4/7/2022SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
  4/7/2022SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
  4/7/2022SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
  4/7/2022SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muņoz