Bill Status of HB6135  99th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Litesa E. Wallace - Jehan Gordon-Booth - Sonya M. Harper - Carol Ammons - Kenneth Dunkin

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
50 ILCS 705/7.7 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Law Enforcement Sexual Assault Investigation Act. Provides that allegations of sexual assault of an officer while performing his or her duties shall immediately be reported to the police officer's supervisory or command personnel and an independent law enforcement agency. Provides that the independent law enforcement agency shall conduct a formal investigation of the allegations and provide written findings and recommendations to the State's Attorney and police officer's supervisory or command personnel which may be the basis for filing charges seeking the police officer's removal, discharge, or suspension. Limits home rule powers. Amends the Illinois Police Training Act. Provides that the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board shall adopt written protocols and guidelines for the investigation of law enforcement officers accused of sexual assault.

DateChamber Action
  2/11/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
  2/11/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/23/2016HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  4/6/2016HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 011-001-000
  4/7/2016HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2016HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2016HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/22/2016HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/9/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  1/9/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  1/9/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  1/9/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die