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Full Text of HB3485  102nd General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning domestic violence.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 is
5amended by changing Section 301 and adding Section 219.5 as
7    (750 ILCS 60/219.5 new)
8    Sec. 219.5. Hope Cards.
9    (a) The Supreme Court may implement a program to issue a
10Hope Card to the petitioner of a plenary order of protection
11for the petitioner to distribute to any individual who may
12need to be aware of the order. The Supreme Court may work with
13other governmental agencies, including the Attorney General,
14the Secretary of State, and circuit court clerks, to implement
15the program.
16    (b) A Hope Card shall:
17        (1) be laminated and wallet-sized; and
18        (2) contain identifying information about the
19    respondent of a plenary order of protection, including a
20    photograph, the active dates of the order, the case
21    number, and any other pertinent information contained in
22    the order.
23    A Hope Card shall have the same effect as the underlying



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1plenary order of protection.
2    (c) The program may provide for the issuance of a
3temporary Hope Card at the time of the entry of the plenary
4order of protection.
5    (d) The first 3 Hope Cards per protected party issued to a
6petitioner shall be free. The Supreme Court may establish a
7fee for any additional Hope Card, not to exceed $5 per Hope
9    (750 ILCS 60/301)  (from Ch. 40, par. 2313-1)
10    Sec. 301. Arrest without warrant.
11    (a) Any law enforcement officer may make an arrest without
12warrant if the officer has probable cause to believe that the
13person has committed or is committing any crime, including but
14not limited to violation of an order of protection, under
15Section 12-3.4 or 12-30 of the Criminal Code of 1961 or the
16Criminal Code of 2012, even if the crime was not committed in
17the presence of the officer.
18    (b) The law enforcement officer may verify the existence
19of an order of protection by telephone or radio communication
20with his or her law enforcement agency or by referring to the
21copy of the order, or order of protection described on a Hope
22Card under Section 219.5, provided by the petitioner or
24    (c) Any law enforcement officer may make an arrest without
25warrant if the officer has reasonable grounds to believe a



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1defendant at liberty under the provisions of subdivision
2(d)(1) or (d)(2) of Section 110-10 of the Code of Criminal
3Procedure of 1963 has violated a condition of his or her bail
4bond or recognizance.
5(Source: P.A. 96-1551, eff. 7-1-11; 97-1150, eff. 1-25-13.)