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Full Text of HB4112  99th General Assembly




HB4112 EnrolledLRB099 09363 AWJ 29568 b

1    AN ACT concerning local government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Police Training Act is amended by
5adding Section 10.17 as follows:
6    (50 ILCS 705/10.17 new)
7    Sec. 10.17. Crisis intervention team training. The
8Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board shall
9develop and approve a standard curriculum for a certified
10training program in crisis intervention addressing specialized
11policing responses to people with mental illnesses. The Board
12shall conduct Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training programs
13that train officers to identify signs and symptoms of mental
14illness, to de-escalate situations involving individuals who
15appear to have a mental illness, and connect that person in
16crisis to treatment. Officers who have successfully completed
17this program shall be issued a certificate attesting to their
18attendance of a Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training