State of Illinois
2019 and 2020


Introduced , by Rep. Justin Slaughter


50 ILCS 706/10-15
50 ILCS 706/10-25

    Amends the Law Enforcement Officer-Worn Body Camera Act. Provides that all law enforcement agencies must use officer-worn body cameras subject to the Act. Provides that each law enforcement agency must provide an annual report on the use of officer-worn body cameras to the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board.

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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 Law Enforcement Officer-Worn Body Camera Act
5is amended by changing Sections 10-15 and 10-25 as follows:
6    (50 ILCS 706/10-15)
7    Sec. 10-15. Applicability. All Any law enforcement
8agencies must use agency which employs the use of officer-worn
9body cameras is subject to the provisions of this Act, whether
10or not the agency receives or has received monies from the Law
11Enforcement Camera Grant Fund.
12(Source: P.A. 99-352, eff. 1-1-16.)
13    (50 ILCS 706/10-25)
14    Sec. 10-25. Reporting.
15    (a) Each law enforcement agency which employs the use of
16officer-worn body cameras must provide an annual report on the
17use of officer-worn body cameras to the Board, on or before May
181 of the year. The report shall include:
19        (1) a brief overview of the makeup of the agency,
20    including the number of officers utilizing officer-worn
21    body cameras;
22        (2) the number of officer-worn body cameras utilized by



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1    the law enforcement agency;
2        (3) any technical issues with the equipment and how
3    those issues were remedied;
4        (4) a brief description of the review process used by
5    supervisors within the law enforcement agency;
6        (5) for each recording used in prosecutions of
7    conservation, criminal, or traffic offenses or municipal
8    ordinance violations:
9            (A) the time, date, location, and precinct of the
10        incident;
11            (B) the offense charged and the date charges were
12        filed; and
13        (6) any other information relevant to the
14    administration of the program.
15    (b) On or before July 30 of each year, the Board must
16analyze the law enforcement agency reports and provide an
17annual report to the General Assembly and the Governor.
18(Source: P.A. 99-352, eff. 1-1-16.)