101ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2019 and 2020
Introduced 10/17/2019, by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
730 ILCS 5/3-2.5-80
730 ILCS 5/3-3-9
from Ch. 38, par. 1003-3-9
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a person who, in
good faith, seeks or obtains emergency medical assistance for someone
experiencing an overdose shall not be deemed to violate his or her
conditions of aftercare release (for a juvenile) or conditions of parole or
mandatory supervised release.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning criminal law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Unified Code of Corrections is amended by
changing Sections 3-2.5-80 and 3-3-9 as follows:
(730 ILCS 5/3-2.5-80)
Supervision on aftercare release.
(a) The Department shall retain custody of all youth placed
on aftercare release or released under Section 3-2.5-85 or
3-3-10 of this Code. The Department shall supervise those youth
during their aftercare release period in accordance with the
conditions set by the Department or Prisoner Review Board.
(b) A copy of youth's conditions of aftercare release shall
be signed by the youth and given to the youth and to his or her
aftercare specialist who shall report on the youth's progress
under the rules of the Department. Aftercare specialists and
supervisors shall have the full power of peace officers in the
retaking of any releasee who has allegedly violated his or her
aftercare release conditions. The aftercare specialist may
request the Department of Juvenile Justice to issue a warrant
for the arrest of any releasee who has allegedly violated his
or her aftercare release conditions.
(b-5) A youth who, in good faith, seeks or obtains