(720 ILCS 5/33-5)
Preservation of evidence.
(a) It is unlawful for a
law enforcement agency
or an agent acting on behalf of the law enforcement agency to intentionally fail to comply with the provisions of subsection (a)
Section 116-4 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963.
(b) Sentence. A person who violates this Section is guilty of a Class 4
(c) For purposes of this Section, "law enforcement agency" has the meaning
ascribed to it in subsection (e) of Section 116-4 of the Code of Criminal
Procedure of 1963.
(Source: P.A. 91-871, eff. 1-1-01; 92-459, eff. 8-22-01.)