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725 ILCS 5/103-3

    (725 ILCS 5/103-3) (from Ch. 38, par. 103-3)
    (Text of Section before amendment by P.A. 101-652)
    Sec. 103-3. Right to communicate with attorney and family; transfers.
    (a) Persons who are arrested shall have the right to communicate with an attorney of their choice and a member of their family by making a reasonable number of telephone calls or in any other reasonable manner. Such communication shall be permitted within a reasonable time after arrival at the first place of custody.
    (b) In the event the accused is transferred to a new place of custody his right to communicate with an attorney and a member of his family is renewed.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 2836.)
 
    (Text of Section after amendment by P.A. 101-652)
    Sec. 103-3. Right to communicate with attorney and family; transfers.
    (a) (Blank).
    (a-5) Persons who are in police custody have the right to communicate free of charge with an attorney of their choice and members of their family as soon as possible upon being taken into police custody, but no later than three hours after arrival at the first place of custody. Persons in police custody must be given:
        (1) access to use a telephone via a land line or
    
cellular phone to make three phone calls; and
        (2) the ability to retrieve phone numbers contained
    
in his or her contact list on his or her cellular phone prior to the phone being placed into inventory.
    (a-10) In accordance with Section 103-7, at every facility where a person is in police custody a sign containing, at minimum, the following information in bold block type must be posted in a conspicuous place:
        (1) a short statement notifying persons who are in
    
police custody of their right to have access to a phone within three hours after being taken into police custody; and
        (2) persons who are in police custody have the
    
right to make three phone calls within three hours after being taken into custody, at no charge.
    (a-15) In addition to the information listed in subsection (a-10), if the place of custody is located in a jurisdiction where the court has appointed the public defender or other attorney to represent persons who are in police custody, the telephone number to the public defender or appointed attorney's office must also be displayed. The telephone call to the public defender or other attorney must not be monitored, eavesdropped upon, or recorded.
    (b) (Blank).
    (c) In the event a person who is in police custody is transferred to a new place of custody, his or her right to make telephone calls under this Section within three hours after arrival is renewed.
    (d) In this Section "custody" means the restriction of a person's freedom of movement by a law enforcement officer's exercise of his or her lawful authority.
    (e) The three hours requirement shall not apply while the person in police custody is asleep, unconscious, or otherwise incapacitated.
    (f) Nothing in this Section shall interfere with a person's rights or override procedures required in the Bill of Rights of the Illinois and US Constitutions, including but not limited to Fourth Amendment search and seizure rights, Fifth Amendment due process rights and rights to be free from self-incrimination and Sixth Amendment right to counsel.
(Source: P.A. 101-652, eff. 7-1-21.)