90th General Assembly
Summary of HB0022
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Short description: 
RAPE-PRISON-EMPLOYE-INMATE SEX                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Unified Code of Corrections.  Requires the  Department      
   of  Corrections  to  initiate an inmate orientation program to provide      
   information on  sexual  assault  and  its  prevention.   Requires  the      
   Department   to  collect  statistics  on  incidents  involving  sexual      
   aggression and violence.   Directs  the  Department  to  establish  an      
   employee  training  program  for  identifying  and  preventing  sexual      
   assault.  Contains other provisions.  Amends the Illinois Pension Code      
   and the Unified Code of Corrections.  Prohibits sexual contact between      
   an employee of the Department of Corrections and a prisoner.  Provides      
   that  an  employee  of  the  Department  of Corrections who engages in      
   sexual contact with a prisoner shall be  immediately  discharged  from      
   employment  and  shall  forfeit  all  benefits accrued from his or her      
   employment with the Department, including pension benefits.                 
          PENSION NOTE                                                         
          Fiscal impact would be negligible.                                   
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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