GARRETT AND GILES.
CRIM CD-TAKING IDENTITY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of taking
the identity of another person. Provides that it is a Class 4 felony
to take the name, birth date, or social security number of another
person, without that other person's consent and with the intent to
obtain or use the other person's identity for an unlawful purpose or
to cause economic loss to another person.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
720 ILCS 5/17-23 new
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 5/Art. 16G heading new
720 ILCS 5/16G-1 new
720 ILCS 5/16G-5 new
720 ILCS 5/16G-10 new
720 ILCS 5/16G-15 new
720 ILCS 5/16G-20 new
720 ILCS 5/16G-25 new
Deletes the title and everything after the enacting clause.
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of financial
identity theft. Provides that it is unlawful to knowingly use
personal identifying information or a personal identification document
of another person to obtain credit, money, goods, services, or other
property in the name of the other person, without the written
authorization of the other person and knowingly representing that he
or she is the other person or is acting with the authorization of the
other person. Creates the offense of aggravated financial identity
theft defined as committing the offense of financial identity theft
against a person at least 60 years of age or against a disabled
person. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Changes the elements of the offense of financial identity theft
to knowingly using personal identifying information or personal
identification documents of another person to fraudulently obtain
credit, money, goods, services, or other property in the name of the
other person. Deletes provision that requires that the obtaining of
the property must be without the written authorization of the other
person and that the offender must represent that he or she is the
person or is acting with the authorization of the other person.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
END OF INQUIRY
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