ZICKUS-CAPPARELLI-JOHNSON,TOM-FRANKS-MCAULIFFE, FOWLER AND GASH.
SOLIC FOR CHARITY-PUB SFTY ORG
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Solicitation for Charity Act. Requires public safety
personnel organizations and their fundraisers to keep specified
records. Prohibits a public safety personnel organization from making
specified representations or using specified words in its name unless
it meets certain requirements. Imposes civil and criminal penalties
for violations. Amends provisions of the Criminal Code of 1961
relating to false personation and solicitation. Makes various changes
in the categories of persons and organizations to which the provisions
apply. Prohibits solicitation of financial contributions under
specified circumstances. Provides that violation is a Class 4 felony.
Makes other changes. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that nothing in the Act shall prohibit a Public Safety
Personnel Organization from stating the actual number of members it
has in any geographical area. Deletes a provision prohibiting a
person from using "Cook County Sheriff" or "Cook County Sheriff's
Police" in the title of an organization when conducting certain
activities without including the lawful complete name of the
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0301
Last action date: 99-07-29
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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