KENNER, JONES,LOU, SHARP, TURNER,ART, DELGADO, MURPHY, GASH,
JONES,SHIRLEY, PUGH, MCKEON, LOPEZ, SCOTT, YOUNGE, FLOWERS,
HAMOS, MORROW, STROGER, HOFFMAN, FRITCHEY, GIGLIO,
SCHOENBERG, HANNIG, FOWLER, BOLAND, SLONE, CROTTY, SAVIANO,
CAPPARELLI, BUGIELSKI, WOOLARD, REITZ, OSTERMAN,
GARRETT, DAVIS,STEVE AND LANG.
LAW ENFORCEMENT STATISTICS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Attorney General Act and the Department of State
Police Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides
that the Department of State Police shall compile statistics
concerning criminal and traffic law enforcement, including those
relating to the frequency of traffic stops and the age, race,
ethnicity, and sex of the person stopped, the alleged violations that
led to the stop, whether the vehicle or persons in the vehicle were
searched, and whether an arrest resulted from the stop. Provides that
the Attorney General shall investigate any complaints in the disparity
in enforcing criminal laws and traffic laws of this State based upon
race, ethnicity, age, or sex and shall publish an annual report of his
or her investigations. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Ill. State Police)
If HB 3911 became law, the State Police would require $10.0 to
$14.0 million for start-up and development costs, and annual
operating costs of $6.0 to $10.0 million to administer the
program relating to the extensive data collection, correlation,
analysis and dissemination requirements.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
15 ILCS 205/4.5 new
20 ILCS 2605/2605-395 new
Adds reference to:
625 ILCS 5/11-212 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides
for a 4-year traffic stop statistical study requiring State law en-
forcement officers to record on the face of a uniform traffic cita-
tion or warning citation the race of the motorist and whether there
was a search of the vehicle, vehicle driver, or passenger resulting in
no further legal action. Requires the Secretary of State for 3 years
to compile and study traffic stop data to determine whether there is
a pattern of discrimination throughout the State in the enforcement
of the Illinois Vehicle Code and make a report of those findings to
the legislative leaders and the Governor. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
There would be no corrections population or fiscal impact.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Ill. State Police)
If HB 3911 were to become law, the Ill. State Police would re-
quire approximately $160,000 to meet the information gathering
and reporting requirements contained in the bill with H-am 1.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes provision requiring each clerk of the circuit court to
compile traffic stop data. Provides that the Director of State Police
shall compile data obtained from the traffic citation as to the race
of the motorist and searches of vehicles, vehicle drivers, and
passengers that resulted in no further legal action.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 2 (Ill. State Police)
The Ill. State Police would require approximately $350,000 to
meet the information gathering and reporting requirements con-
tained in the bill with H-am 2.
CORRECTIONS NOTE, H-AM 2 (Dept. of Corrections)
Same as previous fiscal note for DOC.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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