92nd General Assembly
Summary of HB0148
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Short description: 
POLICE TRAINING-CRIM BACKGROUN                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends  the  Department  of  State  Police  Law  of   the   Civil      
   Administrative Code of Illinois, the Illinois Police Training Act, the      
   Counties  Code,  and  the  Illinois  Municipal Code.  Provides that an      
   applicant for a position on a police force of the State or a  unit  of      
   local government must undergo a criminal background check.                  
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
          Deletes reference to:                                                
          20 ILCS 2605/2605-336 new                                            
          55 ILCS 5/3-7008.5 new                                               
          55 ILCS 5/3-8007.5 new                                               
          65 ILCS 5/10-1-7.5 new                                               
          65 ILCS 5/10-2.1-6.5 new                                             
          Adds reference to:                                                   
          50 ILCS 705/8.2 new                                                  
          30 ILCS 805/8.25 new                                                 
        Deletes everything.  Amends the  Illinois  Police  Training  Act.      
   Requires  probationary  part-time  police officers to be enrolled in a      
   training course within 6 months after active employment by any  police      
   department.  Provides that a probationary part-time police officer may      
   not  practice  as  a  part-time police officer during a waiver period.      
   Deletes a provision that  the  period  to  comply  with  the  training      
   requirements  may not be extended by more than 90 days.  Provides that      
   the training may be provided by Mobile Team In-Service Training  Units      
   or  by    another  program  or  facility  (now, the training shall be       
   provided  by  Mobile  Team  In-Service  Training   Units).    Requires      
   applicants  for  a position as a peace officer to authorize a criminal      
   background check.  Provides that a law enforcement agency may not           
   knowingly employ a person unless a criminal background investigation        
   of that person has been completed and that investigation reveals no         
   convictions of certain offenses. Amends the State Mandates Act to           
   require implementation without reimbursement. Effective immediately.        
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
          Adds reference to:                                                   
          65 ILCS 5/10-2.1-6                                                   
        Amends the Illinois Municipal Code concerning the police officers      
   in certain municipalities. Provides that the age limitation for police      
   applicants does not apply to applicants who have served as a deputy         
   sheriff and who otherwise meet the necessary training requirements.         
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0533

   Last action date: MAR-14-2002

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   1


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