|Public Act 101-0239|
|HB1583 Enrolled||LRB101 06265 SLF 51291 b|
AN ACT concerning criminal law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 is
amended by changing Section 107-9 as follows:
(725 ILCS 5/107-9)
(from Ch. 38, par. 107-9)
Issuance of arrest warrant upon complaint.
(a) When a complaint is presented to a court charging that
has been committed it shall examine upon oath or
complainant or any witnesses.
(b) The complaint shall be in writing and shall:
(1) State the name of the accused if known, and if not
known the accused
may be designated by any name or
description by which he can be identified
(2) State the offense with which the accused is
(3) State the time and place of the offense as
definitely as can be done
by the complainant; and
(4) Be subscribed and sworn to by the complainant.
(b-5) If an arrest warrant is sought and the request is
made by electronic means that has a simultaneous video and
audio transmission between the requester and a judge, the judge