Bill Text: IL HB4531 | 2011-2012 | 97th General Assembly | Introduced

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Bill Title: Amends the Illinois Identification Card Act. Removes provisions authorizing the Secretary of State to provide by rule for the issuance of an identification card without photograph if the applicant has a bona fide religious objection to being photographed or to the display of his or her photograph. Substitutes the term "person with a disability" for the term "disabled person". Redefines the terms "developmental disability", "visual disability", "physical disability", and "mental disability". Provides that blindness is a Class 1A disability. Changes the name of the Illinois Disabled Person Identification Card to the Illinois Person with a Disability Identification Card. Makes conforming changes in the Election Code, Property Tax Code, Mobile Home Local Services Tax Act, Illinois Public Aid Code, Senior Citizens and Disabled Persons Property Tax Relief and Pharmaceutical Assistance Act, Fish and Aquatic Life Code, Wildlife Code, Illinois Vehicle Code, Jury Act, and Jury Commission Act. Effective January 1, 2013.

Status: (Passed) 2012-08-24 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 97-1064 [HB4531 Detail]

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97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2011 and 2012
HB4531

Introduced , by Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
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Amends the Illinois Identification Card Act. Removes provisions authorizing the Secretary of State to provide by rule for the issuance of an identification card without photograph if the applicant has a bona fide religious objection to being photographed or to the display of his or her photograph. Substitutes the term "person with a disability" for the term "disabled person". Redefines the terms "developmental disability", "visual disability", "physical disability", and "mental disability". Provides that blindness is a Class 1A disability. Changes the name of the Illinois Disabled Person Identification Card to the Illinois Person with a Disability Identification Card. Makes conforming changes in the Election Code, Property Tax Code, Mobile Home Local Services Tax Act, Illinois Public Aid Code, Senior Citizens and Disabled Persons Property Tax Relief and Pharmaceutical Assistance Act, Fish and Aquatic Life Code, Wildlife Code, Illinois Vehicle Code, Jury Act, and Jury Commission Act. Effective January 1, 2013.
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A BILL FOR

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1 AN ACT concerning State government.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Election Code is amended by changing
5Sections 17-14 and 19-12.1 as follows:
6 (10 ILCS 5/17-14) (from Ch. 46, par. 17-14)
7 Sec. 17-14. Any voter who declares upon oath, properly
8witnessed and with his or her signature or mark affixed, that
9he or she requires assistance to vote by reason of blindness,
10physical disability or inability to read, write or speak the
11English language shall, upon request, be assisted in marking
12his or her ballot, by 2 judges of election of different
13political parties, to be selected by all judges of election of
14each precinct at the opening of the polls or by a person of the
15voter's choice, other than the voter's employer or agent of
16that employer or officer or agent of the voter's union. A voter
17who presents an Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
18Identification Card, issued to that person under the provisions
19of the Illinois Identification Card Act, indicating that such
20voter has a Class 1A or Class 2 disability under the provisions
21of Section 4A of the Illinois Identification Card Act, or a
22voter who declares upon oath, properly witnessed, that by
23reason of any physical disability he is unable to mark his

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1ballot shall, upon request, be assisted in marking his ballot
2by 2 of the election officers of different parties as provided
3above in this Section or by a person of the voter's choice
4other than the voter's employer or agent of that employer or
5officer or agent of the voter's union. Such voter shall state
6specifically the reason why he cannot vote without assistance
7and, in the case of a physically disabled voter, what his
8physical disability is. Prior to entering the voting booth, the
9person providing the assistance, if other than 2 judges of
10election, shall be presented with written instructions on how
11assistance shall be provided. This instruction shall be
12prescribed by the State Board of Elections and shall include
13the penalties for attempting to influence the voter's choice of
14candidates, party, or votes in relation to any question on the
15ballot and for not marking the ballot as directed by the voter.
16Additionally, the person providing the assistance shall sign an
17oath, swearing not to influence the voter's choice of
18candidates, party, or votes in relation to any question on the
19ballot and to cast the ballot as directed by the voter. The
20oath shall be prescribed by the State Board of Elections and
21shall include the penalty for violating this Section. In the
22voting booth, such person shall mark the ballot as directed by
23the voter, and shall thereafter give no information regarding
24the same. The judges of election shall enter upon the poll
25lists or official poll record after the name of any elector who
26received such assistance in marking his ballot a memorandum of

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1the fact and if the disability is permanent. Intoxication shall
2not be regarded as a physical disability, and no intoxicated
3person shall be entitled to assistance in marking his ballot.
4 No person shall secure or attempt to secure assistance in
5voting who is not blind, physically disabled or illiterate as
6herein provided, nor shall any person knowingly assist a voter
7in voting contrary to the provisions of this Section.
8(Source: P.A. 94-25, eff. 1-1-06.)
9 (10 ILCS 5/19-12.1) (from Ch. 46, par. 19-12.1)
10 Sec. 19-12.1. Any qualified elector who has secured an
11Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card
12in accordance with the The Illinois Identification Card Act,
13indicating that the person named thereon has a Class 1A or
14Class 2 disability or any qualified voter who has a permanent
15physical incapacity of such a nature as to make it improbable
16that he will be able to be present at the polls at any future
17election, or any voter who is a resident of (i) a federally
18operated veterans' home, hospital, or facility located in
19Illinois or (ii) a facility licensed or certified pursuant to
20the Nursing Home Care Act, the Specialized Mental Health
21Rehabilitation Act, or the ID/DD Community Care Act and has a
22condition or disability of such a nature as to make it
23improbable that he will be able to be present at the polls at
24any future election, may secure a disabled voter's or nursing
25home resident's identification card, which will enable him to

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1vote under this Article as a physically incapacitated or
2nursing home voter. For the purposes of this Section,
3"federally operated veterans' home, hospital, or facility"
4means the long-term care facilities at the Jesse Brown VA
5Medical Center, Illiana Health Care System, Edward Hines, Jr.
6VA Hospital, Marion VA Medical Center, and Captain James A.
7Lovell Federal Health Care Center.
8 Application for a disabled voter's or nursing home
9resident's identification card shall be made either: (a) in
10writing, with voter's sworn affidavit, to the county clerk or
11board of election commissioners, as the case may be, and shall
12be accompanied by the affidavit of the attending physician
13specifically describing the nature of the physical incapacity
14or the fact that the voter is a nursing home resident and is
15physically unable to be present at the polls on election days;
16or (b) by presenting, in writing or otherwise, to the county
17clerk or board of election commissioners, as the case may be,
18proof that the applicant has secured an Illinois Disabled
19Person with a Disability Identification Card indicating that
20the person named thereon has a Class 1A or Class 2 disability.
21Upon the receipt of either the sworn-to application and the
22physician's affidavit or proof that the applicant has secured
23an Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
24Card indicating that the person named thereon has a Class 1A or
25Class 2 disability, the county clerk or board of election
26commissioners shall issue a disabled voter's or nursing home

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1resident's identification card. Such identification cards
2shall be issued for a period of 5 years, upon the expiration of
3which time the voter may secure a new card by making
4application in the same manner as is prescribed for the
5issuance of an original card, accompanied by a new affidavit of
6the attending physician. The date of expiration of such
7five-year period shall be made known to any interested person
8by the election authority upon the request of such person.
9Applications for the renewal of the identification cards shall
10be mailed to the voters holding such cards not less than 3
11months prior to the date of expiration of the cards.
12 Each disabled voter's or nursing home resident's
13identification card shall bear an identification number, which
14shall be clearly noted on the voter's original and duplicate
15registration record cards. In the event the holder becomes
16physically capable of resuming normal voting, he must surrender
17his disabled voter's or nursing home resident's identification
18card to the county clerk or board of election commissioners
19before the next election.
20 The holder of a disabled voter's or nursing home resident's
21identification card may make application by mail for an
22official ballot within the time prescribed by Section 19-2.
23Such application shall contain the same information as is
24included in the form of application for ballot by a physically
25incapacitated elector prescribed in Section 19-3 except that it
26shall also include the applicant's disabled voter's

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1identification card number and except that it need not be sworn
2to. If an examination of the records discloses that the
3applicant is lawfully entitled to vote, he shall be mailed a
4ballot as provided in Section 19-4. The ballot envelope shall
5be the same as that prescribed in Section 19-5 for physically
6disabled voters, and the manner of voting and returning the
7ballot shall be the same as that provided in this Article for
8other absentee ballots, except that a statement to be
9subscribed to by the voter but which need not be sworn to shall
10be placed on the ballot envelope in lieu of the affidavit
11prescribed by Section 19-5.
12 Any person who knowingly subscribes to a false statement in
13connection with voting under this Section shall be guilty of a
14Class A misdemeanor.
15 For the purposes of this Section, "nursing home resident"
16includes a resident of (i) a federally operated veterans' home,
17hospital, or facility located in Illinois or (ii) a facility
18licensed under the ID/DD MR/DD Community Care Act or the
19Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act. For the purposes
20of this Section, "federally operated veterans' home, hospital,
21or facility" means the long-term care facilities at the Jesse
22Brown VA Medical Center, Illiana Health Care System, Edward
23Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, Marion VA Medical Center, and Captain
24James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center.
25(Source: P.A. 96-339, eff. 7-1-10; 97-38, eff. 6-28-11; 97-227,
26eff. 1-1-12; 97-275, eff. 1-1-12; revised 9-2-11.)

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1 Section 10. The Illinois Identification Card Act is amended
2by changing Sections 2, 4, 4A, 5, 6A, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 12A, 13,
314, 14C, 15, and 15A as follows:
4 (15 ILCS 335/2) (from Ch. 124, par. 22)
5 Sec. 2. Administration and powers and duties of the
6Administrator.
7 (a) The Secretary of State is the Administrator of this
8Act, and he is charged with the duty of observing,
9administering and enforcing the provisions of this Act.
10 (b) The Secretary is vested with the powers and duties for
11the proper administration of this Act as follows:
12 1. He shall organize the administration of this Act as
13 he may deem necessary and appoint such subordinate
14 officers, clerks and other employees as may be necessary.
15 2. From time to time, he may make, amend or rescind
16 rules and regulations as may be in the public interest to
17 implement the Act.
18 3. He may prescribe or provide suitable forms as
19 necessary, including such forms as are necessary to
20 establish that an applicant for an Illinois Disabled Person
21 with a Disability Identification Card is a "disabled
22 person" as defined in Section 4A of this Act, and establish
23 that an applicant for a State identification card is a
24 "homeless person" as defined in Section 1A of this Act.

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1 4. He may prepare under the seal of the Secretary of
2 State certified copies of any records utilized under this
3 Act and any such certified copy shall be admissible in any
4 proceeding in any court in like manner as the original
5 thereof.
6 5. Records compiled under this Act shall be maintained
7 for 6 years, but the Secretary may destroy such records
8 with the prior approval of the State Records Commission.
9 6. He shall examine and determine the genuineness,
10 regularity and legality of every application filed with him
11 under this Act, and he may in all cases investigate the
12 same, require additional information or proof or
13 documentation from any applicant.
14 7. He shall require the payment of all fees prescribed
15 in this Act, and all such fees received by him shall be
16 placed in the Road Fund of the State treasury except as
17 otherwise provided in Section 12 of this Act.
18(Source: P.A. 96-183, eff. 7-1-10.)
19 (15 ILCS 335/4) (from Ch. 124, par. 24)
20 Sec. 4. Identification Card.
21 (a) The Secretary of State shall issue a standard Illinois
22Identification Card to any natural person who is a resident of
23the State of Illinois who applies for such card, or renewal
24thereof, or who applies for a standard Illinois Identification
25Card upon release as a committed person on parole, mandatory

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1supervised release, final discharge, or pardon from the
2Department of Corrections by submitting an identification card
3issued by the Department of Corrections under Section 3-14-1 of
4the Unified Code of Corrections, together with the prescribed
5fees. No identification card shall be issued to any person who
6holds a valid foreign state identification card, license, or
7permit unless the person first surrenders to the Secretary of
8State the valid foreign state identification card, license, or
9permit. The card shall be prepared and supplied by the
10Secretary of State and shall include a photograph and signature
11or mark of the applicant. However, the Secretary of State may
12provide by rule for the issuance of Illinois Identification
13Cards without photographs if the applicant has a bona fide
14religious objection to being photographed or to the display of
15his or her photograph. The Illinois Identification Card may be
16used for identification purposes in any lawful situation only
17by the person to whom it was issued. As used in this Act,
18"photograph" means any color photograph or digitally produced
19and captured image of an applicant for an identification card.
20As used in this Act, "signature" means the name of a person as
21written by that person and captured in a manner acceptable to
22the Secretary of State.
23 (a-5) If an applicant for an identification card has a
24current driver's license or instruction permit issued by the
25Secretary of State, the Secretary may require the applicant to
26utilize the same residence address and name on the

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1identification card, driver's license, and instruction permit
2records maintained by the Secretary. The Secretary may
3promulgate rules to implement this provision.
4 (b) The Secretary of State shall issue a special Illinois
5Identification Card, which shall be known as an Illinois
6Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card, to any
7natural person who is a resident of the State of Illinois, who
8is a disabled person with a disability as defined in Section 4A
9of this Act, who applies for such card, or renewal thereof. No
10Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card
11shall be issued to any person who holds a valid foreign state
12identification card, license, or permit unless the person first
13surrenders to the Secretary of State the valid foreign state
14identification card, license, or permit. The Secretary of State
15shall charge no fee to issue such card. The card shall be
16prepared and supplied by the Secretary of State, and shall
17include a photograph and signature or mark of the applicant, a
18designation indicating that the card is an Illinois Disabled
19Person with a Disability Identification Card, and shall include
20a comprehensible designation of the type and classification of
21the applicant's disability as set out in Section 4A of this
22Act. However, the Secretary of State may provide by rule for
23the issuance of Illinois Disabled Person Identification Cards
24without photographs if the applicant has a bona fide religious
25objection to being photographed or to the display of his or her
26photograph. If the applicant so requests, the card shall

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1include a description of the applicant's disability and any
2information about the applicant's disability or medical
3history which the Secretary determines would be helpful to the
4applicant in securing emergency medical care. If a mark is used
5in lieu of a signature, such mark shall be affixed to the card
6in the presence of two witnesses who attest to the authenticity
7of the mark. The Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
8Identification Card may be used for identification purposes in
9any lawful situation by the person to whom it was issued.
10 The Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
11Identification Card may be used as adequate documentation of
12disability in lieu of a physician's determination of
13disability, a determination of disability from a physician
14assistant who has been delegated the authority to make this
15determination by his or her supervising physician, a
16determination of disability from an advanced practice nurse who
17has a written collaborative agreement with a collaborating
18physician that authorizes the advanced practice nurse to make
19this determination, or any other documentation of disability
20whenever any State law requires that a disabled person provide
21such documentation of disability, however an Illinois Disabled
22Person with a Disability Identification Card shall not qualify
23the cardholder to participate in any program or to receive any
24benefit which is not available to all persons with like
25disabilities. Notwithstanding any other provisions of law, an
26Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification

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1Card, or evidence that the Secretary of State has issued an
2Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
3Card, shall not be used by any person other than the person
4named on such card to prove that the person named on such card
5is a disabled person or for any other purpose unless the card
6is used for the benefit of the person named on such card, and
7the person named on such card consents to such use at the time
8the card is so used.
9 An optometrist's determination of a visual disability
10under Section 4A of this Act is acceptable as documentation for
11the purpose of issuing an Illinois Disabled Person with a
12Disability Identification Card.
13 When medical information is contained on an Illinois
14Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card, the
15Office of the Secretary of State shall not be liable for any
16actions taken based upon that medical information.
17 (c) The Beginning January 1, 1986, the Secretary of State
18shall provide that each original or renewal Illinois
19Identification Card or Illinois Disabled Person with a
20Disability Identification Card issued to a person under the age
21of 21, shall be of a distinct nature from those Illinois
22Identification Cards or Illinois Disabled Person with a
23Disability Identification Cards issued to individuals 21 years
24of age or older. The color designated for Illinois
25Identification Cards or Illinois Disabled Person with a
26Disability Identification Cards for persons under the age of 21

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1shall be at the discretion of the Secretary of State.
2 (c-1) Each Beginning January 1, 2003, each original or
3renewal Illinois Identification Card or Illinois Disabled
4Person with a Disability Identification Card issued to a person
5under the age of 21 shall display the date upon which the
6person becomes 18 years of age and the date upon which the
7person becomes 21 years of age.
8 (d) The Secretary of State may issue a Senior Citizen
9discount card, to any natural person who is a resident of the
10State of Illinois who is 60 years of age or older and who
11applies for such a card or renewal thereof. The Secretary of
12State shall charge no fee to issue such card. The card shall be
13issued in every county and applications shall be made available
14at, but not limited to, nutrition sites, senior citizen centers
15and Area Agencies on Aging. The applicant, upon receipt of such
16card and prior to its use for any purpose, shall have affixed
17thereon in the space provided therefor his signature or mark.
18 (e) The Secretary of State, in his or her discretion, may
19designate on each Illinois Identification Card or Illinois
20Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card a space
21where the card holder may place a sticker or decal, issued by
22the Secretary of State, of uniform size as the Secretary may
23specify, that shall indicate in appropriate language that the
24card holder has renewed his or her Illinois Identification Card
25or Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
26Card.

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1(Source: P.A. 96-146, eff. 1-1-10; 96-328, eff. 8-11-09;
296-1231, eff. 7-23-10; 97-371, eff. 1-1-12.)
3 (15 ILCS 335/4A) (from Ch. 124, par. 24A)
4 Sec. 4A. (a) "Person with a disability Disabled person" as
5used in this Act means any person who is, and who is expected
6to indefinitely continue to be, subject to any of the following
7five types of disabilities:
8 Type One: Physical disability. A physical disability is a
9physical impairment, disease, or loss, which is of a permanent
10nature, and which substantially limits impairs normal physical
11ability or motor skills. The Secretary of State shall establish
12standards not inconsistent with this provision necessary to
13determine the presence of a physical disability.
14 Type Two: Developmental disability. Developmental A
15developmental disability means a disability that is
16attributable to: (i) an intellectual disability, cerebral
17palsy, epilepsy, or autism or (ii) any other condition that
18results in impairment similar to that caused by an intellectual
19disability and requires services similar to those required by
20persons with intellectual disabilities. Such a disability must
21originate before the age of 18 years, be expected to continue
22indefinitely, and constitute a substantial handicap is a
23disability which originates before the age of 18 years, and
24results in or has resulted in impairment similar to that caused
25by an intellectual disability and which requires services

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1similar to those required by intellectually disabled persons
2and which is attributable to an intellectual disability,
3cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism, or other conditions or
4similar disorders. The Secretary of State shall establish
5standards not inconsistent with this provision necessary to
6determine the presence of a developmental disability.
7 Type Three: Visual disability. A visual disability is
8blindness, and the term "blindness" means central vision acuity
9of 20/200 or less in the better eye with the use of a
10correcting lens. An eye that is accompanied by a limitation in
11the fields of vision so that the widest diameter of the visual
12field subtends an angle no greater than 20 degrees shall be
13considered as having a central vision acuity of 20/200 or less
14a disability resulting in complete absence of vision, or vision
15that with corrective glasses is so defective as to prevent
16performance of tasks or activities for which eyesight is
17essential. The Secretary of State shall establish standards not
18inconsistent with this Section necessary to determine the
19presence of a visual disability.
20 Type Four: Hearing disability. A hearing disability is a
21disability resulting in complete absence of hearing, or hearing
22that with sound enhancing or magnifying equipment is so
23impaired as to require the use of sensory input other than
24hearing as the principal means of receiving spoken language.
25The Secretary of State shall establish standards not
26inconsistent with this Section necessary to determine the

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1presence of a hearing disability.
2 Type Five: Mental Disability. A mental disability is a
3significant impairment of an individual's cognitive,
4affective, or relational abilities that may require
5intervention and may be a recognized, medically diagnosable
6illness or disorder an emotional or psychological impairment or
7disease, which substantially impairs the ability to meet
8individual or societal needs. The Secretary of State shall
9establish standards not inconsistent with this provision
10necessary to determine the presence of a mental disability.
11 (b) For purposes of this Act, a disability shall be
12classified as follows: Class 1 disability: A Class 1 disability
13is any type disability which does not render a person unable to
14engage in any substantial gainful activity or which does not
15impair his ability to live independently or to perform labor or
16services for which he is qualified. The Secretary of State
17shall establish standards not inconsistent with this Section
18necessary to determine the presence of a Class 1 disability.
19Class 1A disability: A Class 1A disability is a Class 1
20disability which renders a person unable to walk 200 feet or
21more unassisted by another person or without the aid of a
22walker, crutches, braces, prosthetic device or a wheelchair or
23without great difficulty or discomfort due to the following
24impairments: neurologic, orthopedic, respiratory, cardiac,
25arthritic disorder, blindness, or the loss of function or
26absence of a limb or limbs. The Secretary of State shall

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1establish standards not inconsistent with this Section
2necessary to determine the presence of a Class 1A disability.
3Class 2 disability: A Class 2 disability is any type disability
4which renders a person unable to engage in any substantial
5gainful activity, which substantially impairs his ability to
6live independently without supervision or in-home support
7services, or which substantially impairs his ability to perform
8labor or services for which he is qualified or significantly
9restricts the labor or services which he is able to perform.
10The Secretary of State shall establish standards not
11inconsistent with this Section necessary to determine the
12presence of a Class 2 disability. Class 2A disability: A Class
132A disability is a Class 2 disability which renders a person
14unable to walk 200 feet or more unassisted by another person or
15without the aid of a walker, crutches, braces, prosthetic
16device or a wheelchair or without great difficulty or
17discomfort due to the following impairments: neurologic,
18orthopedic, respiratory, cardiac, arthritic disorder,
19blindness, or the loss of function or absence of a limb or
20limbs. The Secretary of State shall establish standards not
21inconsistent with this Section necessary to determine the
22presence of a Class 2A disability.
23(Source: P.A. 97-227, eff. 1-1-12.)
24 (15 ILCS 335/5) (from Ch. 124, par. 25)
25 Sec. 5. Applications. Any natural person who is a resident

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1of the State of Illinois, may file an application for an
2identification card or for the renewal thereof, in a manner
3prescribed by the Secretary. Each original application shall be
4completed by the applicant in full and shall set forth the
5legal name, residence address and zip code, social security
6number, birth date, sex and a brief description of the
7applicant. The applicant shall be photographed, unless the
8Secretary of State has provided by rule for the issuance of
9identification cards without photographs and the applicant is
10deemed eligible for an identification card without a photograph
11under the terms and conditions imposed by the Secretary of
12State, and he or she shall also submit any other information as
13the Secretary may deem necessary or such documentation as the
14Secretary may require to determine the identity of the
15applicant. In addition to the residence address, the Secretary
16may allow the applicant to provide a mailing address. An
17applicant for an Illinois Person with a Disability
18Identification Card a disabled persons card must also submit
19with each original or renewal application, on forms prescribed
20by the Secretary, such documentation as the Secretary may
21require, establishing that the applicant is a "disabled person
22with a disability" as defined in Section 4A of this Act, and
23setting forth the applicant's type and class of disability as
24set forth in Section 4A of this Act.
25(Source: P.A. 96-1231, eff. 7-23-10; 97-371, eff. 1-1-12.)

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1 (15 ILCS 335/6A) (from Ch. 124, par. 26A)
2 Sec. 6A. Change in Disability. Whenever the type or class
3of disability of any person holding an Illinois Disabled Person
4with a Disability Identification Card changes, such person
5shall within 60 days provide the Secretary of State, on forms
6provided by the Secretary, such documentation as the Secretary
7may require of that change, and shall set forth the type and
8class of disability thereafter applicable.
9(Source: P.A. 83-1421.)
10 (15 ILCS 335/7) (from Ch. 124, par. 27)
11 Sec. 7. Duplicate and corrected cards.
12 (a) In the event an identification card is lost or
13destroyed, or if there is a correction of legal name or
14residence address, or a change in the type or class of
15disability of a holder of an Illinois Person with a Disability
16Identification Card a disabled person card, the person named on
17the card may apply for a duplicate or substitute card, or for a
18corrected card. Any application for a corrected card shall be
19accompanied by the original card being corrected.
20 (b) The Secretary of State, having issued an identification
21card in error, may, upon written notice of at least 5 days to
22the person, require the person to appear at a Driver Services
23facility to have the identification card error corrected and a
24new identification card issued. The failure of the person to
25appear is grounds for cancellation of the person's

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1identification card under Section 13 of this Act.
2(Source: P.A. 93-895, eff. 1-1-05.)
3 (15 ILCS 335/8) (from Ch. 124, par. 28)
4 Sec. 8. Expiration.
5 (a) Every identification card issued hereunder, except to
6persons who have reached their 15th birthday, but are not yet
721 years of age, persons who are 65 years of age or older, and
8persons who are issued an Illinois Person with a Disability
9Identification Card disabled person identification card, shall
10expire 5 years from the ensuing birthday of the applicant and a
11renewal shall expire 5 years thereafter. Every original or
12renewal identification card issued to a person who has reached
13his or her 15th birthday, but is not yet 21 years of age shall
14expire 3 months after the person's 21st birthday.
15 (b) Every original, renewal, or duplicate (i)
16identification card issued to a person who has reached his or
17her 65th birthday shall be permanent and need not be renewed
18and (ii) Illinois Person with a Disability Identification Card
19disabled person identification card issued to a qualifying
20person shall expire 10 years thereafter. The Secretary of State
21shall promulgate rules setting forth the conditions and
22criteria for the renewal of all Illinois Person with a
23Disability Identification Cards disabled person identification
24cards.
25(Source: P.A. 91-880, eff. 6-30-00.)

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1 (15 ILCS 335/9) (from Ch. 124, par. 29)
2 Sec. 9. Renewal.
3 (a) Any person having a valid identification card which
4expires on his or her 21st birthday, or which expires 3 months
5after his or her 21st birthday, may not apply for renewal of
6his or her existing identification card. A subsequent
7application filed by persons under this subsection, on or after
8their 21st birthday, shall be considered an application for a
9new card under Section 5 of this Act.
10 (b) Any person having a valid identification card, except
11those under subsection (a), may apply for a one-time renewal,
12in a manner prescribed by the Secretary of State, within 30
13days after the expiration of the identification card. A
14subsequent application filed by that person shall be considered
15an application for a new card under Section 5 of this Act. Any
16identification card renewed under this subsection shall be
17valid for 5 years after the expiration date of the
18identification card as originally issued under Section 5 of
19this Act. The Secretary of State, in his or her discretion, may
20provide that applications for the one-time renewal under this
21subsection (b) may be made by telephone, mail, or the Internet,
22subject to any eligibility criteria and other requirements that
23the Secretary of State deems appropriate.
24 (c) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act to the
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1Section 2 of the Sex Offender Registration Act may not renew
2his or her Illinois Identification Card or Illinois Disabled
3Person with a Disability Identification Card by telephone,
4mail, or the Internet.
5(Source: P.A. 95-779, eff. 1-1-09.)
6 (15 ILCS 335/11) (from Ch. 124, par. 31)
7 Sec. 11. The Secretary may make a search of his records and
8furnish information as to whether a person has a current
9Standard Illinois Identification Card or an Illinois Disabled
10Person with a Disability Identification Card then on file, upon
11receipt of a written application therefor accompanied with the
12prescribed fee. However, the Secretary may not disclose medical
13information concerning an individual to any person, public
14agency, private agency, corporation or governmental body
15unless the individual has submitted a written request for the
16information or unless the individual has given prior written
17consent for the release of the information to a specific person
18or entity. This exception shall not apply to: (1) offices and
19employees of the Secretary who have a need to know the medical
20information in performance of their official duties, or (2)
21orders of a court of competent jurisdiction. When medical
22information is disclosed by the Secretary in accordance with
23the provisions of this Section, no liability shall rest with
24the Office of the Secretary of State as the information is
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1 The Secretary may release personally identifying
2information or highly restricted personal information only to:
3 (1) officers and employees of the Secretary who have a
4 need to know that information;
5 (2) other governmental agencies for use in their
6 official governmental functions;
7 (3) law enforcement agencies that need the information
8 for a criminal or civil investigation; or
9 (4) any entity that the Secretary has authorized, by
10 rule, to receive this information.
11 The Secretary may not disclose an individual's social
12security number or any associated information obtained from the
13Social Security Administration without the written request or
14consent of the individual except: (i) to officers and employees
15of the Secretary who have a need to know the social security
16number in the performance of their official duties; (ii) to law
17enforcement officials for a lawful civil or criminal law
18enforcement investigation if the head of the law enforcement
19agency has made a written request to the Secretary specifying
20the law enforcement investigation for which the social security
21number is being sought; or (iii) under a lawful court order
22signed by a judge.
23(Source: P.A. 93-895, eff. 1-1-05.)
24 (15 ILCS 335/12) (from Ch. 124, par. 32)
25 Sec. 12. Fees concerning Standard Illinois Identification

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1Cards. The fees required under this Act for standard Illinois
2Identification Cards must accompany any application provided
3for in this Act, and the Secretary shall collect such fees as
4follows:
5 a. Original card issued on or before
6 December 31, 2004...........................$4
7 Original card issued on or after
8 January 1, 2005.............................$20
9 b. Renewal card issued on or before
10 December 31, 2004...........................4
11 Renewal card issued on or after
12 January 1, 2005.............................20
13 c. Corrected card issued on or before
14 December 31, 2004...........................2
15 Corrected card issued on or after
16 January 1, 2005.............................10
17 d. Duplicate card issued on or before
18 December 31, 2004...........................4
19 Duplicate card issued on or after
20 January 1, 2005.............................20
21 e. Certified copy with seal ...................5
22 f. Search .....................................2
23 g. Applicant 65 years of age or over ..........No Fee
24 h. (Blank) Disabled applicant ...................No Fee
25 i. Individual living in Veterans
26 Home or Hospital ...........................No Fee

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1 j. Original card issued on or after July 1, 2007
2 under 18 years of age.......................$10
3 k. Renewal card issued on or after July 1, 2007
4 under 18 years of age.......................$10
5 l. Corrected card issued on or after July 1, 2007
6 under 18 years of age.......................$5
7 m. Duplicate card issued on or after July 1, 2007
8 under 18 years of age.......................$10
9 n. Homeless person..............................No Fee
10 o. Duplicate card issued to an active-duty
11 member of the United States Armed Forces, the
12 member's spouse, or dependent children
13 living with the member......................No Fee
14 All fees collected under this Act shall be paid into the
15Road Fund of the State treasury, except that the following
16amounts shall be paid into the General Revenue Fund: (i) 80% of
17the fee for an original, renewal, or duplicate Illinois
18Identification Card issued on or after January 1, 2005; and
19(ii) 80% of the fee for a corrected Illinois Identification
20Card issued on or after January 1, 2005.
21 Any disabled person making an application for a standard
22Illinois Identification Card for no fee must, along with the
23application, submit an affirmation by the applicant on a form
24to be provided by the Secretary of State, attesting that such
25person is a disabled person as defined in Section 4A of this
26Act.

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1 An individual, who resides in a veterans home or veterans
2hospital operated by the state or federal government, who makes
3an application for an Illinois Identification Card to be issued
4at no fee, must submit, along with the application, an
5affirmation by the applicant on a form provided by the
6Secretary of State, that such person resides in a veterans home
7or veterans hospital operated by the state or federal
8government.
9 The application of a homeless individual for an Illinois
10Identification Card to be issued at no fee must be accompanied
11by an affirmation by a qualified person, as defined in Section
124C of this Act, on a form provided by the Secretary of State,
13that the applicant is currently homeless as defined in Section
141A of this Act.
15 The fee for any duplicate identification card shall be
16waived for any person who presents the Secretary of State's
17Office with a police report showing that his or her
18identification card was stolen.
19 The fee for any duplicate identification card shall be
20waived for any person age 60 or older whose identification card
21has been lost or stolen.
22 As used in this Section, "active-duty member of the United
23States Armed Forces" means a member of the Armed Services or
24Reserve Forces of the United States or a member of the Illinois
25National Guard who is called to active duty pursuant to an
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1of the Congress of the United States, or an order of the
2Governor.
3(Source: P.A. 96-183, eff. 7-1-10; 96-1231, eff. 7-23-10;
497-333, eff. 8-12-11.)
5 (15 ILCS 335/12A) (from Ch. 124, par. 32A)
6 Sec. 12A. Fees concerning Illinois Disabled Person with a
7Disability Identification Cards. The fees required under this
8Act for Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
9Identification Cards must accompany any application provided
10for in this Act, and the Secretary shall collect such fees as
11follows:
12 a. Original card.........................No Fee
13 b. Renewal card..........................No Fee
14 c. Corrected card........................No Fee
15 d. Duplicate card........................No Fee
16 e. Certified copy with seal..............$5
17 f. Search................................$2
18 g. Applicant with a disability Disabled
19applicant.No Fee
20 h. Authorized release of medical
21information to public agency, governmental
22body, or locally operated program performing
23services for a
24public agency or governmental body............No Fee

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1 i. Authorized release of medical
2information to public agency, governmental
3body, or locally operated program performing
4services for a
5public agency or governmental body in
6certified form with seal.No Fee
7 j. Authorized release of a cardholder's
8medical information to that same
9cardholder....................................50 per page
10 k. Authorized release of a cardholder's
11medical information to that same
12cardholder in certified form with seal........50 per
13page, plus $2.00
14certification.
15(Source: P.A. 83-1421.)
16 (15 ILCS 335/13) (from Ch. 124, par. 33)
17 Sec. 13. Rejection, denial or revocations.
18 (a) The Secretary of State may reject or deny any
19application if he:
20 1. is not satisfied with the genuineness, regularity or
21 legality of any application; or
22 2. has not been supplied with the required information;
23 or
24 3. is not satisfied with the truth of any information
25 or documentation supplied by an applicant; or

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1 4. determines that the applicant is not entitled to the
2 card as applied for; or
3 5. determines that any fraud was committed by the
4 applicant; or
5 6. determines that a signature is not valid or is a
6 forgery; or
7 7. determines that the applicant has not paid the
8 prescribed fee; or
9 8. determines that the applicant has falsely claimed to
10 be a disabled person with a disability as defined in
11 Section 4A of this Act; or
12 9. cannot verify the accuracy of any information or
13 documentation submitted by the applicant.
14 (b) The Secretary of State may cancel or revoke any
15identification card issued by him, upon determining that:
16 1. the holder is not legally entitled to the card; or
17 2. the applicant for the card made a false statement or
18 knowingly concealed a material fact in any application
19 filed by him under this Act; or
20 3. any person has displayed or represented as his own a
21 card not issued to him; or
22 4. any holder has permitted the display or use of his
23 card by any other person; or
24 5. that the signature of the applicant was forgery or
25 that the signature on the card is a forgery; or
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1 purpose; or
2 7. a card has been altered or defaced; or
3 8. any card has been duplicated for any purpose; or
4 9. any card was utilized to counterfeit such cards; or
5 10. the holder of an Illinois Disabled Person with a
6 Disability Identification Card is not a disabled person as
7 defined in Section 4A of this Act; or
8 11. the holder failed to appear at a Driver Services
9 facility for the reissuance of a card or to present
10 documentation for verification of identity.
11 (c) The Secretary of State is authorized to take possession
12of and shall make a demand for return of any card which has
13been cancelled or revoked, unlawfully or erroneously issued, or
14issued in violation of this Act, and every person to whom such
15demand is addressed, shall promptly and without delay, return
16such card to the Secretary pursuant to his instructions, or, he
17shall surrender any such card to the Secretary or any agent of
18the Secretary upon demand.
19 (d) The Secretary of State is authorized to take possession
20of any Illinois Identification Card or Illinois Disabled Person
21with a Disability Identification Card which has been cancelled
22or revoked, or which is blank, or which has been altered or
23defaced or duplicated or which is counterfeit or contains a
24forgery; or otherwise issued in violation of this Act and may
25confiscate any suspected fraudulent, fictitious, or altered
26documents submitted by an applicant in support of an

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1application for an identification card.
2(Source: P.A. 97-229, eff. 7-28-11.)
3 (15 ILCS 335/14) (from Ch. 124, par. 34)
4 Sec. 14. Unlawful use of identification card.
5 (a) It is a violation of this Section for any person:
6 1. To possess, display, or cause to be displayed any
7 cancelled or revoked identification card;
8 2. To display or represent as the person's own any
9 identification card issued to another;
10 3. To allow any unlawful use of an identification card
11 issued to the person;
12 4. To lend an identification card to another or
13 knowingly allow the use thereof by another;
14 5. To fail or refuse to surrender to the Secretary of
15 State, the Secretary's agent or any peace officer upon
16 lawful demand, any identification card which has been
17 revoked or cancelled;
18 6. To possess, use, or allow to be used any materials,
19 hardware, or software specifically designed for or
20 primarily used in the manufacture, assembly, issuance, or
21 authentication of an official Illinois Identification Card
22 or Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
23 Identification Card issued by the Secretary of State; or
24 7. To knowingly possess, use, or allow to be used a
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1 (a-1) It is a violation of this Section for any person to
2possess, use, or allow to be used any materials, hardware, or
3software specifically designed for or primarily used in the
4reading of encrypted language from the bar code or magnetic
5strip of an official Illinois Identification Card or Illinois
6Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card issued by
7the Secretary of State. This subsection (a-1) does not apply if
8a federal or State law, rule, or regulation requires that the
9card holder's address be recorded in specified transactions or
10if the encrypted information is obtained for the detection or
11possible prosecution of criminal offenses or fraud. If the
12address information is obtained under this subsection (a-1), it
13may be used only for the purposes authorized by this subsection
14(a-1).
15 (a-5) As used in this Section "identification card" means
16any document made or issued by or under the authority of the
17United States Government, the State of Illinois or any other
18State or political subdivision thereof, or any governmental or
19quasi-governmental organization that, when completed with
20information concerning the individual, is of a type intended or
21commonly accepted for the purpose of identifying the
22individual.
23 (b) Sentence.
24 1. Any person convicted of a violation of this Section
25 shall be guilty of a Class A misdemeanor and shall be
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1 community service, preferably at an alcohol abuse
2 prevention program, if available.
3 2. A person convicted of a second or subsequent
4 violation of this Section shall be guilty of a Class 4
5 felony.
6 (c) This Section does not prohibit any lawfully authorized
7investigative, protective, law enforcement or other activity
8of any agency of the United States, State of Illinois or any
9other state or political subdivision thereof.
10(Source: P.A. 93-667, eff. 3-19-04; 93-895, eff. 1-1-05;
1194-239, eff. 1-1-06.)
12 (15 ILCS 335/14C) (from Ch. 124, par. 34C)
13 Sec. 14C. Making false application or affidavit.
14 (a) It is a violation of this Section for any person:
15 1. To display or present any document for the purpose
16 of making application for an Illinois Identification Card
17 or Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
18 Identification Card knowing that such document contains
19 false information concerning the identity of the
20 applicant;
21 2. To accept or allow to be accepted any document
22 displayed or presented for the purpose of making
23 application for an Illinois Identification Card or
24 Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
25 Card knowing that such document contains false information

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1 concerning the identify of the applicant;
2 3. To knowingly make any false affidavit or swear or
3 affirm falsely to any matter or thing required by the terms
4 of this Act to be sworn to or affirmed.
5 (b) Sentence.
6 1. Any person convicted of a violation of this Section
7 shall be guilty of a Class 4 felony.
8 2. A person convicted of a second or subsequent
9 violation of this Section shall be guilty of a Class 3
10 felony.
11 (c) This Section does not prohibit any lawfully authorized
12investigative, protective, law enforcement or other activity
13of any agency of the United States, State of Illinois or any
14other state or political subdivision thereof.
15 (d) The Secretary of State may confiscate any suspected
16fraudulent, fictitious, or altered documents submitted by an
17applicant in support of an application for an Illinois
18Identification Card or Illinois Disabled Person with a
19Disability Identification Card.
20(Source: P.A. 93-895, eff. 1-1-05.)
21 (15 ILCS 335/15) (from Ch. 124, par. 35)
22 Sec. 15. Penalty. A violation of this Act is a Class C
23misdemeanor unless otherwise provided herein. Conviction shall
24not be a bar against civil actions to recover losses covered by
25deceptive practices with any Illinois Identification Card or

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1Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
2Card.
3(Source: P.A. 83-1421.)
4 (15 ILCS 335/15A) (from Ch. 124, par. 35A)
5 Sec. 15A. Injunctions. If any person operates in violation
6of any provision of this Chapter, or any rule, regulation,
7order or decision of the Secretary of State, or of any term,
8condition or limitation of any Illinois Identification Card, or
9Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
10Card, the Secretary of State, or any person injured thereby, or
11any interested person, may apply to the Circuit Court of the
12county in which such violation or some part thereof occurred,
13or in which that person complained of has his place of business
14or resides, to prevent such violation. The Court has
15jurisdiction to enforce obedience by injunction or other
16process restraining such person from further violation and
17enjoining upon him obedience.
18(Source: P.A. 83-1421.)
19 Section 15. The Property Tax Code is amended by changing
20Section 15-168 as follows:
21 (35 ILCS 200/15-168)
22 Sec. 15-168. Disabled persons' homestead exemption.
23 (a) Beginning with taxable year 2007, an annual homestead

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1exemption is granted to disabled persons in the amount of
2$2,000, except as provided in subsection (c), to be deducted
3from the property's value as equalized or assessed by the
4Department of Revenue. The disabled person shall receive the
5homestead exemption upon meeting the following requirements:
6 (1) The property must be occupied as the primary
7 residence by the disabled person.
8 (2) The disabled person must be liable for paying the
9 real estate taxes on the property.
10 (3) The disabled person must be an owner of record of
11 the property or have a legal or equitable interest in the
12 property as evidenced by a written instrument. In the case
13 of a leasehold interest in property, the lease must be for
14 a single family residence.
15 A person who is disabled during the taxable year is
16eligible to apply for this homestead exemption during that
17taxable year. Application must be made during the application
18period in effect for the county of residence. If a homestead
19exemption has been granted under this Section and the person
20awarded the exemption subsequently becomes a resident of a
21facility licensed under the Nursing Home Care Act, the
22Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act, or the ID/DD
23Community Care Act, then the exemption shall continue (i) so
24long as the residence continues to be occupied by the
25qualifying person's spouse or (ii) if the residence remains
26unoccupied but is still owned by the person qualified for the

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1homestead exemption.
2 (b) For the purposes of this Section, "disabled person"
3means a person unable to engage in any substantial gainful
4activity by reason of a medically determinable physical or
5mental impairment which can be expected to result in death or
6has lasted or can be expected to last for a continuous period
7of not less than 12 months. Disabled persons filing claims
8under this Act shall submit proof of disability in such form
9and manner as the Department shall by rule and regulation
10prescribe. Proof that a claimant is eligible to receive
11disability benefits under the Federal Social Security Act shall
12constitute proof of disability for purposes of this Act.
13Issuance of an Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
14Identification Card stating that the claimant is under a Class
152 disability, as defined in Section 4A of the The Illinois
16Identification Card Act, shall constitute proof that the person
17named thereon is a disabled person for purposes of this Act. A
18disabled person not covered under the Federal Social Security
19Act and not presenting an Illinois a Disabled Person with a
20Disability Identification Card stating that the claimant is
21under a Class 2 disability shall be examined by a physician
22designated by the Department, and his status as a disabled
23person determined using the same standards as used by the
24Social Security Administration. The costs of any required
25examination shall be borne by the claimant.
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1and operated as a cooperative or (ii) a life care facility as
2defined under Section 2 of the Life Care Facilities Act that is
3considered to be a cooperative, the maximum reduction from the
4value of the property, as equalized or assessed by the
5Department, shall be multiplied by the number of apartments or
6units occupied by a disabled person. The disabled person shall
7receive the homestead exemption upon meeting the following
8requirements:
9 (1) The property must be occupied as the primary
10 residence by the disabled person.
11 (2) The disabled person must be liable by contract with
12 the owner or owners of record for paying the apportioned
13 property taxes on the property of the cooperative or life
14 care facility. In the case of a life care facility, the
15 disabled person must be liable for paying the apportioned
16 property taxes under a life care contract as defined in
17 Section 2 of the Life Care Facilities Act.
18 (3) The disabled person must be an owner of record of a
19 legal or equitable interest in the cooperative apartment
20 building. A leasehold interest does not meet this
21 requirement.
22If a homestead exemption is granted under this subsection, the
23cooperative association or management firm shall credit the
24savings resulting from the exemption to the apportioned tax
25liability of the qualifying disabled person. The chief county
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1association or firm has properly credited the exemption. A
2person who willfully refuses to credit an exemption to the
3qualified disabled person is guilty of a Class B misdemeanor.
4 (d) The chief county assessment officer shall determine the
5eligibility of property to receive the homestead exemption
6according to guidelines established by the Department. After a
7person has received an exemption under this Section, an annual
8verification of eligibility for the exemption shall be mailed
9to the taxpayer.
10 In counties with fewer than 3,000,000 inhabitants, the
11chief county assessment officer shall provide to each person
12granted a homestead exemption under this Section a form to
13designate any other person to receive a duplicate of any notice
14of delinquency in the payment of taxes assessed and levied
15under this Code on the person's qualifying property. The
16duplicate notice shall be in addition to the notice required to
17be provided to the person receiving the exemption and shall be
18given in the manner required by this Code. The person filing
19the request for the duplicate notice shall pay an
20administrative fee of $5 to the chief county assessment
21officer. The assessment officer shall then file the executed
22designation with the county collector, who shall issue the
23duplicate notices as indicated by the designation. A
24designation may be rescinded by the disabled person in the
25manner required by the chief county assessment officer.
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1or 15-169 may not claim an exemption under this Section.
2(Source: P.A. 96-339, eff. 7-1-10; 97-38, eff. 6-28-11; 97-227,
3eff. 1-1-12; revised 9-12-11.)
4 Section 20. The Mobile Home Local Services Tax Act is
5amended by changing Section 7 as follows:
6 (35 ILCS 515/7) (from Ch. 120, par. 1207)
7 Sec. 7. The local services tax for owners of mobile homes
8who (a) are actually residing in such mobile homes, (b) hold
9title to such mobile home as provided in the Illinois Vehicle
10Code, and (c) are 65 years of age or older or are disabled
11persons within the meaning of Section 3.14 of the "Senior
12Citizens and Disabled Persons Property Tax Relief and
13Pharmaceutical Assistance Act" on the annual billing date shall
14be reduced to 80 percent of the tax provided for in Section 3
15of this Act. Proof that a claimant has been issued an Illinois
16Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card stating
17that the claimant is under a Class 2 disability, as provided in
18Section 4A of the Illinois Identification Card Act, shall
19constitute proof that the person thereon named is a disabled
20person within the meaning of this Act. An application for
21reduction of the tax shall be filed with the county clerk by
22the individuals who are entitled to the reduction. If the
23application is filed after May 1, the reduction in tax shall
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1in tax shall be done by submitting proof that the applicant has
2been issued an Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability
3Identification Card designating the applicant's disability as
4a Class 2 disability, or by affidavit in substantially the
5following form:
6
APPLICATION FOR REDUCTION OF MOBILE HOME LOCAL SERVICES TAX
7 I hereby make application for a reduction to 80% of the
8total tax imposed under "An Act to provide for a local services
9tax on mobile homes".
10 (1) Senior Citizens
11 (a) I actually reside in the mobile home ....
12 (b) I hold title to the mobile home as provided in the
13Illinois Vehicle Code ....
14 (c) I reached the age of 65 on or before either January 1
15(or July 1) of the year in which this statement is filed. My
16date of birth is: ...
17 (2) Disabled Persons
18 (a) I actually reside in the mobile home...
19 (b) I hold title to the mobile home as provided in the
20Illinois Vehicle Code ....
21 (c) I was totally disabled on ... and have remained
22disabled until the date of this application. My Social
23Security, Veterans, Railroad or Civil Service Total Disability
24Claim Number is ... The undersigned declares under the penalty
25of perjury that the above statements are true and correct.
26Dated (insert date).

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1
...........................
2
Signature of owner
3
...........................
4
(Address)
5
...........................
6
(City) (State) (Zip)
7Approved by:
8.............................
9(Assessor)
10This application shall be accompanied by a copy of the
11applicant's most recent application filed with the Illinois
12Department on Aging under the Senior Citizens and Disabled
13Persons Property Tax Relief and Pharmaceutical Assistance Act.
14(Source: P.A. 96-804, eff. 1-1-10.)
15 Section 25. The Illinois Public Aid Code is amended by
16changing Section 3-1 as follows:
17 (305 ILCS 5/3-1) (from Ch. 23, par. 3-1)
18 Sec. 3-1. Eligibility Requirements. Financial aid in
19meeting basic maintenance requirements for a livelihood
20compatible with health and well-being shall be given under this
21Article to or in behalf of aged, blind, or disabled persons who
22meet the eligibility conditions of Sections 3-1.1 through
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1for persons who are receiving Supplemental Security Income
2(SSI) or who have been found ineligible for SSI (i) on the
3basis of income or (ii) due to expiration of the period of
4eligibility for refugees and asylees pursuant to 8 U.S.C.
51612(a)(2).
6 "Aged person" means a person who has attained age 65, as
7demonstrated by such evidence of age as the Illinois Department
8may by rule prescribe.
9 "Blind person" means a person who has no vision or whose
10vision with corrective glasses is so defective as to prevent
11the performance of ordinary duties or tasks for which eyesight
12is essential. The Illinois Department shall define blindness in
13terms of ophthalmic measurements or ocular conditions. For
14purposes of this Act, an Illinois Disabled Person with a
15Disability Identification Card issued pursuant to the The
16Illinois Identification Card Act, indicating that the person
17thereon named has a Type 3 disability shall be evidence that
18such person is a blind person within the meaning of this
19Section; however, such a card shall not qualify such person for
20aid as a blind person under this Act, and eligibility for aid
21as a blind person shall be determined as provided in this Act.
22 "Disabled person" means a person age 18 or over who has a
23physical or mental impairment, disease, or loss which is of a
24permanent nature and which substantially impairs his ability to
25perform labor or services or to engage in useful occupations
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1of the Illinois Department. For purposes of this Act, an
2Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card
3issued pursuant to the The Illinois Identification Card Act,
4indicating that the person thereon named has a Type 1 or 2,
5Class 2 disability shall be evidence that such person is a
6disabled person under this Section; however, such a card shall
7not qualify such person for aid as a disabled person under this
8Act, and eligibility for aid as a disabled person shall be
9determined as provided in this Act. If federal law or
10regulation permit or require the inclusion of blind or disabled
11persons whose blindness or disability is not of the degree
12specified in the foregoing definitions, or permit or require
13the inclusion of disabled persons under age 18 or aged persons
14under age 65, the Illinois Department, upon written approval of
15the Governor, may provide by rule that all aged, blind or
16disabled persons toward whose aid federal funds are available
17be eligible for assistance under this Article as is given to
18those who meet the foregoing definitions of blind person and
19disabled person or aged person.
20(Source: P.A. 96-22, eff. 6-30-09.)
21 Section 30. The Senior Citizens and Disabled Persons
22Property Tax Relief and Pharmaceutical Assistance Act is
23amended by changing Section 3.14 as follows:
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1 Sec. 3.14. "Disabled person" means a person unable to
2engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of a
3medically determinable physical or mental impairment which can
4be expected to result in death or has lasted or can be expected
5to last for a continuous period of not less than 12 months.
6Disabled persons filing claims under this Act shall submit
7proof of disability in such form and manner as the Department
8shall by rule and regulation prescribe. Proof that a claimant
9is eligible to receive disability benefits under the Federal
10Social Security Act shall constitute proof of disability for
11purposes of this Act. Issuance of an Illinois Disabled Person
12with a Disability Identification Card stating that the claimant
13is under a Class 2 disability, as defined in Section 4A of the
14The Illinois Identification Card Act, shall constitute proof
15that the person named thereon is a disabled person for purposes
16of this Act. A disabled person not covered under the Federal
17Social Security Act and not presenting a Disabled Person
18Identification Card stating that the claimant is under a Class
192 disability shall be examined by a physician designated by the
20Department, and his status as a disabled person determined
21using the same standards as used by the Social Security
22Administration. The costs of any required examination shall be
23borne by the claimant.
24(Source: P.A. 83-1421.)
25 Section 35. The Fish and Aquatic Life Code is amended by

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1changing Section 20-5 as follows:
2 (515 ILCS 5/20-5) (from Ch. 56, par. 20-5)
3 Sec. 20-5. Necessity of license; exemptions.
4 (a) Any person taking or attempting to take any fish,
5including minnows for commercial purposes, turtles, mussels,
6crayfish, or frogs by any means whatever in any waters or lands
7wholly or in part within the jurisdiction of the State,
8including that part of Lake Michigan under the jurisdiction of
9this State, shall first obtain a license to do so, and shall do
10so only during the respective periods of the year when it shall
11be lawful as provided in this Code. Individuals under 16, blind
12or disabled residents, or individuals fishing at fee fishing
13areas licensed by the Department, however, may fish with sport
14fishing devices without being required to have a license. For
15the purpose of this Section an individual is blind or disabled
16if that individual has a Class 2 disability as defined in
17Section 4A of the Illinois Identification Card Act. For
18purposes of this Section an Illinois Disabled Person with a
19Disability Identification Card issued under the Illinois
20Identification Card Act indicating that the individual named on
21the card has a Class 2 disability shall be adequate
22documentation of a disability.
23 (b) A courtesy non-resident sport fishing license or stamp
24may be issued at the discretion of the Director, without fee,
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1fish or conservation department of another state or of the
2United States who is within the State to assist or consult or
3cooperate with the Director or (ii) the officials of other
4states, the United States, foreign countries, or officers or
5representatives of conservation organizations or publications
6while in the State as guests of the Governor or Director.
7 (c) The Director may issue special fishing permits without
8cost to groups of hospital patients or handicapped individuals
9for use on specified dates in connection with supervised
10fishing for therapy.
11 (d) Veterans who, according to the determination of the
12Veterans' Administration as certified by the Department of
13Veterans' Affairs, are at least 10% disabled with
14service-related disabilities or in receipt of total disability
15pensions may fish with sport fishing devices during those
16periods of the year it is lawful to do so without being
17required to have a license, on the condition that their
18respective disabilities do not prevent them from fishing in a
19manner which is safe to themselves and others.
20 (e) Each year the Director may designate a period, not to
21exceed 4 days in duration, when sport fishermen may fish waters
22wholly or in part within the jurisdiction of the State,
23including that part of Lake Michigan under the jurisdiction of
24the State, and not be required to obtain the license or stamp
25required by subsection (a) of this Section, Section 20-10 or
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1shall be established by administrative rule. This subsection
2shall not apply to commercial fishing.
3 (f) The Director may issue special fishing permits without
4cost for a group event, restricted to specific dates and
5locations if it is determined by the Department that the event
6is beneficial in promoting sport fishing in Illinois.
7(Source: P.A. 89-66, eff. 1-1-96; 90-743, eff. 1-1-99.)
8 Section 40. The Wildlife Code is amended by changing
9Section 3.1 as follows:
10 (520 ILCS 5/3.1) (from Ch. 61, par. 3.1)
11 Sec. 3.1. License and stamps required.
12 (a) Before any person shall take or attempt to take any of
13the species protected by Section 2.2 for which an open season
14is established under this Act, he shall first have procured and
15possess a valid hunting license, except as provided in Section
163.1-5 of this Code.
17 Before any person 16 years of age or older shall take or
18attempt to take any bird of the species defined as migratory
19waterfowl by Section 2.2, including coots, he shall first have
20procured a State Migratory Waterfowl Stamp.
21 Before any person 16 years of age or older takes, attempts
22to take, or pursues any species of wildlife protected by this
23Code, except migratory waterfowl, coots, and hand-reared birds
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1controlled pheasant hunting areas, he or she shall first obtain
2a State Habitat Stamp. Disabled veterans and former prisoners
3of war shall not be required to obtain State Habitat Stamps.
4Any person who obtained a lifetime license before January 1,
51993, shall not be required to obtain State Habitat Stamps.
6Income from the sale of State Furbearer Stamps and State
7Pheasant Stamps received after the effective date of this
8amendatory Act of 1992 shall be deposited into the State
9Furbearer Fund and State Pheasant Fund, respectively.
10 Before any person 16 years of age or older shall take,
11attempt to take, or sell the green hide of any mammal of the
12species defined as fur-bearing mammals by Section 2.2 for which
13an open season is established under this Act, he shall first
14have procured a State Habitat Stamp.
15 (b) Before any person who is a non-resident of the State of
16Illinois shall take or attempt to take any of the species
17protected by Section 2.2 for which an open season is
18established under this Act, he shall, unless specifically
19exempted by law, first procure a non-resident license as
20provided by this Act for the taking of any wild game.
21 Before a nonresident shall take or attempt to take
22white-tailed deer, he shall first have procured a Deer Hunting
23Permit as defined in Section 2.26 of this Code.
24 Before a nonresident shall take or attempt to take wild
25turkeys, he shall have procured a Wild Turkey Hunting Permit as
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1 (c) The owners residing on, or bona fide tenants of, farm
2lands and their children, parents, brothers, and sisters
3actually permanently residing on their lands shall have the
4right to hunt any of the species protected by Section 2.2 upon
5their lands and waters without procuring hunting licenses; but
6the hunting shall be done only during periods of time and with
7devices and by methods as are permitted by this Act. Any person
8on active duty with the Armed Forces of the United States who
9is now and who was at the time of entering the Armed Forces a
10resident of Illinois and who entered the Armed Forces from this
11State, and who is presently on ordinary or emergency leave from
12the Armed Forces, and any resident of Illinois who is disabled
13may hunt any of the species protected by Section 2.2 without
14procuring a hunting license, but the hunting shall be done only
15during such periods of time and with devices and by methods as
16are permitted by this Act. For the purpose of this Section a
17person is disabled when that person has a Type 1 or Type 4,
18Class 2 disability as defined in Section 4A of the Illinois
19Identification Card Act. For purposes of this Section, an
20Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card
21issued pursuant to the Illinois Identification Card Act
22indicating that the person named has a Type 1 or Type 4, Class
232 disability shall be adequate documentation of the disability.
24 (d) A courtesy non-resident license, permit, or stamp for
25taking game may be issued at the discretion of the Director,
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1fish or conservation department of another state or of the
2United States who is within the State to assist or consult or
3cooperate with the Director; or to the officials of other
4states, the United States, foreign countries, or officers or
5representatives of conservation organizations or publications
6while in the State as guests of the Governor or Director. The
7Director may provide to nonresident participants and official
8gunners at field trials an exemption from licensure while
9participating in a field trial.
10 (e) State Migratory Waterfowl Stamps shall be required for
11those persons qualifying under subsections (c) and (d) who
12intend to hunt migratory waterfowl, including coots, to the
13extent that hunting licenses of the various types are
14authorized and required by this Section for those persons.
15 (f) Registration in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Migratory
16Bird Harvest Information Program shall be required for those
17persons who are required to have a hunting license before
18taking or attempting to take any bird of the species defined as
19migratory game birds by Section 2.2, except that this
20subsection shall not apply to crows in this State or
21hand-reared birds on licensed game breeding and hunting
22preserve areas, for which an open season is established by this
23Act. Persons registering with the Program must carry proof of
24registration with them while migratory bird hunting.
25 The Department shall publish suitable prescribed
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1hunter in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Migratory Bird
2Harvest Information Program.
3(Source: P.A. 96-1226, eff. 1-1-11.)
4 Section 45. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by
5changing Section 3-616 as follows:
6 (625 ILCS 5/3-616) (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-616)
7 Sec. 3-616. Disability license plates.
8 (a) Upon receiving an application for a certificate of
9registration for a motor vehicle of the first division or for a
10motor vehicle of the second division weighing no more than
118,000 pounds, accompanied with payment of the registration fees
12required under this Code from a person with disabilities or a
13person who is deaf or hard of hearing, the Secretary of State,
14if so requested, shall issue to such person registration plates
15as provided for in Section 3-611, provided that the person with
16disabilities or person who is deaf or hard of hearing must not
17be disqualified from obtaining a driver's license under
18subsection 8 of Section 6-103 of this Code, and further
19provided that any person making such a request must submit a
20statement, certified by a licensed physician, by a physician
21assistant who has been delegated the authority to make this
22certification by his or her supervising physician, or by an
23advanced practice nurse who has a written collaborative
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1advanced practice nurse to make this certification, to the
2effect that such person is a person with disabilities as
3defined by Section 1-159.1 of this Code, or alternatively
4provide adequate documentation that such person has a Class 1A,
5Class 2A or Type Four disability under the provisions of
6Section 4A of the Illinois Identification Card Act. For
7purposes of this Section, an Illinois Disabled Person with a
8Disability Identification Card issued pursuant to the Illinois
9Identification Card Act indicating that the person thereon
10named has a disability shall be adequate documentation of such
11a disability.
12 (b) The Secretary shall issue plates under this Section to
13a parent or legal guardian of a person with disabilities if the
14person with disabilities has a Class 1A or Class 2A disability
15as defined in Section 4A of the Illinois Identification Card
16Act or is a person with disabilities as defined by Section
171-159.1 of this Code, and does not possess a vehicle registered
18in his or her name, provided that the person with disabilities
19relies frequently on the parent or legal guardian for
20transportation. Only one vehicle per family may be registered
21under this subsection, unless the applicant can justify in
22writing the need for one additional set of plates. Any person
23requesting special plates under this subsection shall submit
24such documentation or such physician's, physician assistant's,
25or advanced practice nurse's statement as is required in
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1qualifying for issuance of special plates under this
2subsection. An optometrist may certify a Class 2A Visual
3Disability, as defined in Section 4A of the Illinois
4Identification Card Act, for the purpose of qualifying a person
5with disabilities for special plates under this subsection.
6 (c) The Secretary may issue a parking decal or device to a
7person with disabilities as defined by Section 1-159.1 without
8regard to qualification of such person with disabilities for a
9driver's license or registration of a vehicle by such person
10with disabilities or such person's immediate family, provided
11such person with disabilities making such a request has been
12issued an Illinois a Disabled Person with a Disability
13Identification Card indicating that the person named thereon
14has a Class 1A or Class 2A disability, or alternatively,
15submits a statement certified by a licensed physician, or by a
16physician assistant or an advanced practice nurse as provided
17in subsection (a), to the effect that such person is a person
18with disabilities as defined by Section 1-159.1. An optometrist
19may certify a Class 2A Visual Disability as defined in Section
204A of the Illinois Identification Card Act for the purpose of
21qualifying a person with disabilities for a parking decal or
22device under this subsection.
23 (d) The Secretary shall prescribe by rules and regulations
24procedures to certify or re-certify as necessary the
25eligibility of persons whose disabilities are other than
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1issued under subsections (a), (b) and (c). Except as provided
2under subsection (f) of this Section, no such special plates,
3decals or devices shall be issued by the Secretary of State to
4or on behalf of any person with disabilities unless such person
5is certified as meeting the definition of a person with
6disabilities pursuant to Section 1-159.1 or meeting the
7requirement of a Type Four disability as provided under Section
84A of the Illinois Identification Card Act for the period of
9time that the physician, or the physician assistant or advanced
10practice nurse as provided in subsection (a), determines the
11applicant will have the disability, but not to exceed 6 months
12from the date of certification or recertification.
13 (e) Any person requesting special plates under this Section
14may also apply to have the special plates personalized, as
15provided under Section 3-405.1.
16 (f) The Secretary of State, upon application, shall issue
17disability registration plates or a parking decal to
18corporations, school districts, State or municipal agencies,
19limited liability companies, nursing homes, convalescent
20homes, or special education cooperatives which will transport
21persons with disabilities. The Secretary shall prescribe by
22rule a means to certify or re-certify the eligibility of
23organizations to receive disability plates or decals and to
24designate which of the 2 person with disabilities emblems shall
25be placed on qualifying vehicles.
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1agreements with other jurisdictions, including foreign
2jurisdictions, on behalf of this State relating to the
3extension of parking privileges by such jurisdictions to
4permanently disabled residents of this State who display a
5special license plate or parking device that contains the
6International symbol of access on his or her motor vehicle, and
7to recognize such plates or devices issued by such other
8jurisdictions. This State shall grant the same parking
9privileges which are granted to disabled residents of this
10State to any non-resident whose motor vehicle is licensed in
11another state, district, territory or foreign country if such
12vehicle displays the international symbol of access or a
13distinguishing insignia on license plates or parking device
14issued in accordance with the laws of the non-resident's state,
15district, territory or foreign country.
16(Source: P.A. 94-619, eff. 1-1-06; 95-762, eff. 1-1-09.)
17 Section 50. The Jury Act is amended by changing Sections 1,
181a, and 1b as follows:
19 (705 ILCS 305/1) (from Ch. 78, par. 1)
20 Sec. 1. The county board of each county, except those
21counties which have a jury administrator or jury commissioners
22as provided in the Jury Commission Act, shall, at or before the
23time of its meeting, in September, in each year, or at any time
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1list of the legal voters and the Illinois driver's license,
2Illinois Identification Card, and Illinois Disabled Person
3with a Disability Identification Card holders, and the
4claimants for unemployment insurance of the county, giving the
5place of residence of each name on the list, to be known as a
6jury list. The list shall be made by choosing every tenth name,
7or other whole number rate necessary to obtain the number
8required, from the latest voter registration and drivers
9license, Illinois Identification Card, and Illinois Disabled
10Person with a Disability Identification Card holders and
11claimants for unemployment insurance lists of the county. In
12compiling the jury list, duplication of names shall be avoided
13to the extent practicable.
14 As used in this Act, "jury administrator" is defined as
15under Section 0.05 of the Jury Commission Act.
16(Source: P.A. 97-34, eff. 1-1-12.)
17 (705 ILCS 305/1a) (from Ch. 78, par. 1a)
18 Sec. 1a. Driver's license, Illinois Identification Card,
19and Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
20Card lists. Driver's license, Illinois Identification Card,
21and Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification
22Card holder's lists used for the preparation of jury lists, as
23provided in Section 1 of this Act, shall be furnished to either
24the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts, or the county
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1commissioners as provided in the Jury Commission Act, by the
2Secretary of State from records in his office. The lists shall
3contain a list of the persons in that county holding valid
4driver's licenses, Illinois Identification Cards, or Illinois
5Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Cards who are
618 years of age or older and shall be arranged alphabetically,
7by county, and shall contain the name, age, and address of each
8driver's license, Illinois Identification Card, or Illinois
9Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card holder on
10the list, and the date of issuance of each license.
11(Source: P.A. 88-27.)
12 (705 ILCS 305/1b) (from Ch. 78, par. 1b)
13 Sec. 1b. The combination of the lists of registered voters,
14driver's license, Illinois Identification Card, or Illinois
15Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card holders,
16and claimants for unemployment insurance and the preparation of
17jury lists under this Act shall, when requested by the Chief
18Judge or his designee, be accomplished through the services of
19the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts.
20(Source: P.A. 97-34, eff. 1-1-12.)
21 Section 55. The Jury Commission Act is amended by changing
22Sections 2 and 2a as follows:
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1 Sec. 2. In a county with a population of at least 3,000,000
2in which a jury administrator or jury commissioners have been
3appointed, the jury administrator or commissioners, upon
4entering upon the duties of their office, and every 4 years
5thereafter, shall prepare a list of all legal voters and all
6Illinois driver's license, Illinois Identification Card, and
7Illinois Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card
8holders, and claimants for unemployment insurance of each town
9or precinct of the county possessing the necessary legal
10qualifications for jury duty, to be known as the jury list. In
11a county with a population of less than 3,000,000 in which a
12jury administrator or jury commissioners have been appointed,
13the jury administrator or jury commissioners upon entering upon
14the duties of their office, and each year thereafter, shall
15prepare a list of all Illinois driver's license, Illinois
16Identification Card, and Illinois Disabled Person with a
17Disability Identification Card holders, all claimants for
18unemployment insurance, and all registered voters of the county
19to be known as the jury list.
20 The jury list may be revised and amended annually in the
21discretion of the commissioners or jury administrator. Any
22record kept by the jury commissioners or jury administrator for
23over 4 years may be destroyed at their discretion. The name of
24each person on the list shall be entered in a book or books to
25be kept for that purpose, and opposite the name shall be
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1and number, if any.
2 The Director of the Department of Employment Security shall
3annually compile a list of persons who, in the prior 12 months,
4filed a claim for unemployment insurance which shall be sent to
5the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts and the
6Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts shall furnish that
7list to the jury administrator or jury commissioners, as
8provided in Section 1a-1 of the Jury Act. The list shall be in
9the format currently prescribed by the Administrative Office of
10the Illinois Courts and shall be provided subject to federal
11regulations. The jury administrator, jury commissioners, or
12the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts shall receive
13an up-to-date list of Illinois driver's license, Illinois
14Identification Card, and Illinois Disabled Person with a
15Disability Identification Card holders from the Secretary of
16State as provided in Section 1a of the Jury Act. In compiling
17the jury list, duplication of names shall be avoided to the
18extent practicable.
19 Whenever the name of a registered voter or an Illinois
20driver's license, Illinois Identification Card, or Illinois
21Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card holder,
22or a claimant for unemployment insurance appearing upon this
23jury list is transferred to the active jury list in the manner
24prescribed by Section 8 of this Act, the following additional
25information shall be recorded after the name of the voter: the
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1he or she is a resident residing with his or her family and
2whether or not he or she is an owner or life tenant of real
3estate in the county.
4(Source: P.A. 97-34, eff. 1-1-12.)
5 (705 ILCS 310/2a) (from Ch. 78, par. 25a)
6 Sec. 2a. The combination of the lists of registered voters,
7driver's license, Illinois Identification Card, and Illinois
8Disabled Person with a Disability Identification Card holders,
9and claimants for unemployment insurance and the preparation of
10jury lists under this Act shall, when requested by the Chief
11Judge or his designee, be accomplished through the services of
12the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts.
13(Source: P.A. 97-34, eff. 1-1-12.)
14 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect January
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1 INDEX
2 Statutes amended in order of appearance
3 10 ILCS 5/17-14from Ch. 46, par. 17-14
4 10 ILCS 5/19-12.1from Ch. 46, par. 19-12.1
5 15 ILCS 335/2from Ch. 124, par. 22
6 15 ILCS 335/4from Ch. 124, par. 24
7 15 ILCS 335/4Afrom Ch. 124, par. 24A
8 15 ILCS 335/5from Ch. 124, par. 25
9 15 ILCS 335/6Afrom Ch. 124, par. 26A
10 15 ILCS 335/7from Ch. 124, par. 27
11 15 ILCS 335/8from Ch. 124, par. 28
12 15 ILCS 335/9from Ch. 124, par. 29
13 15 ILCS 335/11from Ch. 124, par. 31
14 15 ILCS 335/12from Ch. 124, par. 32
15 15 ILCS 335/12Afrom Ch. 124, par. 32A
16 15 ILCS 335/13from Ch. 124, par. 33
17 15 ILCS 335/14from Ch. 124, par. 34
18 15 ILCS 335/14Cfrom Ch. 124, par. 34C
19 15 ILCS 335/15from Ch. 124, par. 35
20 15 ILCS 335/15Afrom Ch. 124, par. 35A
21 35 ILCS 200/15-168
22 35 ILCS 515/7from Ch. 120, par. 1207
23 305 ILCS 5/3-1from Ch. 23, par. 3-1
24 320 ILCS 25/3.14from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 403.14
25 515 ILCS 5/20-5from Ch. 56, par. 20-5

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