Bill Text: IL HB3054 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Chaptered

Bill Title: Amends the Circuit Courts Act. Provides that every circuit court judge shall announce that a person can file a complaint against him or her, prior to calling the first case of the day, and that a person can pick up a form with instructions on filing a complaint from the clerk. Provides that the clerk of the circuit court shall make available instructions for the filing of a complaint against a judge with the Judicial Inquiry Board. Provides that the clerk shall post within each courtroom a notice that a person may file a complaint against the judge and that instructions for filing a complaint may be obtained from the clerk.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-08-04 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0034 [HB3054 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB3054-Chaptered.html

Public Act 100-0034
HB3054 EnrolledLRB100 05635 HEP 15649 b
AN ACT concerning courts.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 5. The Circuit Courts Act is amended by adding
Section 28.5 as follows:
(705 ILCS 35/28.5 new)
Sec. 28.5. Complaints; information for filing. The clerk
shall post in the common areas of the courthouse a notice that
a person may file a complaint against the judge that includes
contact information for the Judicial Inquiry Board. The
Judicial Inquiry Board shall develop a uniform statewide notice
and provide the format of the notice to each clerk.