Bill Text: IL HB3106 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Chaptered


Bill Title: Amends the Supreme Court Act. Provides that marshals of the Supreme Court are peace officers and have all the powers possessed by police officers in cities and by sheriffs. Provides that marshals may exercise these powers throughout the State. Provides that no marshal has peace officer status or may exercise police powers unless: (i) he or she successfully completes the basic police training course mandated and approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board; or (ii) the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board waives the training requirement by reason of the marshal's prior law enforcement experience or training or both. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-08-18 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0151 [HB3106 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB3106-Chaptered.html



Public Act 100-0151
HB3106 EnrolledLRB100 10549 HEP 21496 b
AN ACT concerning courts.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 5. The Supreme Court Act is amended by changing
Section 11 as follows:
(705 ILCS 5/11) (from Ch. 37, par. 16)
Sec. 11. Marshals.
(a) The office of marshal for the Supreme Court is hereby
created, such marshals marshal to be selected by the Supreme
Court, and the duties of such marshals marshal shall be to
attend upon its sittings and to perform such other duties,
under the order and direction of the said court, as are usually
performed by sheriffs of courts. The salary of such marshals
marshal shall be fixed by the judges of the Supreme Court, such
salary to be payable from the State treasury, upon bills of
particulars, signed by any one of the judges of the Supreme
Court.
(b) Marshals are peace officers and have all the powers
possessed by police officers in cities and by sheriffs.
Marshals may exercise these powers throughout the State. No
marshal has peace officer status or may exercise police powers
unless: (i) he or she successfully completes the basic police
training course mandated and approved by the Illinois Law
Enforcement Training Standards Board; or (ii) the Illinois Law
Enforcement Training Standards Board waives the training
requirement by reason of the marshal's prior law enforcement
experience or training or both.
(Source: P.A. 90-372, eff. 7-1-98.)
Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.
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