Bill Text: IL HB5745 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Chaptered

Bill Title: Amends the Jury Commission Act. Provides that any nursing mother shall be excused from jury service upon request.

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-1)

Status: (Passed) 2018-08-03 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0696 [HB5745 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB5745-Chaptered.html

Public Act 100-0696
HB5745 EnrolledLRB100 20737 HEP 36216 b
AN ACT concerning courts.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 5. The Jury Commission Act is amended by adding
Section 10.3 as follows:
(705 ILCS 310/10.3 new)
Sec. 10.3. Excusing prospective jurors; nursing mothers.
Any mother nursing her child shall, upon request, be excused
from jury service.