Bill Text: IL SB0058 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Engrossed


Bill Title: Amends the Police and Community Relations Improvement Act. Provides that each law enforcement agency shall adopt a written policy regarding drug testing following an officer-involved shooting. Provides that the written policy adopted by the law enforcement agency must include the following requirements: (1) each law enforcement officer who is involved in an officer-involved shooting must submit to alcohol and drug testing; and (2) the alcohol and drug testing must be completed as soon as possible after the shooting but no later than one hour after the officer-involved shooting. Defines "officer-involved shooting". Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-05-19 - Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017 [SB0058 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-SB0058-Engrossed.html



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1 AN ACT concerning law enforcement officers.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Police and Community Relations Improvement
5Act is amended by adding Section 1-25 as follows:
6 (50 ILCS 727/1-25 new)
7 Sec. 1-25. Drug and alcohol testing.
8 (a) As used in this Section, "officer-involved shooting"
9means any instance when a law enforcement officer discharges
10his or her firearm, causing injury or death to a person or
11persons, during the performance of his or her official duties
12or in the line of duty.
13 (b) Each law enforcement agency shall adopt a written
14policy regarding drug and alcohol testing following an
15officer-involved shooting. The written policy adopted by the
16law enforcement agency must include the following
17requirements:
18 (1) each law enforcement officer who is involved in an
19 officer-involved shooting must submit to drug and alcohol
20 testing; and
21 (2) the drug and alcohol testing must be completed as
22 soon as practicable after the officer-involved shooting
23 but no later than the end of the involved officer's shift

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1 or tour of duty.
2 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
3becoming law.
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