Votes: IL HB2627 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the School Code. Provides that, before detaining and questioning a student on school grounds who is under 18 years of age and who is suspected of committing a criminal act, a law enforcement officer, school resource officer, or other school security personnel must comply with certain requirements; defines "school grounds". Provides that the requirements do not limit the authority of a law enforcement officer to make an arrest on school grounds and do not apply to specified circumstances that would cause a reasonable person to believe that urgent and immediate action is necessary. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 43-0)

Status: (Passed) 2019-08-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0478 [HB2627 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Voting Records

HouseConcurrence in House2019-06-01833020115PassedLinkView
HouseConcurrence in House2019-06-01833020115PassedLinkView
SenateThird Reading in Senate2019-05-3042143059PassedLinkView
HouseThird Reading in House2019-04-11783340115PassedLinkView

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