IL SB1344 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on August 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-09 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0326
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Illinois Identification Card Act and the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that "personally identifying information" includes, among other things, an individual's date of birth, height, weight, hair color, eye color, email address, and registration plate number. Restricts the release of personally identifying information within the Secretary of State's office to employees who have a need to know the information for issuance of driver's licenses, permits, or identification cards and investigation of fraud or misconduct. Provides that the Secretary may release highly restricted personal information only to: (1) officers and employees of the Secretary who have a need to access the information for the issuance of driver's licenses, permits, or identification cards and investigation of fraud or misconduct, (2) law enforcement officials for a criminal or civil law enforcement investigation, (3) the State Board of Elections for the purpose of providing the signature for completion of voter registration, and (4) any other entity the Secretary has authorized by rule. Provides that photos, signatures, and documents proving an applicant's identity for the obtainment of an identification card or driver's license are confidential and shall not be disclosed except to: (i) the individual to whom the card was issued, upon written request, (ii) officers and employees of the Secretary of State who have a need to have access to the stored images for purposes of issuing and controlling driver's licenses, permits, or identification cards and investigation of fraud or misconduct, (iii) law enforcement officials for a civil or criminal law enforcement investigation, and (iv) other entities that the Secretary may exempt by rule. Provides that the Secretary retains the right to require additional verification regarding the validity of a request from law enforcement to access social security information and that, if social security information is disclosed by the Secretary for official purposes, no liability shall rest with the Office of the Secretary of State or any of its officers or employees. Effective immediately.

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Title

SOS-PRIVATE INFORMATION

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-05-22 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 118 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-08-09SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0326
2019-08-09SenateEffective Date August 9, 2019
2019-08-09SenateGovernor Approved
2019-06-20SenateSent to the Governor
2019-05-22HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
2019-05-22HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2019-05-22SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-22HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 118-000-000
2019-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-16HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-02HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-01HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 011-000-000
2019-04-24HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
2019-04-10HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-10HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-10HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2019-04-10HouseArrived in House
2019-04-10SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
2019-04-04SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 9, 2019
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Sandoval
2019-04-04SenateSecond Reading
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Transportation; 019-000-000
2019-03-14SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Transportation
2019-03-13SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-13SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2019-03-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 13, 2019
2019-03-12SenateDo Pass as Amended Transportation; 017-000-000
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Transportation
2019-03-07SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-07SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2019-03-05SenatePostponed - Transportation
2019-02-20SenatePostponed - Transportation
2019-02-13SenateAssigned to Transportation
2019-02-07SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-07SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-07SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Martin A. Sandoval

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1533511Amended CodeCitation Text
153351AAmended CodeCitation Text
62551-159.2Amended CodeCitation Text
62552-123Amended CodeCitation Text
62556-110.1Amended CodeCitation Text
62556-110.2New CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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