Bill Status of SB1742  103rd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Steve Stadelman

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/29-21 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that a person commits a Class A misdemeanor if the person, with intent to injure a candidate or influence the result of an election, creates a deep fake video (a video created with the intent to deceive that appears to depict a real person performing an action that did not occur in reality) and causes the deep fake video to be published or distributed within 30 days of an election.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Steve Stadelman
  2/9/2023SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/21/2023SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/9/2023SenateTo Subcommittee on Elections
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments