|Public Act 094-0140
||LRB094 11228 RLC 41955 b
AN ACT concerning criminal law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Criminal Code of 1961 is amended by changing
Section 11-9.1 as follows:
(720 ILCS 5/11-9.1)
(from Ch. 38, par. 11-9.1)
Sexual exploitation of a child.
(a) Any person commits sexual exploitation of a child if in
of a child and with intent or knowledge that a
child would view his or her
acts, that person:
(1) engages in a sexual act; or
(2) exposes his or her sex organs, anus or breast for
the purpose of
sexual arousal or gratification of such
person or the child.
(a-5) A person commits sexual exploitation of a child who
entices, coerces, or persuades a child to remove the
child's clothing for the
purpose of sexual arousal or
gratification of the person or the child, or
(b) Definitions. As used in this Section:
"Sexual act" means masturbation, sexual conduct or sexual
as defined in Section 12-12 of this Code.
"Sex offense" means any violation
Article 11 of this
Code or a violation of Section 12-13, 12-14, 12-14.1, 12-15,
12-16, or 12-16.2 of this Code.
"Child" means a person under 17 years of age.
(1) Sexual exploitation of a child is a Class A
misdemeanor. A second
or subsequent violation of this
or a substantially similar law of another state
a Class 4 felony.
(2) Sexual exploitation of a child is a Class 4 felony
if the person has
been previously convicted of a sex