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Public Act 102-0198


Public Act 0198 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY



Public Act 102-0198
HB1742 EnrolledLRB102 15094 LNS 20449 b

    AN ACT concerning civil law.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Civil No Contact Order Act is amended by
changing Section 201 as follows:
    (740 ILCS 22/201)
    Sec. 201. Persons protected by this Act.
    (a) The following persons are protected by this Act:
        (1) any victim of non-consensual sexual conduct or
    non-consensual sexual penetration on whose behalf the
    petition is brought;
        (2) any family or household member of the named
    victim; and
        (3) any employee of or volunteer at a rape crisis
    center that is providing services to the petitioner or the
    petitioner's family or household member.
    (b) A petition for a civil no contact order may be filed:
        (1) by any person who is a victim of non-consensual
    sexual conduct or non-consensual sexual penetration,
    including a single incident of non-consensual sexual
    conduct or non-consensual sexual penetration; or
        (2) by a person on behalf of a minor child or an adult
    who is a victim of non-consensual sexual conduct or
    non-consensual sexual penetration but, because of age,
    disability, health, or inaccessibility, cannot file the
    petition; or
        (3) only after receiving consent from the victim, by
    any family or household member of a victim of
    non-consensual sexual conduct or non-consensual sexual
    penetration, and the petition shall include a statement
    that the victim has consented to the family or household
    member filing the petition.
(Source: P.A. 96-311, eff. 1-1-10.)

Effective Date: 1/1/2022