2019 Illinois Compiled Statutes
Chapter 325 - CHILDREN
325 ILCS 45/ - Minor Identification and Protection Act.

(325 ILCS 45/1) (from Ch. 23, par. 2451)
Sec. 1. This Act shall be known and may be cited as the Minor Identification and Protection Act.
(Source: P.A. 83-508.)


(325 ILCS 45/2) (from Ch. 23, par. 2452)
Sec. 2. For the purposes of this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, the terms used herein shall have the following meanings ascribed to them:
(a) "Fingerprints" mean the impressions of the lines upon the fingertips taken with ink and placed upon a paper or plastic card for the purpose of identification.
(b) "Local law enforcement agency" means the office of the county sheriff or a department of a municipality authorized by law or ordinance with the duties to maintain public order, make arrests, and enforce the criminal laws of this State or municipal ordinances;
(c) "Minor" means a person under 18 years of age; and
(d) "Parent" means the natural or adoptive parent who has legal custody of the minor.
(Source: P.A. 83-508.)


(325 ILCS 45/3) (from Ch. 23, par. 2453)
Sec. 3. (a) Upon request of a parent or legal guardian of a minor and the presentation of the minor at a local law enforcement agency, the local law enforcement agency shall take a complete set of fingerprints of the minor and issue a fingerprint identification card to the parent or guardian which shall contain the fingerprints of such minor.
(b) The local law enforcement agency taking the fingerprints and issuing a fingerprint identification card may charge the requesting parent or guardian a reasonable fee sufficient to cover the costs incurred by that agency in complying with the provisions of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 83-508.)


Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. Illinois may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.