(50 ILCS 750/2.28)
Sec. 2.28. Hosted supplemental 9-1-1 service.
"Hosted supplemental 9-1-1 service" means a database service that electronically provides information to 9-1-1 call takers when a call is placed to 9-1-1. The database service shall allow telephone subscribers to provide information to 9-1-1 to be used in emergency scenarios. The database service:
(1) shall collect a variety of formatted data
relevant to 9-1-1 and first responder needs. This information may include, but is not limited to, photographs of the telephone subscribers, physical descriptions, medical information, household data, and emergency contacts.
(2) shall allow for information to be entered by
telephone subscribers via a secure website where they can elect to provide as little or as much information as they choose.
(3) shall automatically display data provided by
telephone subscribers to 9-1-1 call takers for all types of phones when a call is placed to 9-1-1 from a registered and confirmed phone number.
(4) shall support the delivery of telephone
subscriber information via a secure internet connection to all emergency telephone system boards.
(5) shall work across all 9-1-1 call taking equipment
and allow for the easy transfer of information into a computer aided dispatch system.
(6) may be used to collect information pursuant to an
Illinois Premise Alert Program as defined in the Illinois Premise Alert Program (PAP) Act.
(Source: P.A. 97-1018, eff. 8-17-12.)
Last modified: February 18, 2015