Wil Nagel, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority;
provided a brief summary of how the Illinois State Police
(ISP) CHRI repository implements the Fair Information Practices (FIPs).
stated that the committee's review of Illinois' CHRI regulations revealed that those regulations substantially comply with the FIPs.
began the committee's discussion of the Illinois' sealing and expungement policies by pointing some of the reasons the statute is difficult to understand and implement.
The PowerPoint presentation provided some basic readability statistics and identified the top five longest sentences in the statute.
The presentation also compared the statutes Flesch Reading Ease score with other publications and explained that the statute's Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score was equivalent to 27.4 years of formal schooling.
advised the members that any committee recommendations should not be written like the statute.