Since internet or online dating is still relatively new, having only been around and mainstream for just over 10 years the laws are just starting to catch up to the business of online dating.
As part of this commitment, we have established a number of youth advocacy programs, ranging from the Illinois Youth Court Association to Internet safety training.
Date does not take a position either way as to if Online Dating Background checks should be required to be conducted by all dating site by state or federal law.
We understand that this is a debated issues and a question of legislative morality.
Please follow the links below to find out more about the Attorney General's initiatives to safeguard children.
The Attorney General is the state's chief legal officer and is responsible for protecting the public interest of the state and its people.
99.9% of all dating sites do not perform background checks.