Illinois General Assembly

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Communication Accessibility


 

 

 

 

 

 

The Capitol is equipped with a TTY pay phone and is wheelchair accessible. The phone is located on the 1st floor of the Capitol building in the north corridor just off the rotunda.

Assistive Listening Devices for the House and Senate chambers and committee rooms are available at the General Assembly Document Center on the 4th floor of the Capitol building, Room 402.

The General Assembly will request a sign language interpreter for the people with hearing loss upon timely request for floor debate, committee meetings, scheduled public events and meeting with members and staff in Springfield.  The request must be made at least 48 hours before the time services are needed.

 

For House requests, please contact the Office of the Clerk at 217-782-8223.

 

For Senate requests, please contact the Secretary of the Senate’s Office at 217-782-5715.

Bill Status and other information is available at the wheelchair-accessible Online Bill Search Kiosk located in the General Assembly Document Center on the 4th floor of the Capitol building, Room 402.

The Legislative Information System office can be contacted at 217-782-2050 (TTY).