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 Bill Status of SB0003  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  LOCAL GOVERNMENT CONSOLIDATION

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Thomas Cullerton - Melinda Bush - Julie A. Morrison and Mattie Hunter

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/28/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 043-014-002

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/3-7 new
10 ILCS 5/28-1from Ch. 46, par. 28-1
55 ILCS 5/Div. 2-4 heading
55 ILCS 5/2-4006
55 ILCS 5/5-44010
55 ILCS 5/5-44020
55 ILCS 5/5-44043 new
60 ILCS 1/10-25
60 ILCS 1/Art. 22 heading new
60 ILCS 1/22-5 new
60 ILCS 1/22-10 new
60 ILCS 1/22-15 new
60 ILCS 1/22-20 new
60 ILCS 1/Art. 23 heading new
60 ILCS 1/23-5 new
60 ILCS 1/23-10 new
60 ILCS 1/23-15 new
60 ILCS 1/23-20 new
60 ILCS 1/23-25 new
60 ILCS 1/25-15
60 ILCS 1/25-25
60 ILCS 1/Art. 29 heading new
60 ILCS 1/29-5 new
60 ILCS 1/29-10 new
60 ILCS 1/29-15 new
60 ILCS 1/29-20 new
60 ILCS 1/29-25 new
60 ILCS 1/65-20
70 ILCS 605/10-12 new
605 ILCS 5/6-130from Ch. 121, par. 6-130
605 ILCS 5/6-130.5 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Local Government Reduction and Efficiency Division of the Counties Code. Provides that the Division applies to all counties (currently, only applies to DuPage, Lake, and McHenry Counties). Excludes specified boards from the definition of "unit of local government". Provides how the status and rights of employees, including those represented by an exclusive bargaining representatives, are affected by the dissolution of a unit of local government under the Division. Provides for the assumption of obligations of the dissolving unit of local government by the entity absorbing the dissolving unit as they relate to representation rights and collective bargaining agreements. Amends the Township Code. Removes a restriction limiting townships to 126 square miles. Provides for the consolidation of 2 or more townships which share a boundary, the merging of one township into 2 other townships, and the dissolution of all townships (currently, only allowed in specified townships) within a coterminous, or substantially coterminous, municipality. Makes other changes. Amends the Election Code. Specifies procedures for township consolidation, merger, and discontinuance referenda. Amends the Illinois Drainage Code. Provides that specified counties may, by resolution, dissolve drainage districts wholly within their borders and drainage districts only partially within its borders under specified circumstances. Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that specified township road districts may be abolished by public referendum. Effective on January 1, 2018, but this Act does not take effect at all unless Senate Bills 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13 of the 100th General Assembly become law.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
Removes provisions that were being added in the Illinois Drainage Code that would have allowed specified counties, by resolution, to dissolve drainage districts wholly or partially within their borders.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3
Replaces the effective date Section. Effective January 1, 2018, but this Act does not take effect at all unless Senate Bills 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, and 16 of the 100th General Assembly become law.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  1/11/2017SenateFirst Reading
  1/11/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/12/2017SenateAssigned to Local Government
  1/23/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
  1/24/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
  1/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  1/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  1/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Local Government
  1/24/2017SenatePostponed - Local Government
  1/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Local Government
  1/24/2017SenateRe-referred to Assignments
  1/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Re-referred to Assignments
  1/24/2017SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  1/24/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading
  1/24/2017SenateSecond Reading
  1/24/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading January 25, 2017
  1/25/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  1/25/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  2/8/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Be Approved for Consideration Assignments
  2/8/2017SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  2/8/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; T. Cullerton
  2/8/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading February 9, 2017
  2/8/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  2/8/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 036-014-007
  2/8/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  2/8/2017SenateMotion Filed to Reconsider Vote Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  2/28/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  2/28/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateMotion to Reconsider Vote - Prevails
  2/28/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  2/28/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Be Approved for Consideration Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  2/28/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted; T. Cullerton
  2/28/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  2/28/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 043-014-002
  2/28/2017SenateMotion Filed to Reconsider Vote Sen. Thomas Cullerton

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