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 Bill Status of HB4637  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  LOCAL GOVERNMENT-TECH

House Sponsors
Rep. David McSweeney - Sam Yingling - Allen Skillicorn - Jonathan Carroll, Cynthia Soto, Carol Sente, Grant Wehrli and John Connor

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Terry Link )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/18/2018SenateReferred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
50 ILCS 805/1from Ch. 85, par. 5801


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Local Land Resource Management Planning Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
50 ILCS 805/1
Adds reference to:
10 ILCS 5/28-7from Ch. 46, par. 28-7
55 ILCS 5/5-1184 new
60 ILCS 1/Art. 24 heading new
60 ILCS 1/24-5 new
60 ILCS 1/24-10 new
60 ILCS 1/24-15 new
60 ILCS 1/24-20 new
60 ILCS 1/24-25 new
60 ILCS 1/24-30 new
60 ILCS 1/24-35 new
605 ILCS 5/6-140 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Township Code. Provides that the board of trustees of any township located in McHenry County may submit a proposition to dissolve the township to the township electors or township electors may petition for a referendum to dissolve a township. Sets forth petition and ballot requirements for the referendum to approve the dissolution. Provides for the transfer of real and personal property, and any other assets, together with all personnel, contractual obligations, and liabilities of the dissolving township. Limits the transferred rights, duties, and funds of the dissolved township to be exercised solely on behalf of the residents of the geographic area within the boundaries of the dissolved township. Provides that all road districts wholly within the boundaries of the dissolving township are dissolved on the date of dissolution of the dissolving township and the powers and responsibilities of the road district are transferred to McHenry County, and provides that municipalities within the dissolving township may elect to assume the duties and responsibilities of the road district or road districts. Limits extensions of specified property tax levies to 90% of the original property tax levy and within the boundaries of the dissolved township. Amends the Election Code and Counties Code making conforming changes. Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that any township in Lake County or McHenry County shall abolish a road district of that township if the roads of the road district are less than 15 miles in length, as determined by the county engineer or county superintendent of highways. Provides that the road district is abolished on the expiration of the term of office of the highway commissioner of the road district facing abolition following the determination by the county engineer or county superintendent of highways. Provides for transfer of rights, powers, duties, assets, property, liabilities, obligations, and responsibilities of the road district to the township. Provides that the township board of trustees may enter into a contract with the county, a municipality, or a private contractor to administer the roads added to its jurisdiction. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/6/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  2/7/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/7/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/21/2018HouseAssigned to Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee
  3/22/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  3/22/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/9/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee
  4/9/2018HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. David McSweeney
  4/9/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/9/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee; by Voice Vote
  4/9/2018HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee; 011-000-000
  4/9/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
  4/9/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
  4/10/2018HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/13/2018HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/13/2018HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/16/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  4/16/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
  4/16/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
  4/17/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
  4/17/2018HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 080-022-001
  4/17/2018HouseMotion Filed to Reconsider Vote Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/17/2018HouseMotion to Reconsider Vote - Withdrawn Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/17/2018SenateArrive in Senate
  4/17/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 18, 2018
  4/18/2018SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Terry Link
  4/18/2018SenateFirst Reading
  4/18/2018SenateReferred to Assignments

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