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 Bill Status of HB0827  95th General Assembly


Short Description:  WIRELESS EMERG TEL SAFE-SUNSET

House Sponsors
Rep. Paul D. Froehlich - Donald L. Moffitt - James D. Brosnahan - Michael K. Smith - Mike Fortner, David Reis, Linda Chapa LaVia, Carolyn H. Krause, Frank J. Mautino, Mike Bost, David R. Leitch, LaShawn K. Ford and Sidney H. Mathias

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. William R. Haine )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
50 ILCS 751/70


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Wireless Emergency Telephone Safety Act. Extends the repeal of the Act from April 1, 2008 to April 1, 2013.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds reference to:
30 ILCS 105/8h
50 ILCS 751/10
50 ILCS 751/15
50 ILCS 751/17
50 ILCS 751/25

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Wireless Emergency Telephone Safety Act. Requires wireless carriers to impose a monthly surcharge of $1.50 per CMRS connection (instead of a surcharge amount set by the Wireless Enhanced 9-1-1 Board). Provides for the disbursement of the funds as follows: $0.25 per surcharge shall be deposited into the Wireless Carriers Reimbursement Fund, $0.50 per surcharge shall be distributed to Basic 9-1-1 and Wireless Phase 1 systems, $1.25 per surcharge shall be distributed to Phase 2 systems, and the balance shall be used by the Illinois Commerce Commission to make grants to qualified entities for the purpose of establishing a sophisticated system or upgrading from a Phase 1 to a Phase 2 system. Extends the repeal of the Act from April 1, 2008 to April 1, 2013. Amends the State Finance Act to exclude the Wireless Service Emergency Fund and the Wireless Carriers Reimbursement Fund from provisions that allow the Governor to authorize the transfer of funds from certain special funds to the General Revenue Fund. Provides that the Auditor General shall conduct an audit of the Wireless Service Emergency Fund and the Wireless Carrier Reimbursement Fund. Makes other changes.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
Deletes reference to:
50 ILCS 751/10
50 ILCS 751/25

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Wireless Emergency Telephone Safety Act. Extends the repeal of the Act from April 1, 2008 to April 1, 2013. Amends the State Finance Act to exclude the Wireless Service Emergency Fund and the Wireless Carriers Reimbursement Fund from provisions that allow the Governor to authorize the transfer of funds from certain special funds to the General Revenue Fund. Provides that the Auditor General shall conduct an audit of the Wireless Service Emergency Fund and the Wireless Carrier Reimbursement Fund.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  2/7/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  2/7/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/7/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/7/2007HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Mike Fortner
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Reis
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/8/2007HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Michael K. Smith
  2/8/2007HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/15/2007HouseAssigned to Telecommunications Committee
  2/15/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carolyn H. Krause
  2/21/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frank J. Mautino
  3/23/2007HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/29/2007HouseAssigned to Telecommunications Committee
  3/29/2007HouseCommittee/3rd Reading Deadline Extended-Rule April 30, 2007
  4/17/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  4/24/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David R. Leitch
  4/25/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Telecommunications Committee
  4/25/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Telecommunications Committee; by Voice Vote
  4/25/2007HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Telecommunications Committee; 016-002-002
  4/25/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/26/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  4/26/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/27/2007HouseThird Reading/Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 3, 2007
  4/30/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
  5/2/2007HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  5/2/2007HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  5/2/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  5/2/2007HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  5/2/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted by Voice Vote
  5/2/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/2/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. James D. Brosnahan
  5/2/2007HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  5/3/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. LaShawn K. Ford
  5/3/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-003-000
  5/3/2007HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  5/3/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  5/3/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  5/3/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  5/3/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading May 8, 2007
  5/3/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  5/8/2007SenateFirst Reading
  5/8/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  5/15/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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