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 Bill Status of SB1756  97th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Paul Schimpf

House Sponsors
(Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/9/2019SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 465/10

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Flag Display Act. Provides that in lieu of notice being provided by the Department of Veterans' Affairs, any other State or federal entity, agency, or person holding such information may notify the Governor of the death by hostile fire of an Illinois resident member of the United States armed forces. Provides that if such notice is provided to the Governor by an entity, agency, or person other than the Department of Veterans' Affairs, then the obligation to notify the Governor of an Illinois resident soldier's death shall be considered fulfilled.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Paul Schimpf
  2/9/2017SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateAssigned to Veterans Affairs
  3/8/2017SenateDo Pass Veterans Affairs; 008-000-000
  3/8/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 9, 2017
  4/6/2017SenateSecond Reading
  4/6/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
  4/27/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
  4/27/2017HouseArrived in House
  4/27/2017HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst
  4/27/2017HouseFirst Reading
  4/27/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/9/2019SenateSession Sine Die

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