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 Bill Status of HB5197  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  LOCAL RECORDS-WEBSITE REQUIRED

House Sponsors
Rep. Jay Hoffman

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 605/605-1081 new
50 ILCS 205/20a new
30 ILCS 805/8.46 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Local Records Act. Provides that each unit of local government must have a website, except that information relating to a special district created by another unit of local government may appear on the other unit of local government's website instead of a separate website for that special district. Provides that every website shall, at a minimum, have office holders, contact numbers and emails, and services offered by the unit. Includes specific requirements for websites of counties, townships, and municipalities. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Amends the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, subject to appropriation, may make grants to units of local government to assist the units in complying with the provisions of the amendatory Act.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/27/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jay Hoffman
  1/31/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/9/2022HouseAssigned to Cities & Villages Committee
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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