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 Bill Status of HB2947  103rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Gregg Johnson, Travis Weaver, La Shawn K. Ford, Nicholas K. Smith, Dan Swanson, Bradley Fritts, Wayne A Rosenthal, Nabeela Syed, Harry Benton, Fred Crespo, Jenn Ladisch Douglass, Lawrence "Larry" Walsh, Jr. and Brandun Schweizer

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Michael W. Halpin)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/5/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/3-699.22 new
625 ILCS 5/3-802from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-802

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Secretary of State may issue special registration plates designated as Defense Superior Service license plates to Illinois residents who have been awarded the Defense Superior Service Medal. Provides that no registration fee shall be charged for the issuance or renewal of a Defense Superior Service plate. Adds vehicle owners who qualify for a Defense Superior Service plate to the list of vehicle owners who may reclass their registration upon acquiring a special license plate without a replacement plate fee or registration sticker cost.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with the following changes. Provides that the Secretary of State may only issue one set of Defense Superior Service plates to eligible individuals without payment of any registration or registration renewal fee.

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2023HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Gregg Johnson
  2/16/2023HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2023HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2023HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety
  3/1/2023HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety; 011-000-000
  3/1/2023HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/1/2023HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Gregg Johnson
  3/1/2023HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2023HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety
  3/15/2023HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Transportation: Vehicles & Safety; 009-000-000
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Travis Weaver
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Swanson
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bradley Fritts
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Wayne A Rosenthal
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nabeela Syed
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Benton
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jenn Ladisch Douglass
  3/15/2023HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence "Larry" Walsh, Jr.
  3/16/2023HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/16/2023HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/16/2023HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2023HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-000-000
  3/23/2023SenateArrive in Senate
  3/23/2023SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/23/2023SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Michael W. Halpin
  3/23/2023SenateFirst Reading
  3/23/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/12/2023SenateAssigned to Transportation
  4/28/2023SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 6, 2023
  5/5/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  2/5/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandun Schweizer

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