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 Bill Status of HJRCA0005  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  CON AMEND-CITIZEN INITIATIVE

House Sponsors
Rep. Mark Batinick, Brad Halbrook, Dan Ugaste, Chris Bos, Patrick Windhorst, Tim Ozinga, Thomas M. Bennett, Ryan Spain and Martin McLaughlin

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
 
ILCON Art. XIV, Sec. 3 


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Constitutional Revision Article of the Illinois Constitutional. Provides that amendments to the Illinois Constitution (currently, Article IV of the Constitution only) may be proposed by a petition signed by a number of electors equal in number to at least eight percent of the total votes cast for candidates for Governor in the preceding gubernatorial election. Provides that the initiative process shall not be used for the proposal, modification, or repeal of any portion of the Bill of Rights of the Constitution or to modify the initiative process for proposing amendments to the Constitution. Makes conforming changes. Effective upon being declared adopted.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/2/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mark Batinick
  2/4/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brad Halbrook
  2/8/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Ugaste
  2/8/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Bos
  2/8/2021HouseRead in Full a First Time
  2/8/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/11/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick Windhorst
  2/19/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tim Ozinga
  2/24/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  3/18/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ryan Spain
  3/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin McLaughlin

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