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 Bill Status of HJRCA0033 General Assembly

Short Description:  CON AMEND-FELON VOTING

House Sponsors
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford and Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die
ILCON Art. III, Sec. 2 

Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Suffrage and Elections Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that the General Assembly may by law provide for the right to vote of a person convicted of a felony, or otherwise under sentence in a correctional institution or jail, but in any event the right to vote shall be restored not later than upon completion of his or her sentence. Effective upon being declared adopted.

DateChamber Action
  5/3/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  5/7/2019HouseRead in Full a First Time
  5/7/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/28/2020HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  5/5/2020HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  5/5/2020HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  6/23/2020HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  10/22/2020HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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