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 Bill Status of HB3317  102nd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. David A. Welter - David McSweeney - Jonathan Carroll - Lindsay Parkhurst

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
55 ILCS 5/5-44065 new
55 ILCS 5/Div. 5-45 heading new
55 ILCS 5/5-45001 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45005 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45010 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45015 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45020 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45025 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45030 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45035 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45040 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45045 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45050 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45055 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45060 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45065 new
55 ILCS 5/5-45070 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the McHenry County Equitable Standards and Governmental Efficiency Law in the Counties Code. Allows the county board to require the election of specified special district trustees that it appoints. Allows the county board chairperson to: eliminate advisory committees or commissions; create standing committees and appoint members; set county board or committee meeting agendas; have line-item veto powers; and hire independent legal counsel or a parliamentarian or both; approve all appropriation expenditures before they are paid; reduce or divert moneys from a county fund with assets exceeding 150% of the previous year's expenditures on a ratable basis to taxpayers. Allows the county board to appoint an inspector general to investigate waste, fraud, and abuse. Provides that, on the effective date of the amendatory Act, the elected chairperson of the county board is a county office distinct from the county board. Terminates the office of county recorder and the office of the county auditor. Amends the Local Government Reduction and Efficiency Division of the Counties Code. Provides that a county board may prohibit or limit a unit of local government that it has proposed to consolidate from starting a capital program, building project, or land acquisition for a set period of time, not to exceed 2 years, while the county board pursues possible consolidation. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David McSweeney
  2/15/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/19/2019HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Sam Yingling
  2/19/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David McSweeney
  3/5/2019HouseAssigned to Counties & Townships Committee
  3/21/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Counties & Townships Committee; 012-002-000
  3/21/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  3/28/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/2/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Counties & Townships Committee
  4/9/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
  4/9/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. David A. Welter
  4/9/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/9/2019HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
  4/9/2019HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. David A. Welter
  4/9/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
  4/10/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst
  4/10/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/10/2019HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/12/2019HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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