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 Bill Status of HB4173  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  ELECTIONS-BALLOT NAME

House Sponsors
Rep. John A. Fritchey - Jim Durkin - William Davis - John D'Amico

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Don Harmon - Pamela J. Althoff - Edward D. Maloney)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/26/2007HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 94-1090

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/7-10.2from Ch. 46, par. 7-10.2
10 ILCS 5/7-17from Ch. 46, par. 7-17
10 ILCS 5/8-8.1from Ch. 46, par. 8-8.1
10 ILCS 5/10-5.1from Ch. 46, par. 10-5.1
10 ILCS 5/16-3from Ch. 46, par. 16-3


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Requires that if a candidate has changed his or her name during the 3 years before the deadline for filing nominating petitions, papers, or certificates, the candidate's name on his or her nominating petition, papers, or certificate and the ballot must include a reference to his or her former name or names and the date or dates of the name changes. Excludes certain name changes due to adoption or a change in marital status.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the bill as introduced with the following changes: Requires the candidate to submit an affidavit as to his or her name changes and the dates of those changes. Makes failure to comply grounds for denying certification of the candidate's name for the ballot or removal from the ballot, as appropriate.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
Further amends the Election Code. In the prohibition against the use of titles in nomination papers, petitions, and certificates and on ballots, removes the exemption for "Mrs." in the case of a married woman.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 (Senate recedes Nov 29, 2006)
Adds reference to:
10 ILCS 5/4-50
10 ILCS 5/5-50
10 ILCS 5/6-100
10 ILCS 5/19A-80 new

Further amends the Election Code. Requires that an election authority transmit a person's name, address, and precinct, ward, township, and district numbers to the State Board of Elections within one business day after the person's grace period registration, grace period voting, or early voting for posting of that information on the State Board of Elections' website accessible by State and local political committees.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2 (Senate recedes Nov 29, 2006)
Adds reference to:
10 ILCS 5/7-10from Ch. 46, par. 7-10
10 ILCS 5/8-8from Ch. 46, par. 8-8
10 ILCS 5/10-5from Ch. 46, par. 10-5

Removes the requirement that the nomination petitions, papers, and certificates be accompanied by affidavits as to name changes. Requires the candidate's statement of candidacy to include those name changes and dates of name changes.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  11/2/2005HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John A. Fritchey
  11/2/2005HouseFirst Reading
  11/2/2005HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2006HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  1/18/2006HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  1/18/2006HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elections & Campaign Reform Committee; by Voice Vote
  1/18/2006HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elections & Campaign Reform Committee; 006-000-000
  1/18/2006HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  1/19/2006HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Durkin
  1/19/2006HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  1/19/2006HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John D'Amico
  1/24/2006HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  1/24/2006HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  1/26/2006HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  1/26/2006HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  1/26/2006HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. John A. Fritchey
  1/26/2006HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/14/2006HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  2/16/2006HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/16/2006HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted by Voice Vote
  2/16/2006HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  2/22/2006HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
  2/22/2006SenateArrive in Senate
  2/22/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading February 23, 2006
  3/6/2006SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
  3/7/2006SenateFirst Reading
  3/7/2006SenateReferred to Rules
  3/15/2006SenateAssigned to Local Government
  3/17/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  3/17/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  3/22/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon
  3/22/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules
  3/23/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Local Government
  3/23/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Local Government
  3/23/2006SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  3/23/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/23/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  3/24/2006SenateDo Pass as Amended Local Government; 008-000-000
  3/24/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 27, 2006
  3/24/2006SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Cheryl Axley
  3/24/2006SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules
  3/27/2006SenateSecond Reading
  3/27/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 28, 2006
  3/30/2006SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  3/30/2006SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  3/30/2006HouseArrived in House
  3/30/2006HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1,2
  4/3/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. John A. Fritchey
  4/3/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion Filed Concur Rep. John A. Fritchey
  4/3/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  4/3/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/1/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Non-Concur Rep. John A. Fritchey
  5/1/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion Filed Non-Concur Rep. John A. Fritchey
  5/4/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 House Non-Concurs by Voice Vote
  5/4/2006HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 House Non-Concurs by Voice Vote
  5/4/2006SenateSecretary's Desk - Non-Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 01,02
  5/4/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Non-Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 01,02
  5/4/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Recede Filed with Secretary Sen. Don Harmon
  5/4/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Recede Referred to Rules
  5/4/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Recede Filed with Secretary Sen. Don Harmon
  5/4/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Recede Referred to Rules
  6/4/2006SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Rules
  11/14/2006SenateApproved for Consideration Rules
  11/14/2006SenateSecretary's Desk - Non-Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 01,02
  11/14/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Non-Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 01,02-November 15, 2006
  11/14/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Recede Rules Referred to Local Government
  11/14/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion to Recede Rules Referred to Local Government
  11/14/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Recede Recommended Do Adopt Local Government; 008-000-000
  11/14/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Motion To Recede Recommended Do Adopt Local Government; 008-000-000
  11/29/2006SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Edward D. Maloney
  11/29/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Senate Recedes 056-000-000
  11/29/2006SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Senate Recedes 056-000-000
  11/29/2006HousePassed Both Houses
  12/28/2006HouseSent to the Governor
  1/26/2007HouseGovernor Approved
  1/26/2007HouseEffective Date June 1, 2007
  1/26/2007HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 94-1090

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