Bill Status of SB0036 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: GOVT ETHICS-GIFT DISCLOSURES
Sen. Christine Radogno - Kirk W. Dillard, Frank C. Watson, Dale A. Righter and Pamela J. Althoff
| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act and the Election Code. With respect to the disclosure of gifts in statements of economic interests, requires that (i) gifts to the spouse of the person making the statement and to immediate family members living in the same household are considered gifts to the person making the statement; (ii) gifts from persons and entities (now, entities) be disclosed; and (iii) the nature and value of each gift be specified. Requires that the State Board of Elections' website include with filed campaign finance reports (i) a notice that statements of economic interests contain information about public officials and candidates and (ii) a link to the Secretary of State website pages containing statements of economic interests of State officials and candidates. Effective July 1, 2007.