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 Bill Status of SB0497  102nd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Don Harmon - Pamela J. Althoff

House Sponsors
(Rep. Mike Fortner - Al Riley - Patricia R. Bellock)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/18/2014SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0653

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
55 ILCS 5/1-1001from Ch. 34, par. 1-1001

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
55 ILCS 5/1-1001
Adds reference to:
60 ILCS 1/30-10
60 ILCS 1/30-50
60 ILCS 1/30-205

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Township Code. Provides that certain notices must be posted 15 days (now 10 days) before the township meeting. Provides that certain notices must be posted 15 days (now 10 days) before the public hearing. Provides that any group of registered voters may request an advisory opinion of public policy to be considered by the electors at the annual meeting with proper written notice to the township clerk in the same manner as required for an agenda item, which shall then be published on the township board's agenda. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/23/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton
  1/23/2013SenateFirst Reading
  1/23/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/13/2013SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/20/2013SenateDo Pass Executive; 010-000-000
  3/20/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 21, 2013
  4/12/2013SenateSecond Reading
  4/12/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 16, 2013
  4/16/2013SenateRe-referred to Assignments
  11/5/2013SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  11/5/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading November 6, 2013
  11/5/2013SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Don Harmon
  11/5/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon; -Althoff
  11/5/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  11/5/2013SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As November 7, 2013
  11/6/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Executive
  11/6/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Executive; 015-000-000
  11/7/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  11/7/2013SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  11/7/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Harmon-Althoff
  11/7/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  11/7/2013Senate3/5 Vote Required
  11/7/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  11/8/2013HouseArrived in House
  11/8/2013HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  12/2/2013HouseFirst Reading
  12/2/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/11/2014HouseAssigned to Counties & Townships Committee
  2/19/2014HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Counties & Townships Committee; 005-000-000
  2/20/2014HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/20/2014HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  4/1/2014HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/1/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/2/2014HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 110-002-001
  4/2/2014HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  4/2/2014SenatePassed Both Houses
  5/1/2014SenateSent to the Governor
  6/18/2014SenateGovernor Approved
  6/18/2014SenateEffective Date June 18, 2014
  6/18/2014SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0653

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