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 Bill Status of HB2556  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Joe Sosnowski

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Pamela J. Althoff)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/12/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0331

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
55 ILCS 5/2-3002.5

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning county board elections.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
55 ILCS 5/2-3002.5
Adds reference to:
55 ILCS 5/4-2002from Ch. 34, par. 4-2002

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Counties Code. Provides that a municipality shall be entitled to a $25 prosecution fee for each violation of (i) the Illinois Vehicle Code prosecuted by the municipal attorney, (ii) a municipal vehicle ordinance, or (iii) a nontraffic ordinance which "results in a finding of guilt" (instead of "is tried") before a circuit or associate judge "or in which a defendant has stipulated to the facts supporting the charge or a finding of guilt and the court has entered an order of supervision". Further provides that the fee shall be taxed as costs to be collected from the defendant upon disposition of the case (now, upon conviction). Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/18/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Tom Cross
  2/18/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/18/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2011HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  3/9/2011HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Joe Sosnowski
  3/9/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Joe Sosnowski
  3/9/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/15/2011HouseRe-assigned to Counties & Townships Committee
  3/15/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Counties & Townships Committee
  3/17/2011HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 15, 2011
  4/7/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Counties & Townships Committee; by Voice Vote
  4/7/2011HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Counties & Townships Committee; 007-000-000
  4/7/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/11/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/11/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-000-000
  4/12/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  4/12/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 13, 2011
  4/13/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  4/13/2011SenateFirst Reading
  4/13/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/6/2011SenateDo Pass Criminal Law; 008-000-000
  5/6/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 10, 2011
  5/12/2011SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 13, 2011
  5/17/2011SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  5/17/2011HousePassed Both Houses
  6/15/2011HouseSent to the Governor
  8/12/2011HouseGovernor Approved
  8/12/2011HouseEffective Date August 12, 2011
  8/12/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0331

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