Bill Status of SB1485  103rd General Assembly

Short Description:  PARK DIST-BD MEMBERS & TERMS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Seth Lewis - Adriane Johnson - Mary Edly-Allen, Willie Preston and Rachel Ventura

House Sponsors
(Rep. Norine K. Hammond)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/28/2023HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
70 ILCS 1205/2-10afrom Ch. 105, par. 2-10a
70 ILCS 1205/2-12afrom Ch. 105, par. 2-12a

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Park District Code. Provides that, if a district board's membership has been expanded or reduced by referendum or resolution, the additional members will be elected not earlier than 197 days (currently, 60 days) after the referendum or resolution and a reduction of board members will not affect the terms of any commissioners holding office at the time of the referendum or to be elected within 197 (currently, 60) days after the referendum. Provides that, if the terms of a district's board members have increased or decreased after referendum or resolution, the terms will commence with the first regular park district election at least 197 days (currently, 60 days) after the date on which the terms were increased or reduced by referendum or resolution. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/7/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Seth Lewis
  2/7/2023SenateFirst Reading
  2/7/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/14/2023SenateAssigned to Local Government
  2/23/2023SenateDo Pass Local Government; 009-000-000
  2/23/2023SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 7, 2023
  3/7/2023SenateSecond Reading
  3/7/2023SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 8, 2023
  3/10/2023SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
  3/10/2023SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mary Edly-Allen
  3/24/2023SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-000-000
  3/24/2023HouseArrived in House
  3/24/2023HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  3/24/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Willie Preston
  3/24/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachel Ventura
  3/24/2023HouseFirst Reading
  3/24/2023HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/11/2023HouseAssigned to Ethics & Elections
  4/28/2023HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee