Bill Status of HJRCA0021 97th General Assembly
Short Description: CONAMEND-RECALL ELECTIONS
Rep. Karen May - Keith Farnham
| 5/5/2012||House||Tabled Pursuant to Rule 46|
|ILCON Art. III, Sec. 8 new|| |
Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Suffrage and Elections Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides for elections to recall State executive branch officers except for the Governor, members of the General Assembly, and elected salaried officers of units of local government. Provides for successor elections to fill the vacant term of a recalled officer or member. Provides for petitions to be filed with the State Board of Elections and sets requirements for petitions. Provides for the State Board of Elections to proclaim the election and set the date. Provides for objections to petitions. Provides that the recall provisions are self-executing and judicially enforceable. Effective upon being declared adopted.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/24/2011||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Karen May|| 2/24/2011||House||Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham|| 2/24/2011||House||Read in Full a First Time|| 2/24/2011||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 5/5/2012||House||Tabled Pursuant to Rule 46|