Bill Status of SB0290  103rd General Assembly


Short Description:  ELEC CD-FOREIGN NATIONALS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Michael W. Halpin - Sally J. Turner, Andrew S. Chesney, Win Stoller and Tom Bennett

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/8/2024SenateTo Subcommittee on Elections

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/9-8.5


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that a foreign national may not make, directly or indirectly, a contribution to a ballot initiative committee or an independent expenditure committee for the purpose of influencing any question of public policy to be submitted to the voters, and neither a ballot initiative committee nor an independent expenditure committee may knowingly solicit or accept a contribution from a foreign national for the purpose of influencing any question of public policy to be submitted to the voters. Provides that a foreign national may not make an independent expenditure for the purpose of influencing any question of public policy to be submitted to the voters. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/2/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael W. Halpin
  2/2/2023SenateFirst Reading
  2/2/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/7/2023SenateAssigned to Executive
  2/16/2023SenateTo Subcommittee on Elections
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/10/2024SenateRe-assigned to Executive
  1/11/2024SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner
  2/8/2024SenateTo Subcommittee on Elections
  3/15/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 5, 2024
  3/20/2024SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Andrew S. Chesney
  4/1/2024SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Win Stoller
  4/5/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
  4/9/2024SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Tom Bennett
  4/12/2024SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
  5/3/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
  5/17/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024