Bill Status of HB5780 101.th General Assembly
Short Description: IEMA-DISASTER PROCLAMATION
Rep. Tim Butler, Grant Wehrli, Avery Bourne, Blaine Wilhour, Amy Grant, Mike Murphy, Tom Weber, Margo McDermed, Daniel Swanson, Terri Bryant, Dave Severin, Patrick Windhorst, Tony McCombie, Thomas M. Bennett, Dan Caulkins, Lindsay Parkhurst, Andrew S. Chesney, Steven Reick and Darren Bailey
| 1/13/2021||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Emergency Management Agency Act. Provides that in any 12-month period the Governor shall have the authority to issue only one proclamation per disaster and that any further proclamation for the disaster that triggered the original proclamation shall be in force only after a two-thirds vote of each chamber of the General Assembly approves a joint resolution containing the exact language of the proclamation and which the Governor must follow. Provides that the Governor shall have no authority to amend or change the language of the proclamation as approved by joint resolution.