90th General Assembly
Summary of HB1175
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ELEC CD-CHANGE PRIMRY-NONPRTSN                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Election Code, the Public Community College  Act,  and      
   the  Fire  Protection District Act to abolish the nonpartisan election      
   held on the first Tuesday  after  the  first  Monday  in  November  of      
   odd-numbered  years.   Transfers  elections  of  officers  held at the      
   nonpartisan election to the consolidated election held  on  the  first      
   Tuesday  in April of odd-numbered years.  Amends the Election Code and      
   the School Code.  Changes the general primary election from the  third      
   Tuesday  in  March  to the second Tuesday in September.  Maintains the      
   third  Tuesday  in  March  of  presidential  election  years  for  the      
   presidential preference primary and  selection  of  delegates  to  the      
   national nominating conventions.                                            
          HOME RULE NOTE                                                       
          HB1175 does not preempt home rule authority.                         
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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