FIRE DEPARTMENT PROMOTION ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Fire Department Promotion Act. Provides that
promotions in municipal fire departments and fire protection district
fire departments shall be based upon a pass/fail examination,
seniority within the department, and veteran's preference. Requires
promotion of the person at the top of the promotion list. Pre-empts
home rule, but exempts Chicago. Contains other provisions. Effective
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything after the enacting clause except the short
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB 713 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE
SB 713 preempts home rule authority.
FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB713 imposes no additional requirements and does not have a
fiscal impact on units of local gov't.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Changes the short title to the Municipal Fire Department Promo-
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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