ELEC CD MUN CD-OFFCR-CONVICTD
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Election Code and the Illinois Municipal Code.
Provides that a conviction for an offense that disqualifies an office
holder from holding his or her office shall occur on the date of the
return of a guilty verdict or the entry of a finding of guilt.
Further amends the Illinois Municipal Code to provide that admission
of guilt of a criminal offense that disqualifies an office holder from
holding his or her office, in the form of a written agreement to plead
guilty to a felony, bribery, perjury, or other infamous crime, shall
constitute a resignation from office. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Elections)
Minimal fiscal impact on the operations of the Board.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes reference to:
10 ILCS 5/25-2
65 ILCS 5/3.1-10-50
Adds reference to:
70 ILCS 2605/4 from Ch. 42, par. 323
Deletes everything. Amends the Metropolitan Water Reclamation
District Act. Authorizes the Board of Commissioners to determine its
members' compensation by a 2/3 vote. Allows the Board to provide
additional compensation for its president, vice president, and
committee chairmen. Authorizes the Board to provide for travel and
expense allowances. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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