IL HB0325 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-2)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-03-31 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that no former officer, former member, or former State employee and no employee or immediate family member of a former officer, former member, or former State employee shall engage in lobbying for a period of 2 years after the last day of the most recent term of office to which the former officer was elected or, if not elected, for a period of 2 years after the former officer, former member, or former State employee ended his or her employment with the State. Makes a violation of these requirements a Class 4 felony. Authorizes the imposition of a fine in an amount equal to the total amount of salary, compensation, or any other form of payment that the person received in connection with the prohibited activity. Defines "immediate family member". Effective immediately.

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2017-03-31HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
2017-02-16HouseTo Criminal Administration and Enforcement Subcommittee
2017-01-25HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2017-01-11HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-11HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-11HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Scott Drury

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
54301-5Amended CodeCitation Text
54305-47New CodeSee Bill Text
543050-5Amended CodeCitation Text

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