IL HB0496 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on January 8 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Township Code. Provides that all townships within a coterminous, or substantially coterminous, municipality may be discontinued (currently, municipalities in which the city council exercises the powers and duties of the township board, or in which one or more municipal officials serve as an officer or trustee of the township; that are located within a county with a population of 3 million or more; and which contain a territory of 7 square miles or more). Repeals an Article of the Township Code regarding discontinuance of specified townships in St. Clair County. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-03-29 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 111 N: 2 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2018-05-17SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Terry Link
2017-05-19SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
2017-05-19SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2017-05-19SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2017-05-19SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-05-12SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 19, 2017
2017-05-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Executive
2017-05-12SenatePostponed - Executive
2017-05-09SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Executive
2017-05-05SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-05-05SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon
2017-05-05SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Tom Rooney
2017-04-27SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-04-25SenateAssigned to Executive
2017-04-03SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan McConchie
2017-03-30SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-30SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-29SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2017-03-29SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
2017-03-29SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 30, 2017
2017-03-29SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-29HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
2017-03-29HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-002-000
2017-03-23HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Burke
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-14HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
2017-03-14HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee; 010-000-000
2017-03-14HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brad Halbrook
2017-03-14HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David McSweeney
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ryan Spain
2017-02-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
2017-02-14HouseRe-assigned to Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee
2017-02-08HouseRe-assigned to Government Transparency Committee
2017-02-02HouseAssigned to Counties & Townships Committee
2017-01-20HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-20HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-20HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Tom Demmer

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
60127-5Amended CodeCitation Text
601Art. 27 headingAmended CodeCitation Text
601Art. 28Repealed CodeCitation Text

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