IL HB0503 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 20-0)
Status: Failed on January 8 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Designates President Barack Obama's date of birth, August 4, as a legal holiday on which to hold appropriate exercises in commemoration of him. Includes that when the day falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be held and considered the holiday. Amends the Election Code, the Illinois Procurement Code, the School Code, and the Promissory Note and Bank Holiday Act to include Barack Obama's birthday as a holiday. Effective immediately.

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2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2017-04-28HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-24HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2017-03-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Melissa Conyears-Ervin
2017-03-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-03-21HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-03-21HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
2017-03-21HouseThird Reading - Consideration Postponed
2017-03-10HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2017-02-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Martwick
2017-02-22HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-02-22HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2017-02-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
2017-02-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-02-09HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
2017-02-09HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
2017-02-08HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
2017-02-08HouseDo Pass / Standard Debate State Government Administration Committee; 004-003-000
2017-02-02HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
2017-01-20HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-20HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-20HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sonya M. Harper

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1051-6Amended CodeCitation Text
105524-2Amended CodeCitation Text
20563017Amended CodeCitation Text
3050015-45Amended CodeCitation Text
549061New CodeSee Bill Text

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