IL HB0547 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on August 25 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-25 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0338
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Increases the base amount from $20,000 to $30,000 for public improvement or maintenance of public property at which a municipality must enter into a contract by public bid or four-fifths council approval. If the contract is approved by council, increases the base amount of expenses that must be taken by public bid from $20,000 to $30,000. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-29 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 53 N: 1 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-16 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 60 N: 46 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-08-25HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0338
2017-08-25HouseEffective Date August 25, 2017
2017-08-25HouseGovernor Approved
2017-06-27HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-29HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-29SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-001-000
2017-05-26SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
2017-05-19SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 22, 2017
2017-05-19SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-16SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2017-05-10SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 11, 2017
2017-05-10SenateDo Pass Local Government; 008-000-000
2017-05-03SenatePostponed - Local Government
2017-04-25SenateAssigned to Local Government
2017-03-22SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-22SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-22SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2017-03-17SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-03-17SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-16HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 060-046-001
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-08HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
2017-03-07HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Cities & Villages Committee; 010-004-000
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Cities & Villages Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-02-23HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Cities & Villages Committee
2017-02-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2017-02-15HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Cities & Villages Committee
2017-02-10HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-10HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2017-02-02HouseAssigned to Cities & Villages Committee
2017-01-24HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-24HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-24HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski

Code Citations

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6554-5-11Amended CodeCitation Text
6558-9-1Amended CodeCitation Text

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