IL HB0684 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-04-28 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Public Officer Prohibited Activities Act. Provides that a unit of local government with taxing authority, or any person holding public office with that unit of local government, shall not use public resources or public funds to obstruct, fight, or challenge initiatives to consolidate, merge, or eliminate any unit of local government. Provides that State moneys shall be withheld from the unit of local government until the obstruction, fighting, or challenge is concluded.

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2017-04-28HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-24HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
2017-02-24HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
2017-02-23HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
2017-02-16HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-15HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee; 011-000-000
2017-02-08HouseAssigned to Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee
2017-01-25HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-25HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-25HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2017-01-25HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
501053.3New CodeSee Bill Text
501054Amended CodeCitation Text

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