IL HB0812 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on August 25 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-25 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0353
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the State Designations Act. Provides that shelter dogs and shelter cats that are residing in or have been adopted from a shelter or rescue facility in this State are designated as the official State pet of the State of Illinois. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-31 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 44 N: 5 NV: 10 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-09 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 105 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-08-25HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0353
2017-08-25HouseEffective Date August 25, 2017
2017-08-25HouseGovernor Approved
2017-06-29HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-31HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-31SenateThird Reading - Passed; 044-005-000
2017-05-26SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
2017-05-23SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 24, 2017
2017-05-23SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-19SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 22, 2017
2017-05-19SenateDo Pass State Government; 007-000-000
2017-05-19SenateReported Back To State Government; 003-000-000
2017-05-12SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 19, 2017
2017-05-12SenateTo Subcommittee on State Designations
2017-05-04SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2017-05-03SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2017-05-02SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
2017-05-02SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Andy Manar
2017-04-27SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2017-04-25SenateAssigned to State Government
2017-03-14SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-14SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-09SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
2017-03-09SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 14, 2017
2017-03-09SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nick Sauer
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
2017-03-09HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 105-000-000
2017-03-07HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-07HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-24HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-23HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 007-000-000
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Christine Winger
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
2017-02-08HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
2017-02-08HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
2017-02-03HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
2017-02-02HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2017-01-31HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-31HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-30HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sara Wojcicki Jimenez

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