IL HB2407 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Passed on August 11 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-11 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0053
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that, for the purposes of annexation of contiguous territory, territory shall be considered contiguous to a municipality notwithstanding that the territory is separated from the municipality by a lake, river, or other waterway.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-19 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 51 N: 0 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-16 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 106 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-08-11HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0053
2017-08-11HouseEffective Date January 1, 2018
2017-08-11HouseGovernor Approved
2017-06-16HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-19HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-19SenateThird Reading - Passed; 051-000-000
2017-05-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2017
2017-05-12SenateSecond Reading
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
2017-03-28SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-28SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-23SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2017-03-17SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 28, 2017
2017-03-17SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-16HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 106-001-001
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-15HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
2017-03-15HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Cities & Villages Committee; 014-000-000
2017-03-09HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Cities & Villages Committee
2017-03-08HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-08HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mike Fortner
2017-03-07HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-07HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-24HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-24HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-23HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-22HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Cities & Villages Committee; 011-000-000
2017-02-14HouseAssigned to Cities & Villages Committee
2017-02-06HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-06HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-06HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
6557-1-1Amended CodeCitation Text

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