IL HB2551 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 18-11)
Status: Passed on August 11 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-11 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0067
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the State Fire Marshal Act. Provides that the Office of the State Fire Marshal shall administer grants (currently, General Revenue Fund grants) to areas not located in a fire protection district or in a municipality which provides fire protection services, to defray the organizational expenses of forming a fire protection district. Amends the Law Enforcement and Fire Fighting Medal of Honor Act. Provides that members of the Fire Fighting Medal of Honor Committee shall serve without compensation but shall be reimbursed for actual expenses incurred in the performance of their duties from funds appropriated to the Office of the State Fire Marshal (currently, Office of the Governor) for such purpose. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-19 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-16 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 108 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-08-11HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0067
2017-08-11HouseEffective Date August 11, 2017
2017-08-11HouseGovernor Approved
2017-06-16HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-19HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-19SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-000-000
2017-05-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2017
2017-05-12SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-04SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 5, 2017
2017-05-04SenateDo Pass State Government; 007-000-000
2017-04-25SenateAssigned to State Government
2017-04-05SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2017-03-31SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
2017-03-30SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-30SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-30SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Dale Fowler
2017-03-17SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 28, 2017
2017-03-17SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-16HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 108-000-000
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brian W. Stewart
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-09HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-09HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Fire & Emergency Services Committee; 005-000-000
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anthony DeLuca
2017-02-28HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
2017-02-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Lee Long
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Charles Meier
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chad Hays
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
2017-02-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael D. Unes
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Fire & Emergency Services Committee
2017-02-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2017-02-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2017-02-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
2017-02-16HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
2017-02-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Reginald Phillips
2017-02-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-02-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
2017-02-15HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy E. Frese
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2017-02-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-02-08HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2017-02-08HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-08HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-08HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John Cavaletto

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