IL HB2953 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-04-06 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Regional Transportation Authority Act. Provides that the Regional Transportation Authority Board shall adopt regulations to ensure that the construction or acquisition by the Authority or a Service Board other than the Chicago Transit Authority of services or public transportation facilities (other than real estate) involving a cost of more than the small purchase threshold set by the Federal Transit Administration (rather than $40,000) shall be after public notice and with public bidding. Effective immediately.

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2017-04-06HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
2017-04-05HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
2017-03-30HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-29HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Mass Transit Committee; 011-000-000
2017-03-29HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Mass Transit Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-03-29HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Mass Transit Committee
2017-03-02HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-02HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2017-03-02HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Mass Transit Committee
2017-02-09HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-09HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-09HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Arthur Turner

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