IL HB2953 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-3)
Status: Engrossed on April 28 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-05-24 - Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 25, 2017
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [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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Roll Calls

2017-04-28 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 74 N: 31 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-05-24SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 25, 2017
2017-05-24SenateDo Pass Transportation; 014-002-000
2017-05-19SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 26, 2017
2017-05-18SenatePostponed - Transportation
2017-05-12SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 19, 2017
2017-05-09SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
2017-05-05SenateAssigned to Transportation
2017-05-02SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-05-02SenateFirst Reading
2017-05-02SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2017-05-02SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-05-02SenateArrive in Senate
2017-04-28HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 074-031-000
2017-04-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith R. Wheeler
2017-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
2017-04-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
2017-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
2017-04-25HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-25HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-06HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
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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