IL HB3909 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Failed on January 8 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Election Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, an individual who is 16 or 17 years of age may register to vote, with the registration held in abeyance by the appropriate election authority until such time as that individual attains the required age to vote. Effective immediately.

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2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2018-04-27HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2018-04-18HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
2018-04-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Juliana Stratton
2018-04-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2018-04-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
2018-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2018-04-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2018-03-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2018-03-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2018-02-13HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2018-02-13HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 003-000-000
2017-04-28HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-04-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
2017-04-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2017-04-05HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-05HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-31HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2017-03-30HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2017-03-30HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
2017-03-30HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
2017-03-30HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
2017-03-30HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-30HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elections & Campaign Finance Committee; 010-006-000
2017-03-30HouseReported Back To Elections & Campaign Finance Committee;
2017-03-30HouseRecommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Elections & Campaign Finance Committee; 003-001-000
2017-03-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2017-03-10HouseTo Voter Education & Registration Subcommittee
2017-03-01HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Finance Committee
2017-02-10HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-10HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-10HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Deb Conroy

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1054-8.5Amended CodeCitation Text
1055-8.5Amended CodeCitation Text
1056-35.5Amended CodeCitation Text

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