IL HB4137 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on August 31 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-11-24 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Election Code. Provides that the Illinois State Police and State Board of Elections shall establish an automatic voter registration program that allows an application for, application for renewal of, or change of address form for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card or a concealed carry license to serve as a dual-purpose application to register to vote in Illinois, change his or her registered residence address or name as it appears on the voter registration rolls, affirmatively decline to register to vote, and attest to meting the qualifications to register to vote. Provides that a completed, signed application for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card or concealed carry license shall constitute a signed application to register to vote in Illinois at the residence address indicated in the application unless the person affirmatively declined in the application to register to vote or to change his or her registered residence address or name. Requires the Illinois State Police to electronically transmit to the State Board of Elections personal information needed to complete the person's registration to vote in Illinois at his or her residence address. Makes conforming changes in the Election Code, Firearm Owners Identification Card Act, and the Firearm Concealed Carry Act.

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Title

ELEC CODE-VOTER REGISTRATION

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-11-24HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
2021-10-28HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
2021-10-28HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
2021-09-03HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-09-03HouseFirst Reading
2021-08-31HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mark Batinick

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1051A-16.1aNew CodeSee Bill Text
1051A-16.2Amended CodeCitation Text
1051A-16.7Amended CodeCitation Text
4306513.5New CodeSee Bill Text
4306657New CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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