IL HB4663 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 10-4)
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 nothing in provisions concerning the designation of a candidate's name on a nomination petition or ballot shall require a candidate to use his or her spouse's surname after marriage, or to return to his or her previous legal surname following a dissolution of marriage.

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Roll Calls

2018-04-18 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 111 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2018-05-11SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2018-04-25SenateAssigned to Executive
2018-04-19SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-04-19SenateFirst Reading
2018-04-19SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2018-04-19SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2018-04-19SenateArrive in Senate
2018-04-18HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
2018-04-17HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2018-04-17HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2018-04-11HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2018-04-11HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Elections & Campaign Finance Committee; 015-000-000
2018-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
2018-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2018-04-10HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2018-02-21HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Finance Committee
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Wojcicki Jimenez
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bill Mitchell
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
2018-02-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tim Butler
2018-02-07HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-02-07HouseFirst Reading
2018-02-07HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Avery Bourne

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1057-10.2Amended CodeCitation Text
1057-17Amended CodeCitation Text

Illinois State Sources

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