IL HB5823 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on August 18 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-11-10 - Referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Creates the Demilitarization of Policing in Illinois Act. Amends the Counties Code and Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that a sheriff's department or police department may not enroll in or receive any property from any program established by the United States Department of Defense under federal law. Limits home rule powers. Effective immediately.

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2020-11-10HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2020-11-10HouseFirst Reading
2020-08-18HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5553-6041New CodeSee Bill Text
65511-1-15New CodeSee Bill Text

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