IL HB5957 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 10-1)
Status: Failed on January 8 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Creates the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Act. Provides that the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform shall consist of 18 voting members. Provides for the appointment of the members. Provides that the Commission shall undertake a review of executive branch State agencies and provide recommendations for improvement. Provides that the Commission shall submit a report to the Governor and the General Assembly. Creates the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Fund, which may receive gifts, grants, and donations from any lawful source. Provides that moneys in the Fund shall be used by the Commission exclusively for public purposes. Provides that the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform shall operate as a 501(c)(4) entity under the federal Internal Revenue Code. Repeals the Act on October 1, 2020. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Fund. Effective immediately.

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2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2018-11-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeff Keicher
2018-11-07HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-11-07HouseFirst Reading
2018-10-31HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst
2018-10-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
2018-10-11HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2018-10-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
2018-10-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
2018-10-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
2018-09-20HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Peter Breen
2018-09-20HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
2018-09-19HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
2018-09-17HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Steven Reick

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301055.886New CodeSee Bill Text

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