IL HJR0034 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)
Status: Engrossed on April 5 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-08-04 - Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Encourages Congress to introduce and pass new legislation on the admission of Puerto Rico as the 51st State.

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Roll Calls

2017-04-05 - House - Motion in House (Y: 72 N: 36 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-04SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
2017-05-04SenateTo Subcommittee on Special Issues (EX)
2017-05-04SenateRe-referred to Executive
2017-05-02SenateAssigned to State Government
2017-04-06SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-04-06SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2017-04-06SenateArrive in Senate
2017-04-05HouseResolution Adopted as Amended 072-036-002
2017-04-05HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-28HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
2017-03-24HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-24HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Luis Arroyo
2017-03-22HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Durkin
2017-03-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Resolutions
2017-03-15HouseRecommends Be Adopted International Trade & Commerce Committee; 003-002-000
2017-03-15HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel J. Burke
2017-03-15HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2017-03-15HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
2017-03-07HouseAssigned to International Trade & Commerce Committee
2017-02-22HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-21HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Luis Arroyo

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