IL HJRCA0042 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 15 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-02-27 - Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Proposes to amend the Judiciary Article of the Illinois Constitution. Removes language providing that Supreme, Appellate and Circuit Judges shall be nominated at primary elections or by petition. Makes corresponding changes. Provides that the name of each person seeking election to the office of Judge at a general election shall be submitted to the electors without party designation. Effective upon being declared adopted in accordance with Section 7 of the Illinois Constitutional Amendment Act.

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2018-02-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2018-02-16HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-02-16HouseRead in Full a First Time
2018-02-15HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Steven A. Andersson

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