IL SB0259 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on July 23 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0143
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act. Allows a court to order the relocation of a child on a temporary basis before the entry of a final allocation judgment if it is in the best interests of the child. Provides that a temporary relocation shall not prejudice either parent in the allocation of parental responsibilities contained in a final allocation judgment.

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Roll Calls

2021-05-27 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-23 - Senate - Motion in Senate (Y: 58 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-23SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0143
2021-07-23SenateEffective Date January 1, 2022
2021-07-23SenateGovernor Approved
2021-06-25SenateSent to the Governor
2021-05-27SenatePassed Both Houses
2021-05-27HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-001
2021-05-19HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-18HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2021-05-17HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-17HouseRemoved from Consent Calendar Status Rep. Greg Harris
2021-05-14HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-05-13HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-05-13HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-05-12HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-05-12HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Judiciary - Civil Committee; 015-000-000
2021-05-04HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
2021-04-27HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-04-27HouseFirst Reading
2021-04-26HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Burke
2021-04-26HouseArrived in House
2021-04-23SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
2021-04-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading ** April 21, 2021
2021-04-20SenateSecond Reading
2021-04-14SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 15, 2021
2021-04-14SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 009-000-000
2021-02-24SenateAssigned to Judiciary
2021-02-17SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-02-17SenateFirst Reading
2021-02-17SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
7505603.5Amended CodeCitation Text

Illinois State Sources

Bill Comments 750