IL SB1304 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Engrossed on May 4 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-05-19 - Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Illinois Municipal Code and the Fire Protection District Act. Provides that a person shall not be appointed as the chief, the acting chief, the department head, or a position, by whatever title, that is responsible for day-to-day operations of a fire department or fire protection district for greater than 180 days unless he or she possesses: (1) Office of the State Fire Marshal Firefighter Basic Certification or Firefighter II Certification; Office of the State Fire Marshal Fire Officer I and II Certifications; and an associate degree in fire science or a bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college; or (2) a minimum of 10 years' experience as a firefighter at the fire department, or fire protection district, in the jurisdiction making the appointment. Effective immediately.

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Title

APPOINTMENT OF FIRE CHIEFS

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2017-05-04 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2017-05-19HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017
2017-05-15HouseAssigned to Fire & Emergency Services Committee
2017-05-09HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-05-09HouseFirst Reading
2017-05-05HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-05-05HouseArrived in House
2017-05-04SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-001
2017-04-28SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
2017-04-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2017-04-26SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 2017
2017-04-26SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Anderson
2017-04-26SenateSecond Reading
2017-04-26SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Local Government; 008-000-000
2017-04-25SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Local Government
2017-04-19SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2017-04-19SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
2017-04-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-04-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2017-04-05SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 6, 2017
2017-04-05SenateDo Pass as Amended Local Government; 009-000-000
2017-04-05SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-29SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Local Government
2017-03-29SenatePostponed - Local Government
2017-03-17SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 7, 2017
2017-03-15SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Local Government
2017-03-10SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-03-10SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
2017-02-15SenateAssigned to Local Government
2017-02-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-02-09SenateFirst Reading
2017-02-09SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
65510-1-7.3New CodeSee Bill Text
65510-2.1-4Amended CodeCitation Text
7070516.04bNew CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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