IL SB1818 | 2023-2024 | 103rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-0)
Status: Passed on August 7 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-08-07 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 103-0513
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Establishes the Illinois Flag Commission Act. Creates the Illinois Flag Commission for the purpose of developing new State flag designs and making recommendations to the General Assembly concerning whether the current State flag ought to be replaced with a redesigned State flag. Identifies the members to be appointed to the Commission. Describes the duties of the Commission. Requires the Chair of the Commission to convene the first Commission meeting by no later than September 1, 2023. Requires the Commission to report its recommendations to the General Assembly by no later than December 3, 2024. Provides for the repeal of the Act on January 1, 2026. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2023-05-17 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 72 N: 40 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-17 - House - Motion in House (Y: 72 N: 40 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-23 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 39 N: 16 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-08-07SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 103-0513
2023-08-07SenateEffective Date August 7, 2023
2023-08-07SenateGovernor Approved
2023-06-15SenateSent to the Governor
2023-05-25SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Meg Loughran Cappel
2023-05-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2023-05-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2023-05-17SenatePassed Both Houses
2023-05-17HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 072-040-000
2023-05-17HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2023-05-17HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseState Debt Impact Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseRacial Impact Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HousePension Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseLand Conveyance Appraisal Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseJudicial Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseHousing Affordability Impact Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseHome Rule Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseFiscal Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseCorrectional Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseBalanced Budget Note Request is Inapplicable
2023-05-17HouseMotion Prevailed 072-040-000
2023-05-17HouseNote / Motion Filed - Note Act Does Not Apply Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-12HouseThird Reading/Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 19, 2023
2023-05-11HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Vella
2023-05-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
2023-05-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mary Edly-Allen
2023-05-03HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseState Debt Impact Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseRacial Impact Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HousePension Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseLand Conveyance Appraisal Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseJudicial Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseHousing Affordability Impact Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseHome Rule Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseCorrectional Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseBalanced Budget Note Requested by Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-05-03HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2023-05-03HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2023-05-02HouseFiscal Note Requested by Rep. Blaine Wilhour
2023-04-20HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2023-04-20HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech
2023-04-19HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 006-003-000
2023-04-11HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
2023-04-10SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mary Edly-Allen
2023-03-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2023-03-23HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2023-03-23HouseFirst Reading
2023-03-23HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-03-23HouseArrived in House
2023-03-23SenateThird Reading - Passed; 039-016-000
2023-03-20SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
2023-03-10SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
2023-03-10SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2023
2023-03-10SenateSecond Reading
2023-03-09SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 10, 2023
2023-03-09SenateDo Pass State Government; 008-001-000
2023-02-21SenateAssigned to State Government
2023-02-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2023-02-09SenateFirst Reading
2023-02-09SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Doris Turner

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