IL SB2356 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Passed on August 27 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-08-27 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0653
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Open Meetings Act. Provides that each public body shall periodically (currently, specifies no less than semi-annually) meet to review minutes of all closed meetings. Provides that meetings to review minutes shall occur every 6 months, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, taking into account the nature and meeting schedule of the public body. Provides that committees which are ad hoc in nature shall review closed session minutes at the later of (1) 6 months from the date of the last review of closed session minutes or (2) at the next scheduled meeting of the ad hoc committee. Provides that when a public body is dissolved, disbanded, eliminated, or consolidated by executive action, legislative action, or referendum, the governing body of the unit of local government in which the public body was located shall review the closed session minutes of that public body.

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Roll Calls

2021-05-30 - Senate - Concurrence in Senate (Y: 59 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-29 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 111 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-23 - Senate - Motion in Senate (Y: 58 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-08-27SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0653
2021-08-27SenateEffective Date January 1, 2022
2021-08-27SenateGovernor Approved
2021-06-28SenateSent to the Governor
2021-05-30SenatePassed Both Houses
2021-05-30SenateSenate Concurs
2021-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 059-000-000
2021-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt State Government; 009-000-000
2021-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to State Government
2021-05-29SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
2021-05-29SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. John F. Curran
2021-05-29SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 30, 2021
2021-05-29SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
2021-05-29HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
2021-05-29HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-29HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2021-05-28HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2021
2021-05-26HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-26HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-24HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-001-000
2021-05-20HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2021-05-20HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
2021-05-17HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-17HouseRemoved from Consent Calendar Status Rep. Greg Harris
2021-05-13HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Weber
2021-05-13HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-05-12HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar State Government Administration Committee; 008-000-000
2021-05-04HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
2021-04-27HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
2021-04-27HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-04-27HouseFirst Reading
2021-04-26HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
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 Local Government; 007-000-000
2021-03-23SenateAssigned to Local Government
2021-02-26SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-02-26SenateFirst Reading
2021-02-26SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John F. Curran

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