IL SB2488 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-11-19 - Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that any member of the General Assembly shall, upon being charged with a crime or the return of an indictment for a crime, be immediately removed from any leadership position held by that person. Provides that if the charges are dropped or dismissed, or the member is acquitted of the crime, his or her leadership position shall not be automatically restored, but he or she shall once again be eligible to hold a leadership position. Provides that any person serving as a commissioner of the Legislative Ethics Commission shall, upon being charged with a crime or the return of an indictment for a crime, be immediately removed from his or her position as a commissioner of the Commission. Provides that if the charges are dropped or dismissed, or the former commissioner is acquitted of the crime, his or her position as a commissioner shall not be automatically restored, but he or she shall once again be eligible to hold a position as a commissioner. Makes conforming changes.

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Title

ETHICS-GA LEADERSHIP & LEC

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-11-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
2020-01-29SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2020-01-29SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2020-01-22SenateReferred to Assignments
2020-01-22SenateFirst Reading
2020-01-22SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Melinda Bush

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
543025-5Amended CodeCitation Text
54305-63New CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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