Bill Sponsors: IL HB0479 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends "An Act to renew the Great Seal of State", approved March 7, 1867. Provides that the State seal shall bear the date "December 3, 1818" in recognition of the date of Illinois' statehood and that the date "December 3, 1818" shall replace any other date appearing on the State seal. Provides that any further additions or changes made to the design of the seal are wholly within the discretion of the Secretary of State. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-09-28 - Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB0479 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Michael Zalewski [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-023FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Kwame Raoul [D]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-013FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Dave Syverson [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-035FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Steve Stadelman [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-034FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Pat McGuire [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-043FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Napoleon Harris [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-015FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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