Bill Sponsors: IL HB0489 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Provides that December 3rd of each year is designated as Illinois Statehood Day, to be observed throughout the State as a day to commemorate December 3, 1818 as the day Illinois became the 21st State to join the Union. Provides that each year, within 10 days before Illinois Statehood Day, the Governor shall issue a proclamation announcing the recognition of Statehood Day, and designate the official events that shall be held in honor of Illinois obtaining statehood on December 3, 1818.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 7-1)

Status: (Passed) 2018-08-17 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0898 [HB0489 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Timothy Butler [R]PrimarySponsored BillsN/AFollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Avery Bourne [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsN/AFollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Nicholas Sauer [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-051FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative David Olsen [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-081FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Steven Andersson [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-065FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Christian Mitchell [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-026FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Margo McDermed [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-037FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Pamela Althoff [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-032FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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