Bill Sponsors: IL HB4704 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Bill Title: Creates the Right to Garden Act. Allows the State or a unit of local government to regulate gardens on residential property unless the statute or regulation has the practical effect of precluding gardens on residential property entirely. Defines the terms "garden" and "residential property". Limits home rule powers. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-2)

Status: (Introduced) 2020-03-12 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Karina Villa [HB4704 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Sonya Harper [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-006FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Kelly Burke [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-036FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Maurice West [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-067FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Anne Stava-Murray [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-081FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Allen Skillicorn [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-066FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Theresa Mah [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-002FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Anna Moeller [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-043FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Justin Slaughter [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-027FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Marcus Evans [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-033FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Mary Flowers [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-031FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Rita Mayfield [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-060FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Latoya Greenwood [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-114FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Will Guzzardi [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-039FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Edgar Gonzalez [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-021FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaN/A
Representative Joe Sosnowski [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-069FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative William Davis [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-030FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Deborah Conroy [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-046FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Karina Villa [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-049FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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