Bill Sponsors: IL HB5957 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Creates the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Act. Provides that the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform shall consist of 18 voting members. Provides for the appointment of the members. Provides that the Commission shall undertake a review of executive branch State agencies and provide recommendations for improvement. Provides that the Commission shall submit a report to the Governor and the General Assembly. Creates the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Fund, which may receive gifts, grants, and donations from any lawful source. Provides that moneys in the Fund shall be used by the Commission exclusively for public purposes. Provides that the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform shall operate as a 501(c)(4) entity under the federal Internal Revenue Code. Repeals the Act on October 1, 2020. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Fund. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 10-1)

Status: (Failed) 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die [HB5957 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Steven Reick [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-063FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Tony McCombie [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-071FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Peter Breen [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-048FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Mary Flowers [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-031FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Steven Andersson [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-065FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Grant Wehrli [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-041FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Thomas Morrison [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-054FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Allen Skillicorn [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-066FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Margo McDermed [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-037FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Lindsay Parkhurst [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-079FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Jeff Keicher [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-070FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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