Bill Sponsors: IL HJRCA0044 | 2013-2014 | 98th General Assembly

Bill Title: Proposes to amend the Executive Article of the Illinois Constitution. Eliminates the Offices of the Comptroller and Treasurer. Provides instead for a single Comptroller of the Treasury. Provides that the Comptroller of the Treasury shall (i) maintain the State's central fiscal accounts and order payments into and out of the funds held by him or her, (ii) be responsible for the safekeeping and investment of monies and securities deposited with him or her, and for their disbursement upon his or her order, and (iii) have the duties and powers that may be prescribed by law. No Comptroller or Treasurer shall be elected in 2018 and thereafter. Effective otherwise upon conclusion of the terms of the Comptroller and the Treasurer elected in 2014.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2014-05-03 - Tabled Pursuant to Rule 46 [HJRCA0044 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Adam Brown [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-102FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Tom Cross [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-097FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

Social Comments on IL HJRCA0044

feedback