Bill Sponsors: IL SB0951 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Provides that notice to parties in a contested case under the Act shall be served, among other forms of service, by electronic mail. Provides that parties in a contested case under the Act shall be notified, among other forms of notification, by electronic mail of any decision or order in that case. Provides that an agency may require all attorneys to designate an electronic mail address to which all documents required under certain specified Sections may be transmitted. Provides that if an attorney is required to designate an electronic mail address, he or she must designate one primary electronic mail address, and may designate no more than 2 secondary electronic mail addresses. Provides that an agency may request, but not require, an unrepresented party to designate an electronic mail address to which all documents required under certain specified Sections may be transmitted. Allows an agency to, by rule, make electronic mail the default option for service of documents. Provides that service by electronic mail is complete on the first business day following transmission.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-05-31 - House Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [SB0951 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator Jim Oberweis [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-025FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Michael Connelly [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-021FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Peter Breen [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-048FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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