Bill Sponsors: IL SB3285 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Creates the Illinois Home Grown Business Opportunity Act. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity shall develop an economic plan to assist businesses and municipalities located geographically close to bordering states. Provides that the plan shall take into account relevant economic data, including input from local economic development officials, and identify and develop specific strategies for utilizing the assets of those regions of the State located geographically close to bordering states, so that those regions may compete economically with bordering states. Requires the plan to include certain economic assessments, recommendations, and resources relevant to assisting businesses and municipalities located near bordering states. Requires that the information and resources collected and established under the plan shall be available to the public and posted on the Department's Internet website. Defines terms.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-2)

Status: (Passed) 2018-08-24 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1084 [SB3285 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator Elgie Sims [D]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-017FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Melinda Bush [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-031FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Linda Holmes [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-042FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Patricia Vanpelt-Watkins [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-005FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator David Koehler [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-046FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Cristina Castro [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-022FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Neil Anderson [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-036FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Napoleon Harris [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-015FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Monica Bristow [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-111FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Deborah Conroy [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-046FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Sam Yingling [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-062FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Katie Stuart [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-112FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Michael Halpin [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-072FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Natalie Phelps Finnie [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-118FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Ryan Spain [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-073FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Latoya Greenwood [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-114FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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