Bill Text: IL HB3497 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Amends the Park District Code and the Chicago Park District Act. Provides that a park district shall not charge individuals residing inside the corporate boundaries of the park district any fees (i) for any park district program, except for summer programs, or (ii) for use of park district facilities.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-03-31 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB3497 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB3497-Introduced.html


100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
HB3497

Introduced , by Rep. Thaddeus Jones

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
70 ILCS 1205/8-1.3 new
70 ILCS 1505/26.3-3 new

Amends the Park District Code and the Chicago Park District Act. Provides that a park district shall not charge individuals residing inside the corporate boundaries of the park district any fees (i) for any park district program, except for summer programs, or (ii) for use of park district facilities.
LRB100 09732 AWJ 19901 b
FISCAL NOTE ACT MAY APPLY
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY IMPACT NOTE ACT MAY APPLY

A BILL FOR

HB3497LRB100 09732 AWJ 19901 b
1 AN ACT concerning local government.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Park District Code is amended by adding
5Section 8-1.3 as follows:
6 (70 ILCS 1205/8-1.3 new)
7 Sec. 8-1.3. Resident fees. Notwithstanding any other
8provision in this Code, a park district shall not charge
9individuals residing inside the corporate boundaries of the
10park district any fees (i) for any park district program,
11except for summer programs, or (ii) for use of park district
12facilities.
13 Section 10. The Chicago Park District Act is amended by
14adding Section 26.3-3 as follows:
15 (70 ILCS 1505/26.3-3 new)
16 Sec. 26.3-3. Resident fees. Notwithstanding any other
17provision in this Act, the commissioners of the Chicago Park
18District shall not charge individuals residing inside the
19corporate boundaries of the Chicago Park District any fees (i)
20for any Chicago Park District program, except for summer
21programs, or (ii) for use of Chicago Park District facilities.
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