Votes: IL SB0752 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission Act. Provides that the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission shall be composed of 11 Commissioners (currently, members) that are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate. Requires at least 8 (currently, 6) commissioners of the Commission to be people who are deaf, deafblind, or hard of hearing. Specifies the membership of the Commission. Modifies the qualifications and duties of the Director of the Commission. Provides that the added Director qualifications shall apply to anyone who becomes Director on or after the effective date of this amendatory Act. Establishes the Director as the chief executive officer of the Commission. Modifies a Section concerning the powers and duties of the Commission. Defines "commissioner".

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-12)

Status: (Passed) 2019-01-04 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1170 [SB0752 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Voting Records

SenateConcurrence in Senate2018-11-285405059PassedLinkView
HouseThird Reading in House2018-11-1599116107PassedLinkView
SenateThird Reading in Senate2017-04-255405059PassedLinkView

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