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ILHB4469VetoAmends the Election Code. Provides that each election authority shall collaborate with the county jail within the jurisdiction of the election authority to facilitate voting by mail for voters eligible to vote in the county who are confined or detain...
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2018-08-17
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILHB5447PassCreates the First 2018 General Revisory Act. Combines multiple versions of Sections amended by more than one Public Act. Renumbers Sections of various Acts to eliminate duplication. Corrects obsolete cross-references and technical errors. Makes styli...
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2018-08-14
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0863
ILSB2223PassAmends the Election Code. Provides that a political committee that receives notification from the State Board of Elections to conduct an audit of its financial records must conduct that audit using the financial records required to be maintained by t...
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0784
ILSB3523IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that every 2 years, each election authority shall submit specified information on the voting equipment used within the jurisdiction of the election authority to the State Board of Elections. Requires each election a...
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2018-08-08
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB5801IntroCreates the Citizens Empowerment Act. Provides that registered voters may petition for a referendum at the next general election to dissolve a unit of local government. Sets forth requirements for the petition, the ballot referendum, and the public h...
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2018-08-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5123PassAmends the Election Code. Provides that a county board in a county in which there is no city, village, or incorporated town with a board of election commissioners that has established a county board of election commissioners may, by ordinance or reso...
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2018-07-23
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0628
ILSB2651PassAmends the Election Code. Provides that a judicial district committee for each judicial district and a judicial circuit committee for each judicial circuit, among other committees, are authorized and shall constitute the central or managing committee...
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2018-07-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0623
ILSB2273VetoAmends the Election Code. Provides that the Electronic Registration Information Center shall provide the exclusive interstate voter registration program for the State. Provides that the State Board of Elections shall not share identification records ...
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2018-07-17
Governor Vetoed
ILHB1010EnrollAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILHB2477EnrollAmends the Election Code. Provides that no patient who has resided for less than 180 days in any hospital or mental institution (rather than no patient of any hospital or mental institution) in the State shall by virtue of his or her abode at the hos...
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2830EnrollAmends the Election Code. Requires that the trustees for the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District be elected at consolidated elections. Provides that where a nomination for election is to be made for a trustee of the Fox Metro Water Reclamation Distr...
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2018-06-28
Sent to the Governor
ILHB1011IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning expenses of conducting a primary election.
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2018-05-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4889IntroAmends the Election Code. Modifies the language of the petition nomination form for candidates. Provides that a candidate for an office must certify that he or she has not exceeded any limitations on the number of terms that he or she may serve for t...
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2018-05-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4808EngrossAmends the Election Code. Provides that write-in votes shall be counted only for persons who have filed notarized declarations of intent to be write-in candidates with the proper election authority, authorities, or State Board of Elections no earlier...
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2018-05-31
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3186EngrossAmends the State Finance Act. Provides that beginning on the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 100th General Assembly, all moneys collected and payable to the Department of State Police under specified provision of the Unified Code of Corr...
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2018-05-31
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3618IntroAmends the Election Code. Changes the date for general primary elections from the third Tuesday in March to the first Tuesday in April. Changes the date for consolidated primary elections from the last Tuesday in February to the second Tuesday in Mar...
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2018-05-31
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3512IntroCreates the Rent Control Act. Establishes County Rent Control Boards in every county on the date all initial members of a Board are elected and qualified. Provides for nomination and election of Board members. Includes provisions relating to qualific...
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2018-05-30
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB5909IntroAmends the Election Code. Changes the date for general primary elections from the third Tuesday in March to the first Tuesday in April. Changes the date for consolidated primary elections from the last Tuesday in February to the second Tuesday in Mar...
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2018-05-29
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1424EngrossCreates the Small Donor Democracy Matching System for Fair Elections Act. Amends the Election Code. Creates a small donor campaign contribution matching system for candidates for the offices of Governor, Attorney General, State Comptroller, State Tre...
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2018-05-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4663EngrossAmends the Election Code. Provides that nothing in provisions concerning the designation of a candidate's name on a nomination petition or ballot shall require a candidate to use his or her spouse's surname after marriage, or to return to his or her ...
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2018-05-11
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3079IntroAmends the Election Code. Includes in the definition of "electioneering communication", a digital communication and provides that the definition includes any communication that is placed or promoted on an online platform. Provides that an online plat...
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2018-05-11
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0439IntroAmends the Election Code. Creates a pilot program for DuPage County that allows the election authority to obtain driver's license pictures to help verify a voter's identity. Removes provisions that an unregistered qualified elector may register to vo...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Jeanne M Ives
ILHB4426IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that on the day before election day, a permanent polling place for early voting must remain open no later than 5:00 p.m. Makes conforming and other changes. Effective immediately.
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Tim Butler
ILHB4425IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that any campaign, party, or other organization or individual that engages in a vote by mail operation in which voters are sent applications for vote by mail ballots shall also provide the voter with a postage-paid ...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Tim Butler
ILHB4557IntroAmends the Election Code. Requires (rather than encourages) a school district to close a school or hold a teachers institute day if the school is chosen as a polling place by the county board or board of election commissioners. Effective immediately.
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Margo McDermed
ILHB4678IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that no person is entitled to vote at a primary election if that person has participated in the town political party caucus next preceding the primary of another political party by signing an affidavit of voters att...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Brad Halbrook
ILHB4749IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that provisions concerning automatic voter registration and designated automatic voter registration agencies shall be implemented no later than 90 days after the federal Real ID database is certified by the Secretar...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Mike Fortner
ILHB4809IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides for various changes concerning requirements for petitions for proposed constitutional amendments. Provides requirements for petition sheets for proposed constitutional amendments. Provides for the design of a standa...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Mike Fortner
ILHB4854IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that each election precinct shall contain 1,500 voters (now, 500 voters in counties, 600 voters in a municipality with a board of election commissioners and fewer than 500,000 inhabitants, or 400 voters in a municip...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Joe Sosnowski
ILHB4866IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that each election precinct shall contain 1,200 voters (now, 500 voters in counties, 600 voters in a municipality with a board of election commissioners and fewer than 500,000 inhabitants, or 400 voters in a municip...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. David S. Olsen
ILHB4876IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that electronic filing is required for all political committees, regardless of the amount of contributions, expenditures, or loans received by that political committee. Removes language allowing the State Board of E...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Tim Butler
ILSB0226IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning expenses of conducting a primary election.
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2018-05-03
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0227IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the nomination of candidates for the General Assembly.
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2018-05-03
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3526IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that the County Board in each county, except in counties having a population of 200,000 (rather than 3,000,000) inhabitants or over, shall, at its regular meeting in June, divide its election precincts which contain...
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2018-05-03
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0834IntroCreates the Illinois Election Integrity Act. Amends the Election Code. Requires that each election authority (i) conduct an election day audit of a random sample of 10% of votes cast and (ii) provide by contract or employment for the performance by o...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3909IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, an individual who is 16 or 17 years of age may register to vote, with the registration held in abeyance by the appropriate election authority until such time as that ...
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2476IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that any campaign, party, or other organization or individual that engages in a vote by mail operation in which voters are sent applications for vote by mail ballots shall also provide the voter with a postage-paid ...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2477IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that when a person who intends to be a write-in candidate for an uncontested office has not timely filed nomination papers but has filed a written statement or notice of his or her intent, no primary ballot shall be...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2831IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that each election precinct shall contain 1,200 voters (currently, 500 voters in counties, 600 voters in a municipality with a board of election commissioners and fewer than 500,000 inhabitants, or 400 voters in a m...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2821IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that an election jurisdiction may establish vote centers. Defines "vote center" as a polling place where a voter who resides in the county in which the vote center is located may vote without regard to which precinc...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2832IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that, except for in a county with a population of at least 3,000,000 or where election judges are selected by election commissioners, an election authority may reduce the number of judges of election in each precinc...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2766IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB4875IntroAmends the Election Code. Modifies the requirements for political committee statements of organization to include the phone number and email address of a political committee and specified persons. Effective immediately.
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2893IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, a person who is otherwise qualified to vote may preregister to vote on or after that person's 16th birthday, with the registration held in abeyance by the appropriate...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3006IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that no voting machine used, adopted, or purchased by an election authority may be made, manufactured, or assembled outside the United States or constructed with parts made, manufactured, or assembled outside the Un...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3067IntroAmends the Election Code. Authorizes election authorities to conduct risk-limiting audits before and after the certification of election results. Provides that the determination to conduct a risk-limiting audit, the scope of an audit, and the uses of...
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2018-04-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2854EngrossAmends the Election Code. Except for provisions with references to a committeeman and committeewoman, changes references from "committeeman" to "committeeperson" and makes related changes throughout the Code. Changes references from "chairman" to "ch...
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2018-04-24
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1008IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-20
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5531IntroCreates the Small Donor Democracy Matching System for Fair Elections Act. Amends the Election Code. Creates a small donor campaign contribution matching system for candidates for various offices of State government. Creates the Small Donor Democracy ...
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2018-04-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3133IntroCreates the Township Modernization and Consolidation Act. Provides that all townships in a county may be dissolved by referendum, through either citizen petition or county board ordinance. Provides for petition, ordinance, and notice requirements. Pr...
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2018-04-13
To House Rules Committee
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