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Senator Elgie R. Sims, Jr. (D)
17th District

Photograph of  Senator  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Elgie R. Sims, Jr. (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 17th District
627 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-3201
District Office:
8658 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Suite 404
Chicago, IL  60619
(773) 933-7715
(773) 933-5498 FAX

Years served: August 2012-January 2018 (House); January 2018-Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Appropriations I; Appropriations II; Criminal Law; Judiciary (Vice-Chairperson); Telecommunications & InfoTechnology; Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance (Sub-Chairperson); Committee of the Whole.

Biography: Attorney; born in Chicago; B.S., Political Science, Illinois State University; M.P.A., University of Illinois; J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law; married, has two children.

Associated Representative(s): Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
 Nicholas K Smith