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 Bill Status of HB5711  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Michael G. Connelly - Mike Fortner

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/9-45 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Authorizes counties with populations of 500,000 or greater but not greater than 1,000,000 to adopt ordinances imposing and enforcing campaign finance disclosure and reporting requirements and campaign contribution limits with respect to candidates for county office. Requires the ordinances to be consistent with and no less restrictive than the provisions of the Code. Requires that a county that adopts an ordinance file it with the State Board of Elections. Permits the State Board to develop and make available guidelines and models for ordinances. Requires election authorities in a county subject to an ordinance to cooperate in the implementation and enforcement of the ordinance.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2010HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael G. Connelly
  2/9/2010HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  2/9/2010HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2010HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2010HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  3/15/2010HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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