Bill Status of HB4651  96th General Assembly


Short Description:  ELECTIONS-NOMINATION VACANCIES

House Sponsors
Rep. Mike Fortner

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/7-61from Ch. 46, par. 7-61


Synopsis As Introduced
If and only if House Bill 723 of the 96th General Assembly becomes law, amends the Election Code. In the event a person is designated by a party nominating committee to fill a vacancy in nomination for a general election, requires that the person file the required candidate documents at the location otherwise required for filing documents with respect to the office sought (now, with the State Board of Elections), and requires that objections to the personís nominating petitions be heard by the electoral board that otherwise has jurisdiction with respect to objections to nominating petitions for the office sought (now, heard by the State Board of Elections). Effective January 1, 2010.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  10/14/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mike Fortner
  10/14/2009HouseFirst Reading
  10/14/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die