Bill Status of HJRCA0047 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CON AMEND-TERM LIMITS
Rep. Jim Durkin - Tim Butler - Tom Demmer - Jerry Lee Long - Lindsay Parkhurst, Thomas M. Bennett, Avery Bourne, Allen Skillicorn and Grant Wehrli
| 1/8/2019||House||Session Sine Die|
|ILCON Art. IV, Sec. 2.5 new|| |
Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Legislature and Executive Articles of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that a person may not be elected to the office of State Senator or State Representative, or a combination of those offices, for terms totaling more than 10 years. Limits a person's total service in the office of Speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the Senate, Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, or Minority Leader of the Senate to a total of 8 years in any one office and 10 years combined in 2 or more offices. Provides that service in the General Assembly before the second Wednesday in January of 2019 shall not be considered in the calculation of a person's service. Provides that a person may not be elected to any Executive Branch office, or any combination of Executive Branch offices, for terms totaling more than 8 years; service before the second Monday in January of 2019 shall not be considered in the calculation of a person's service. Effective upon being declared adopted.