Bill Status of SB1336 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CNTY APPORTIONMENT COMMISSION
Sen. Melinda Bush
| 2/9/2017||Senate||Referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that an 8-commissioner County Apportionment Commission in each county that has county board districts shall create an apportionment plan after each federal decennial census. Provides that specified Supreme Court Justices shall select the commissioners. Removes provisions allowing county boards to develop and file an apportionment plan. Provides requirements for districts formed in the apportionment plan, public hearings, filing requirements, and the selection of an additional commissioner if an apportionment plan isn't filed in a timely manner. Provides that the Supreme Court shall have original and exclusive jurisdiction over action concerning apportionment of county districts. Amends the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act and the Election Code making conforming changes.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/9/2017||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Melinda Bush|| 2/9/2017||Senate||First Reading|| 2/9/2017||Senate||Referred to Assignments|