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 Bill Status of HB0171  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  LOCAL GOVERNMENT-TECH

House Sponsors
Rep. Sam Yingling

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Thomas Cullerton - Julie A. Morrison)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/4/2017SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
50 ILCS 110/1from Ch. 102, par. 4.10


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Public Officer Simultaneous Tenure Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purpose of the Act.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
50 ILCS 110/1
Adds reference to:
10 ILCS 5/28-7from Ch. 46, par. 28-7
60 ILCS 1/22-10
60 ILCS 1/22-12 new
60 ILCS 1/23-15
60 ILCS 1/23-17 new
605 ILCS 5/6-134
605 ILCS 5/6-135
605 ILCS 5/6-136 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Provides that if and only if Senate Bill 3 of the 100th General Assembly becomes law and House Bill 607 of the 100th General Assembly becomes law the following occurs: Amends the Township Code. Provides that on or after the 2020 general election in the counties of Cass, Henderson, and Cumberland, a referendum to propose township consolidation may be initiated by elector petitions. Provides for petition requirements, public hearing requirements, and requirements for submitting to referendum. Provides that consolidation after petition must be approved by 60% of the electors, in each of the affected townships, voting on the referendum. Makes other conforming changes. Amends the Illinois Highway Code with similar changes for abolishing a road district. Additionally, provides that a road district is abolished on the January 1 following the approval of the referendum or on the date the term of the highway commissioner in office at the time the referendum was approved expires, whichever is later.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
Deletes reference to:
60 ILCS 1/22-10
60 ILCS 1/23-15
605 ILCS 5/6-134
605 ILCS 5/6-135
Adds reference to:
10 ILCS 5/3-7 new
10 ILCS 5/28-1from Ch. 46, par. 28-1
10 ILCS 5/28-7from Ch. 46, par. 28-7
55 ILCS 5/Div. 2-4 heading
55 ILCS 5/2-4006
55 ILCS 5/5-44010
55 ILCS 5/5-44020
55 ILCS 5/5-44043 new
60 ILCS 1/10-25
60 ILCS 1/Art. 22 heading new
60 ILCS 1/22-5 new
60 ILCS 1/22-10 new
60 ILCS 1/22-15 new
60 ILCS 1/22-20 new
60 ILCS 1/Art. 23 heading new
60 ILCS 1/23-5 new
60 ILCS 1/23-10 new
60 ILCS 1/23-15 new
60 ILCS 1/23-20 new
60 ILCS 1/23-25 new
60 ILCS 1/25-15
60 ILCS 1/25-25
60 ILCS 1/Art. 29 heading new
60 ILCS 1/29-5 new
60 ILCS 1/29-10 new
60 ILCS 1/29-15 new
60 ILCS 1/29-20 new
60 ILCS 1/29-25 new
60 ILCS 1/65-20
65 ILCS 95/4from Ch. 24, par. 1604
65 ILCS 95/5from Ch. 24, par. 1605
65 ILCS 95/21 new
70 ILCS 3305/11
605 ILCS 5/6-130from Ch. 121, par. 6-130
605 ILCS 5/6-133
605 ILCS 5/6-134 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Local Government Reduction and Efficiency Division of the Counties Code. Provides that the Division applies to all counties (currently, only applies to DuPage, Lake, and McHenry Counties). Excludes specified boards from the definition of "unit of local government". Provides how the status and rights of employees, including those represented by an exclusive bargaining representatives, are affected by the dissolution of a unit of local government under the Division. Provides for the assumption of obligations of the dissolving unit of local government by the entity absorbing the dissolving unit as they relate to representation rights and collective bargaining agreements. Amends the Township Code. Removes a restriction limiting townships to 126 square miles. Provides for the consolidation of 2 or more townships which share a boundary, the merging of one township into 2 other townships, and the dissolution of all townships (currently, only allowed in specified townships) within a coterminous, or substantially coterminous, municipality. Provides that on or after the 2020 general election in the counties of Cass, Henderson, and Cumberland, a referendum to propose township consolidation may be initiated by elector petitions. Makes other changes. Amends the Election Code. Specifies procedures for township consolidation, merger, and discontinuance referenda and other conforming changes. Amends the Home Equity Assurance Act. Provides that beginning after the effective date of the amendatory Act, a home equity commission shall consist of 7 commissioners (rather than 9). Provides that a governing commission may employ full-time or part-time employees. Allows a governing commission to establish a Tax Reimbursement Program. Amends the Street Light District Act. Allows the consolidation of a street light district into the township in which the district sits if the entire district is located within the township. Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that specified township road districts may be abolished by resolution of the board of trustees or public referendum in specified townships. Provides for procedures to abolish road districts and the transfer of powers after abolishment.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  12/5/2016HousePrefiled with Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Madigan
  1/11/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2017HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  2/8/2017HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Executive Committee; 007-003-000
  2/8/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate **
  2/16/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/16/2017HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate **
  4/28/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  6/26/2017HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Sam Yingling
  6/26/2017HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  6/26/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  6/26/2017HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 30, 2017
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee; 007-002-001
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  6/28/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-001-000
  6/28/2017HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  6/28/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  6/28/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  6/28/2017HouseRemoved from Short Debate Status
  6/28/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  6/28/2017HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 061-045-000
  6/28/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  6/28/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  6/28/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. John J. Cullerton
  6/28/2017SenateFirst Reading
  6/28/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  6/29/2017SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As June 30, 2017
  6/29/2017SenateAssigned to Executive
  6/29/2017SenateWaive Posting Notice
  6/29/2017SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  6/29/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
  6/29/2017SenateDo Pass Executive; 012-002-000
  6/29/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading
  6/29/2017SenateSecond Reading
  6/29/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading June 30, 2017
  6/30/2017SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As June 30, 2017
  8/4/2017SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments

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