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 Bill Status of SB1941  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  UNIFORM ELECTR LEGAL MATERIAL

Senate Sponsors
Sen. John G. Mulroe - Pamela J. Althoff

House Sponsors
(Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe - Kathleen Willis - Elaine Nekritz - Tom Cross and Kelly Burke)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/26/2014SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-1097

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act to provide for the utilization of legal material in an electronic record. Applies to all legal material designated as official under the Act and published after its effective date. Defines legal material and other terms. Includes court reports, statutes, session laws, rules, and agency decisions. Provides for an official publisher for the material, including the Supreme Court and the Secretary of State. Provides for authentication of official electronic records and for their preservation. Establishes standards for implementing the Act.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
In the definition of "legal material", includes reported decisions of the Illinois Court of Claims (rather than including the "Illinois Court of Claims" without any reference to its reported decisions).

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/15/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John G. Mulroe
  2/15/2013SenateFirst Reading
  2/15/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/19/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  3/5/2013SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  3/12/2013SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  3/19/2013SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  3/22/2013SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  2/19/2014SenateRe-assigned to Judiciary
  2/26/2014SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  3/5/2014SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 009-000-001
  3/5/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 5, 2014
  3/5/2014SenateSecond Reading
  3/5/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 6, 2014
  3/6/2014SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John G. Mulroe
  3/6/2014SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/6/2014SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-000-000
  3/6/2014SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  3/6/2014HouseArrived in House
  3/6/2014HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
  3/6/2014HouseFirst Reading
  3/6/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly Burke
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  3/20/2014HouseAlternate Chief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Cross
  3/20/2014HouseAlternate Chief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Tom Cross
  4/23/2014HouseAssigned to Judiciary
  4/29/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
  4/29/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/30/2014HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary; 015-000-000
  4/30/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  4/30/2014HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/30/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
  4/30/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/6/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
  5/13/2014HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/13/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  5/13/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/16/2014HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 105-000-000
  5/19/2014SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 2
  5/19/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 2 - May 20, 2014
  5/22/2014SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. John G. Mulroe
  5/22/2014SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
  5/27/2014SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Judiciary
  5/28/2014SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Judiciary; 008-000-000
  5/30/2014SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Senate Concurs 058-000-000
  5/30/2014SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/27/2014SenateSent to the Governor
  8/26/2014SenateGovernor Approved
  8/26/2014SenateEffective Date January 1, 2015
  8/26/2014SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-1097

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