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 Bill Status of HB0267  96th General Assembly


Short Description:  ELECTIONS-GRACE REGISTRATION

House Sponsors
Rep. William Davis - Paul D. Froehlich - Luis Arroyo - Naomi D. Jakobsson, Mike Boland, Deborah L. Graham and Marlow H. Colvin

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. James T. Meeks - Jacqueline Y. Collins)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/14/2009HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0441

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/4-50
10 ILCS 5/5-50
10 ILCS 5/6-100


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Provides that grace period registration runs through the day of the election or primary (now, runs until the 14th day before the election or primary).

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Election Code. Permits grace period registration until the 7th day (now, the 14th day) before the election or primary.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/21/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. William Davis
  1/23/2009HouseFirst Reading
  1/23/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/4/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  2/4/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  2/4/2009HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  2/5/2009HouseMoved to Suspend Rule 25 Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  2/5/2009HouseSuspend Rule 25 - Prevailed
  3/10/2009HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  3/10/2009HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Elections & Campaign Reform Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/10/2009HouseDo Pass as Amended / Standard Debate Elections & Campaign Reform Committee; 005-004-000
  3/11/2009HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/11/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  3/11/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  3/17/2009HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/25/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deborah L. Graham
  3/25/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marlow H. Colvin
  3/25/2009HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 070-045-001
  3/26/2009SenateArrive in Senate
  3/26/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/26/2009SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. James T. Meeks
  3/26/2009SenateFirst Reading
  3/26/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/22/2009SenateAssigned to Elections
  4/29/2009SenateDo Pass Elections; 005-004-000
  4/29/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 30, 2009
  5/14/2009SenateSecond Reading
  5/14/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2009
  5/19/2009SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/19/2009SenateThird Reading - Passed; 036-022-000
  5/19/2009HousePassed Both Houses
  6/17/2009HouseSent to the Governor
  8/14/2009HouseGovernor Approved
  8/14/2009HouseEffective Date January 1, 2010
  8/14/2009HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0441

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