Bill Status of HJRCA0031 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CON AMEND-FELON VOTING
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Suffrage and Elections Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that the General Assembly may by law provide for the right to vote of a person convicted of a felony, or otherwise under sentence in a correctional institution or jail, but in any event the right to vote shall be restored not later than upon completion of his or her sentence. Effective upon being declared adopted.