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 Bill Status of HB0348  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  CONSTITUTION AMEND PUBLICATION

House Sponsors
Rep. David McSweeney, Daniel V. Beiser, Thomas Morrison, Natalie A. Manley, Deb Conroy, Michelle Mussman, Sara Wojcicki Jimenez, Norine K. Hammond, Tony McCombie, Michael D. Unes, Lindsay Parkhurst, Nick Sauer, Tom Demmer, Terri Bryant, Dave Severin and David B. Reis

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Thomas Cullerton )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  10/27/2017HouseBill Dead - No Positive Action Taken - Amendatory Veto

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 20/2from Ch. 1, par. 103
10 ILCS 5/12A-55


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Constitutional Amendment Act. Provides that when the Secretary of State first publishes a proposed constitutional amendment in a newspaper or newspapers, he or she shall also cause the existing form of the constitutional provision proposed to be amended, the proposed amendment, the explanation of the amendment, the arguments for and against the amendment, and the form in which the amendment will appear on the separate ballot, to be published on a publicly accessible Internet website controlled by the Office of the Secretary of State. Provides that the newspaper or newspapers containing the published amendment shall also provide a link to the amendment information published on the Secretary's Internet website. Removes language requiring the Secretary to issue a pamphlet concerning a proposed constitutional amendment. Amends the Election Code to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 3
Deletes reference to:
10 ILCS 5/12A-55

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Constitutional Amendment Act. Provides that when the Secretary of State first publishes a constitutional amendment in a newspaper or newspapers, he or she shall also cause the existing form of the constitutional provision proposed to be amended, the proposed amendment, the explanation of the amendment, the arguments for and against the amendment, and the form in which the amendment will appear on the separate ballot, to be published on a publicly accessible Internet website controlled by the Office of the Secretary of State. Provides that the newspaper or newspapers containing the published amendment shall also provide a link to the amendment information published on the Secretary's Internet website. Provides that the Secretary of State shall not publish, mail, or maintain any pamphlets concerning a proposed constitutional amendment to abolish the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, nor shall the General Assembly be required to provide the language for such a pamphlet explaining a proposed amendment for the abolition of the Office of the Lieutenant Governor. Effective immediately.

Governor Amendatory Veto Message
Recommends providing that the Secretary of State shall not publish, mail, or maintain any pamphlets concerning a proposed constitutional amendment (rather than a proposed constitutional amendment to abolish the Office of the Lieutenant Governor), nor shall the General Assembly be required to provide the language for such a pamphlet explaining a proposed amendment.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David McSweeney
  1/11/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2017HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
  1/31/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
  2/10/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  2/23/2017HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 006-000-000
  2/24/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/7/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/7/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/13/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
  3/15/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  3/15/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  3/16/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 108-000-000
  3/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Wojcicki Jimenez
  3/16/2017HouseMotion Filed to Reconsider Vote Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  3/29/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  3/29/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/30/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  3/30/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/11/2017HouseMotion to Reconsider Vote - Prevails 114-000-000
  5/11/2017HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  5/11/2017HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  5/11/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. David McSweeney
  5/11/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/15/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
  5/16/2017HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted
  5/16/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/16/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael D. Unes
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nick Sauer
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Demmer
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
  5/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David B. Reis
  5/16/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  5/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  5/16/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  5/16/2017SenateFirst Reading
  5/16/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/26/2017SenateAssigned to State Government
  5/26/2017SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
  5/26/2017SenateWaive Posting Notice
  5/29/2017SenateDo Pass State Government; 007-000-000
  5/29/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading
  5/29/2017SenateSecond Reading
  5/29/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 30, 2017
  5/31/2017SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
  5/31/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
  5/31/2017HousePassed Both Houses
  6/29/2017HouseSent to the Governor
  8/25/2017HouseGovernor Amendatory Veto
  10/12/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Amendatory Veto
  10/27/2017HouseBill Dead - No Positive Action Taken - Amendatory Veto

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