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 Bill Status of SB0687  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  VETERANS BURIAL PLACES

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Kyle McCarter - Patricia Van Pelt

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/17/2017SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
330 ILCS 110/1.1from Ch. 21, par. 59a1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Veterans Burial Places Act. Provides that when a headstone or memorial marker is provided for a United States War Veteran pursuant to specified federal law by the federal government, the Department of Veterans' Affairs shall pay an amount not to exceed $300 (currently, $100) to the next of kin or cemetery official responsible for the cost of transporting and erecting the headstone or memorial. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/26/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Kyle McCarter
  1/26/2017SenateFirst Reading
  1/26/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/1/2017SenateAssigned to Veterans Affairs
  2/7/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  2/16/2017SenatePostponed - Veterans Affairs
  3/17/2017SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

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