Illinois General Assembly

  Bills & Resolutions  
  Compiled Statutes  
  Public Acts  
  Legislative Reports  
  IL Constitution  
  Legislative Guide  
  Legislative Glossary  

 Search By Number
 (example: HB0001)
Search Tips

Search By Keyword

 Bill Status of SJRCA0007  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  CON AMEND-TERM LIMITS-VARIOUS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Melinda Bush

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/1/2017SenateTo Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments
 
ILCON Art. IV, Sec. 6 
 
ILCON Art. V, Sec. 2 


Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Legislative and Executive Articles of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that a person who has served four two-year terms as Speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the Senate, Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, or Minority Leader of the Senate may not be reelected to the same office. Provides that service before the second Wednesday in January of 2019 shall not be considered in the calculation of a person's service. Provides that a person may not be elected to the office of Governor or Lieutenant Governor for terms totalling more than eight years for each office. Provides that service before the second Monday in January of 2019 shall not be considered in the calculation of a person's service.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/8/2017SenateFiled with Secretary
  2/8/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/1/2017SenateTo Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments

Back To Top