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 Bill Status of HB0272  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  LOTTERY-SCRATCH-OUT CRIME

House Sponsors
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 1605/2from Ch. 120, par. 1152
20 ILCS 1605/9.1
20 ILCS 1605/20from Ch. 120, par. 1170
20 ILCS 1605/21.10 new
30 ILCS 105/5.878 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Lottery Law. Requires the Department of the Lottery to offer a special instant "Scratch-Out Crime" scratch-off game. Requires the net revenue from that game to be deposited into the Municipal Police Hiring Assistance Fund for appropriation by the General Assembly solely to the Department for distribution on a pro rata share, based on population, to municipal police departments in the State for the hiring of municipal police officers. Authorizes the Department to adopt rules necessary to implement and administer the game. Defines "net revenue". Amends the State Finance Act to create the Municipal Police Hiring Assistance Fund as a special fund in the State treasury. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  12/28/2016HousePrefiled with Clerk by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  1/11/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2017HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/24/2017HouseTo Finance Subcommittee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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