Bill Status of HB4156 100th General Assembly
Short Description: SPECIAL COUNSEL-GA&LOBBYIST
Rep. Scott Drury
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act and the Lobbyist Registration Act. Provides that the Attorney General may appoint a Special Counsel to investigate and prosecute allegations of sexual assault, sexual harassment, and allegations of violations of the Sex Offenses Article of the Criminal Code of 2012 by a member or members of the General Assembly or a registered lobbyist and to determine whether violations of the Illinois Human Rights Act or the federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 have occurred, upon various referrals. Amends the Attorney General Act. Establishes qualifications, jurisdiction, and procedures for the Special Counsel. Amends various other Acts to make conforming changes.