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 Bill Status of HB5177  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  ELEC CD-EARLY VOTING DEADLINE

House Sponsors
Rep. Deborah Mell, Kelly M. Cassidy and Robyn Gabel

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/4-50
10 ILCS 5/5-50
10 ILCS 5/6-100
10 ILCS 5/19A-15


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Extends the grace period for the registration of voters to until the 3rd day (now, the 7th day) before the primary or election. Provides that the period for early voting by personal appearance begins the 18th day (now, the 22nd day) before the election and extends through the 3rd day (now, the 5th day) before the election. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/8/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Deborah Mell
  2/8/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/8/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/8/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/8/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2012HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  3/2/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Deborah Mell
  3/2/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elections & Campaign Reform Committee
  3/6/2012HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 25 Elections & Campaign Reform Committee; Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  3/6/2012HouseMotion to Suspend Rule 25 - Prevailed by Voice Vote
  3/9/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/9/2012HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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