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 Bill Status of HB5752  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  BROADBAND ADVISORY COUNCIL

House Sponsors
Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie - Emanuel Chris Welch - LaToya Greenwood - Monica Bristow - La Shawn K. Ford, André Thapedi, Camille Y. Lilly, Linda Chapa LaVia, Lawrence Walsh, Jr., Marcus C. Evans, Jr., Kathleen Willis, Ryan Spain, Katie Stuart, Michael J. Zalewski, Carol Ammons, Jerry Costello, II, Al Riley, David S. Olsen, Jay Hoffman, Anna Moeller, John C. D'Amico, John Connor, Deb Conroy, Tim Butler, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Robert Martwick, Elizabeth Hernandez, Christian L. Mitchell, Michelle Mussman, Steven A. Andersson, Barbara Wheeler, Sue Scherer, Lou Lang, Michael D. Unes, David A. Welter, Michael Halpin, Grant Wehrli, Theresa Mah, Jaime M. Andrade, Jr., Natalie A. Manley, Rita Mayfield, Justin Slaughter and Kelly M. Cassidy

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Linda Holmes - Laura M. Murphy - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Kyle McCarter, David Koehler, Tim Bivins, Steven M. Landek, Paul Schimpf, Jil Tracy, Cristina Castro, Daniel Biss, Antonio Muñoz, Terry Link, William R. Haine, Omar Aquino, Thomas Cullerton, Chapin Rose and Kwame Raoul)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/31/2018HousePassed Both Houses

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
220 ILCS 5/Art. XXIII heading new
220 ILCS 5/23-101 new
220 ILCS 5/23-102 new
220 ILCS 5/23-103 new
220 ILCS 5/23-104 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Creates the Broadband Advisory Council Article in the Act. Creates the Broadband Advisory Council to explore ways to expand broadband access throughout the State, including unserved and underserved areas. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Development shall provide administrative, personnel, and technical support. Provides for the voting and nonvoting membership of the Council. Provides for the powers and duties of the Council. Provides that the Council shall report to the General Assembly annually concerning actions the Council took during the previous year.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
Deletes reference to:
220 ILCS 5/Art. XXIII heading new
220 ILCS 5/23-101 new
220 ILCS 5/23-102 new
220 ILCS 5/23-103 new
220 ILCS 5/23-104 new
Adds reference to:
New Act

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Creates the Broadband Advisory Council Act. Creates the Broadband Advisory Council to explore ways to expand broadband access throughout the State, including unserved areas. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Development shall provide administrative, personnel, and technical support. Provides for the voting and non-voting membership of the Council. Provides for the powers and duties of the Council. Provides that the Council shall report to the General Assembly annually concerning actions the Council took during the previous year.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
Provides that the Director of Commerce and Economic Opportunity shall serve as the Broadband Advisory Council's chair. Provides that all voting and non-voting members of the Council must be appointed within 90 days after the effective date of the Act. Provides that the members of the Council shall select a vice chair (rather than a chair and vice chair) from their number. Requires the Council to conduct its first meeting within 30 days after all members have been appointed and to meet quarterly. Provides that additional hearings and public meetings are permitted at the discretion of the members of the Council. Allows the Council to meet in person or through video or audio conference.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/16/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie
  2/16/2018HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/2/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. André Thapedi
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  3/8/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
  3/8/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  3/16/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/21/2018HouseAssigned to Public Utilities Committee
  4/9/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie
  4/9/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/9/2018HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Public Utilities Committee; 017-000-000
  4/9/2018HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  4/10/2018HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ryan Spain
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  4/11/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/12/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
  4/12/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  4/12/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David S. Olsen
  4/12/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman
  4/12/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
  4/13/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
  4/13/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
  4/13/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  4/13/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tim Butler
  4/13/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  4/13/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Martwick
  4/17/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie
  4/17/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/17/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  4/17/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Christian L. Mitchell
  4/17/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  4/18/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
  4/18/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Public Utilities Committee
  4/18/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  4/19/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/19/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  4/20/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Public Utilities Committee; 012-000-000
  4/23/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael D. Unes
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
  4/24/2018HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/24/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  4/24/2018HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
  4/24/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  4/25/2018HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 110-000-000
  4/25/2018SenateArrive in Senate
  4/25/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/25/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
  4/25/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  4/25/2018SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
  4/25/2018SenateFirst Reading
  4/25/2018SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/26/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
  4/26/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
  4/26/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/26/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Tim Bivins
  4/27/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
  5/1/2018SenateAssigned to Telecommunications and Information Technology
  5/1/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Paul Schimpf
  5/1/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
  5/2/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
  5/2/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
  5/2/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
  5/3/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Terry Link
  5/3/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  5/3/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
  5/3/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  5/3/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
  5/4/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  5/9/2018SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Linda Holmes
  5/9/2018SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/9/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kyle McCarter
  5/10/2018SenateDo Pass Telecommunications and Information Technology; 011-000-000
  5/10/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 15, 2018
  5/14/2018SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Linda Holmes
  5/14/2018SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  5/15/2018SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Telecommunications and Information Technology
  5/15/2018SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-8(b-1), this amendment will remain in the Committee on Assignments.
  5/18/2018SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Telecommunications and Information Technology; 013-000-000
  5/18/2018SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Holmes
  5/18/2018SenateSecond Reading
  5/18/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 21, 2018
  5/22/2018SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  5/22/2018HouseArrived in House
  5/22/2018HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 2
  5/24/2018HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie
  5/24/2018HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/28/2018HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  5/31/2018HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 House Concurs 107-001-000
  5/31/2018HouseHouse Concurs
  5/31/2018HousePassed Both Houses

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