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 Bill Status of SB1592  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  ELEC CD-BOARD OF ELEC COMM

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Don Harmon and Chris Nybo

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/6-19.5
10 ILCS 5/Art. 6B heading new
10 ILCS 5/6B-1 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-5 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-10 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-15 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-20 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-25 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-30 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-35 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-40 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-45 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-50 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-55 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-60 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-65 new
10 ILCS 5/6B-70 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Elections Code. Allows counties to create a board of election commissioners within the office of the county clerk. Sets forth procedures for adoption, compensation, effect, transfer of records, procurement of supplies, references, personnel, and legal representation. Creates a county director of elections. Requires certain meetings of the board. Requires retention of records and audits. Effective immediately.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that a county may not establish a county board of election commissioners within the office of the county clerk if, prior to January 1, 2017, a city, village, or incorporated town located within the county has established a board of election commissioners pursuant to the Election Code and that board of election commissioners of the city, village, or incorporated town has not been superseded by a county board of election commissioners in the portion of the city, village, or incorporated town located within the county. Makes changes to the appointment and terms of the county board of election commissioners within the office of the county clerk. Limits a potential salary of a commissioner to not more than 25% of the salary of any county board member.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon
  2/9/2017SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/1/2017SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Chris Nybo
  3/9/2017SenatePostponed - Executive
  3/13/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon
  3/13/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/15/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Executive
  3/15/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/16/2017SenateDo Pass as Amended Executive; 013-001-000
  3/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017

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