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 Bill Status of HB0197  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  COMM ON FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY

House Sponsors
Rep. Tom Cross - Roger L. Eddy - Pam Roth - Chris Nybo - Norine Hammond, Jason Barickman, Sandra M. Pihos, Patricia R. Bellock, Darlene J. Senger, Jil Tracy, Richard Morthland, Robert W. Pritchard, Lisa M. Dugan, Carol A. Sente, Kay Hatcher, Chad Hays, Adam Brown, Wayne Rosenthal, Sidney H. Mathias, Michael G. Connelly, John D. Cavaletto, Bill Mitchell, Dwight Kay, Thomas Morrison and David Harris

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Suzi Schmidt - Matt Murphy)

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Act. Provides that the Commission shall consist of 18 voting members. Sets forth the appointment of the members. Requires the Commission to make recommendations to assist the State in reducing State spending and to balance the State's budget. Provides that, within 60 days after the effective date of the Act, the Commission must submit its recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly. Provides that, if the Commission adopts the report by a three-fifths vote, then the General Assembly must, within 14 days after the report is filed by the Commission, vote on whether to accept the report by the adoption of a resolution. Abolishes the Commission on the day after the Commission submits its report to the Governor and the General Assembly. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the introduced bill with changes. Adds 4 public members to the Illinois Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform. Provides that the Speaker of the House, the House Minority Leader, the Senate President, and the Senate Minority Leader shall each appoint one of the public members. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/14/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Tom Cross
  1/18/2011HouseFirst Reading
  1/18/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/8/2011HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/15/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Pam Roth
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Chris Nybo
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine Hammond
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jason Barickman
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jil Tracy
  2/25/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard Morthland
  3/3/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Tom Cross
  3/3/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Revenue & Finance Committee
  3/17/2011HouseRecommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Revenue & Finance Committee; 003-000-000
  3/17/2011HouseRemains in Revenue & Finance Committee
  3/17/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Revenue & Finance Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/17/2011HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Revenue & Finance Committee; 007-000-000
  3/17/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/30/2011HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  3/30/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 114-000-000
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol A. Sente
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kay Hatcher
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chad Hays
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Adam Brown
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Wayne Rosenthal
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael G. Connelly
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John D. Cavaletto
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bill Mitchell
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dwight Kay
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
  3/31/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  3/31/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/31/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Suzi Schmidt
  3/31/2011SenateFirst Reading
  3/31/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/31/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Matt Murphy
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Executive
  5/5/2011SenateTo Executive Subcommittee on State Government Operations
  5/13/2011SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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