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 Bill Status of HB5044  97th General Assembly

Short Description:  LOC GOV-AUDIT REPORTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Jack D. Franks - Michael G. Connelly

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Antonio Muņoz )

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
50 ILCS 310/3from Ch. 85, par. 703
50 ILCS 310/4from Ch. 85, par. 704
55 ILCS 5/6-31003from Ch. 34, par. 6-31003
55 ILCS 5/6-31004from Ch. 34, par. 6-31004
65 ILCS 5/8-8-3from Ch. 24, par. 8-8-3
65 ILCS 5/8-8-4from Ch. 24, par. 8-8-4

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Governmental Account Audit Act, Counties Code, and Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that all specified governmental units, counties, and municipalities must submit specified reports with the Comptroller electronically, and the Comptroller must post the reports on the internet no later than 45 days after they are received. Provides that the county board of any county (now, counties having a population of over 10,000 but less than 500,000) shall be required to perform an annual audit on funds and accounts of the county, which shall be filed with the Office of the Comptroller. Provides that the requirement concerning electronic filing may be waived if sufficient evidence is provided to the Comptroller that the report cannot be filed electronically. Sets forth posting requirements and penalties for delinquent reports. Limits the concurrent exercise of home rule units. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/7/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jack D. Franks
  2/7/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/7/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2012HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
  3/7/2012HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 018-000-000
  3/9/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 107-000-000
  3/23/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael G. Connelly
  3/26/2012SenateArrive in Senate
  3/26/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/26/2012SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  3/26/2012SenateFirst Reading
  3/26/2012SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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