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 Bill Status of SB1540  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  ELECTIONS-VOTER REGISTRATION

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Chapin Rose

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/4-6.2from Ch. 46, par. 4-6.2
10 ILCS 5/5-16.2from Ch. 46, par. 5-16.2
10 ILCS 5/6-50.2from Ch. 46, par. 6-50.2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Requires a deputy registrar to return completed voter registration materials to the proper election authority within 2 business days after receipt until the last day for accepting registrations before an election (now, within 7 days until the 35th day before an election and within 48 hours between the 35th and 28th days before an election). Prohibits the State Board of Elections and the Secretary of State from adopting rules that require otherwise for Secretary of State employees serving as deputy registrars at driver's license facilities. Prohibits the unauthorized copying or dissemination of personal or other information from a voter registration application. Makes violation a Class A misdemeanor.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/13/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Chapin Rose
  2/13/2013SenateFirst Reading
  2/13/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/27/2013SenateAssigned to Executive
  2/28/2013SenateTo Subcommittee on Election Law
  3/13/2013SenatePostponed - Subcommittee on Election Law
  3/22/2013SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

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