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 Bill Status of SJRCA0008  99th General Assembly


Short Description:  CON AMEND-GA TERM LIMITS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. William E. Brady - Michael Connelly

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die
 
ILCON Art. IV, Sec. 2.5 new 


Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Legislature Article of the Illinois Constitution. Prohibits a Representative from serving more than 5 consecutive terms from the same Representative District. Prohibits a Senator from serving more than 3 consecutive terms from the same Legislative District. Prohibits a person who has served the maximum number of consecutive terms from serving another term in the same office from the same district until after the expiration of at least the next 2 terms. Effective upon being declared adopted, and applies to terms beginning on or after the second Wednesday in January 2017.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/3/2015SenateFiled with Secretary
  2/3/2015SenateReferred to Assignments
  8/4/2015SenateAssignments Refers to Executive
  4/14/2016SenateTo Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments
  4/14/2016SenateWaive Posting Notice
  4/19/2016SenatePostponed - Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments
  4/19/2016SenatePostponed - Executive
  8/26/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Connelly
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die

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