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 Bill Status of SB1697  94th General Assembly


Short Description:  ELEC CD-EARLY VOTING

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Terry Link - Carol Ronen - Iris Y. Martinez - Martin A. Sandoval - Mattie Hunter and Kwame Raoul

House Sponsors
(Rep. Karen May - Mike Boland)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/9/2007SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/7-15from Ch. 46, par. 7-15
10 ILCS 5/12-1from Ch. 46, par. 12-1
10 ILCS 5/17-9from Ch. 46, par. 17-9
10 ILCS 5/18-5from Ch. 46, par. 18-5
10 ILCS 5/Art. 19A heading new
10 ILCS 5/19A-5 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-10 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-15 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-20 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-25 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-25.5 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-30 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-35 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-40 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-45 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-50 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-55 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-60 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-65 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-70 new
10 ILCS 5/19A-75 new
10 ILCS 5/24A-10from Ch. 46, par. 24A-10
10 ILCS 5/24A-10.1from Ch. 46, par. 24A-10.1
10 ILCS 5/24A-15.1from Ch. 46, par. 24A-15.1
10 ILCS 5/24B-10
10 ILCS 5/24B-15.1
30 ILCS 805/8.29 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Allows registered voters to vote by personal appearance during an early voting period. Provides that the early voting period begins on the third Saturday preceding a general primary, consolidated primary, consolidated, or general election and ends on the Friday before the election. Provides for permanent and temporary polling places for early voting. Provides that the election authority must publish a schedule of locations and times for early voting. Sets procedures for the issuance, return, and casting of early ballots. Prohibits advertising or campaigning within 100 feet of a polling place for early voting. Removes provisions permitting an absentee voter to vote on election day by cancelling or revoking his or her absentee ballot. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/24/2005SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
  2/24/2005SenateFirst Reading
  2/24/2005SenateReferred to Rules
  3/2/2005SenateAssigned to Local Government
  3/9/2005SenateDo Pass Local Government; 010-000-000
  3/9/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 10, 2005
  3/16/2005SenateSecond Reading
  3/16/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 17, 2005
  4/8/2005SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Carol Ronen
  4/8/2005SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  4/8/2005SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  4/8/2005SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
  4/8/2005SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  4/8/2005SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  4/8/2005HouseArrived in House
  4/8/2005HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/8/2005HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Karen May
  4/8/2005HouseFirst Reading
  4/8/2005HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/11/2005HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  4/20/2005HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  5/13/2005HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/9/2007SenateSession Sine Die

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