State of Illinois
2019 and 2020


Introduced , by Rep. Katie Stuart


15 ILCS 20/50-22

    Amends the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois (State Budget Law). Removes the salaries of members of the General Assembly from a Section allowing for a continuing appropriation of salaries for certain specified positions. Effective immediately.

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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The State Budget Law of the Civil Administrative
5Code of Illinois is amended by changing Section 50-22 as
7    (15 ILCS 20/50-22)
8    Sec. 50-22. Funding for salaries of General Assembly
9members and judges; legislative operations.
10    (a) Beginning July 1, 2014, the aggregate appropriations
11available for salaries for members of the General Assembly and
12judges from all State funds for each State fiscal year shall be
13no less than the total aggregate appropriations made available
14for salaries for members of the General Assembly and judges for
15the immediately preceding fiscal year.
16    (b) Beginning July 1, 2014, the aggregate appropriations
17available for legislative operations from all State funds for
18each State fiscal year shall be no less than the total
19aggregate appropriations made available for legislative
20operations for the immediately preceding fiscal year. For
21purposes of this subsection (b), "legislative operations"
22means any expenditure for the operation of the Office of the
23Auditor General, the House of Representatives, the Senate, the



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1Legislative Ethics Commission, the Office of the Legislative
2Inspector General, the Joint Committee on Legislative Support
3Services, and the legislative support services agencies;
4"legislative operations" does not include the salaries for
5members of the General Assembly.
6    (c) If for any reason the aggregate appropriations made
7available are insufficient to meet the levels required by
8subsections (a) and (b) of this Section, this Section shall
9constitute a continuing appropriation of all amounts necessary
10for these purposes. The General Assembly may appropriate lesser
11amounts by law.
12(Source: P.A. 98-682, eff. 6-30-14.)
13    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
14becoming law.