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 Bill Status of HB5531  100th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy - Litesa E. Wallace - Will Guzzardi, Robyn Gabel and Linda Chapa LaVia

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/9-25.1from Ch. 46, par. 9-25.1; formerly Ch. 46, pars. 1
10 ILCS 5/Art. 9A heading new
10 ILCS 5/9A-5 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-10 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-15 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-20 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-25 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-30 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-35 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-40 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-45 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-50 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-55 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-60 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-65 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-70 new
10 ILCS 5/9A-75 new
30 ILCS 105/5.886 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Small Donor Democracy Matching System for Fair Elections Act. Amends the Election Code. Creates a small donor campaign contribution matching system for candidates for various offices of State government. Creates the Small Donor Democracy Matching Fund as a special Fund in the State Treasury. Sets forth requirements for accessing the small donor matching system. Sets forth provisions for the funding of the matching contributions. Imposes limits on the access to matching funds. Provides for penalties for violations of the provisions. Sets forth disclosure requirements. Creates the Campaign Finance Board within the State Board of Elections to implement the campaign matching system. Provides that provisions of the Code concerning election interference do not apply to the campaign contribution matching program or similar systems of public financing for elections established by a home rule unit of government. Amends the State Finance Act to make a conforming change. Defines terms. Includes legislative findings and severability provisions. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/20/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/7/2018HouseAssigned to Elections & Campaign Finance Committee
  3/27/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
  4/9/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  4/13/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/16/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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