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 Bill Status of HJRCA0057  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Michael J. Madigan - Jack D. Franks - Kenneth Dunkin - Careen M. Gordon - Lou Lang, John A. Fritchey and Luis Arroyo

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/2/2010HouseTabled Pursuant to Rule 46
ILCON Art. VI, Sec. 11 

Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Judiciary Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that a person must have been a licensed attorney-at-law for a minimum of ten years to be eligible to serve as a Circuit Judge, a minimum of twelve years to be eligible to serve as an Appellate Judge, and a minimum of fifteen years to be eligible to serve as a Supreme Court Judge, except that a person serving as a Judge on December 31, 2010 is not disqualified from completing the current term of office or seeking an additional term. Effective upon being declared adopted.

DateChamber Action
  2/22/2010HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Madigan
  2/23/2010HouseRead in Full a First Time
  2/23/2010HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/10/2010HouseAssigned to Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  3/16/2010HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee; 012-000-000
  3/16/2010HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2010HouseRead in Full a Second Time
  3/17/2010HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2010HouseRead in Full a Third Time
  3/22/2010HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  3/23/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  3/23/2010House3/5 Vote Required
  3/23/2010HouseThird Reading - Consideration Postponed
  3/23/2010HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
  3/23/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Careen M. Gordon
  3/23/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  3/23/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey
  3/23/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  5/2/2010HouseTabled Pursuant to Rule 46

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