Bill Status of SB0114  103rd General Assembly


Short Description:  LPU-GA NEWSLETTER CONTENT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Don Harmon

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/8/2024SenateTo Subcommittee on Ethics

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
25 ILCS 130/9-2.5


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Legislative Commission Reorganization Act of 1984. Provides that newsletters and other materials printed by the Legislative Printing Unit and intended for distribution to constituents may deal with such matters as (i) reports on public and official actions taken by the General Assembly and the members requesting the newsletters; (ii) discussions of proposed or pending legislation or governmental actions; and (iii) the position of the members requesting the newsletter and the arguments for or against such matters. Provides that newsletters and other materials may contain fair comment on the positions taken by a constitutional officer, legislative leader, or legislative caucus but shall not include past or future campaign activities or campaign positions. Provides that newsletters and other materials may refer to each caucus, members thereof, and voting records, with specified limitations. Provides that newsletters and other materials shall not contain appeals for campaign contributions or other funds and shall not be used to announce or advertise campaign activities. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/24/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Ann Gillespie
  1/24/2023SenateFirst Reading
  1/24/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/31/2023SenateAssigned to Executive
  2/16/2023SenateTo Subcommittee on Ethics
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/10/2024SenateRe-assigned to Executive
  2/8/2024SenateTo Subcommittee on Ethics
  3/15/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 5, 2024
  4/5/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
  4/12/2024SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
  4/15/2024SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Don Harmon
  5/3/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
  5/17/2024SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024