Bill Status of SJRCA0014 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CON AMEND-CITIZEN INITIATIVE
Sen. Dan McConchie - Neil Anderson - Sue Rezin - Sally J. Turner, Dave Syverson, Brian W. Stewart, Win Stoller, Jason A. Barickman, Donald P. DeWitte, Jil Tracy, Steve McClure, John F. Curran, Jason Plummer, Craig Wilcox and Chapin Rose
| 1/10/2023||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Constitutional Revision Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that amendments to the Illinois Constitution (currently, Article IV of the Constitution only) may be proposed by a petition signed by a number of electors equal in number to at least eight percent of the total votes cast for candidates for Governor in the preceding gubernatorial election. Provides that the initiative process shall not be used for the proposal, modification, or repeal of any portion of the Bill of Rights of the Constitution or to modify the initiative process for proposing amendments to the Constitution. Makes conforming changes. Effective upon being declared adopted.