Bill Status of HB2810  101st General Assembly

Short Description:  GOVERNMENT-TECH

House Sponsors
Rep. Anna Moeller - Martin J. Moylan - Will Guzzardi - Sam Yingling - Allen Skillicorn, Rita Mayfield, Patrick Windhorst, Joe Sosnowski and Amy Grant

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 120/1.01from Ch. 102, par. 41.01

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Open Meetings Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
5 ILCS 120/1.01
Adds reference to:
5 ILCS 120/2.03.5 new
5 ILCS 140/7.5
20 ILCS 405/405-335
30 ILCS 805/8.43 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Open Meetings Act. Provides that a unit of local government or school district with an operating budget of $1,000,000 or more shall maintain a website and post to its website for the current calendar or fiscal year specified information. Provides that the information required to be posted must be easily accessible from the unit of local government's or school district's website home page and searchable. Provides penalties for noncompliance. Provides that no home rule unit may adopt posting requirements that are less restrictive than those provided in the Act. Provides that all local records required to be posted shall remain posted on the entity's website, or subsequent websites, for 10 years. Exempts the School District of the Department of Juvenile Justice. Amends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides an exemption from inspection and copying of any record or information that a unit of local government or school district maintains an electronic copy of on its website to comply with the Open Meetings Act. Amends the Department of Central Management Services Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that within 6 months after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois Transparency and Accountability Portal shall have the capability to compile and update its database with information received from all school districts and units of local government. Authorizes the Illinois Transparency and Accountability Portal to provide direct access to information compiled under specified provisions of the Open Meetings Act. Provides an exempt mandate provision. Provides a severability clause. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  2/14/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/19/2019HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  3/20/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  3/20/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/26/2019HouseRe-assigned to Cities & Villages Committee
  3/26/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Cities & Villages Committee
  3/26/2019HouseMoved to Suspend Rule 21 Rep. Gregory Harris
  3/26/2019HouseSuspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
  3/26/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Cities & Villages Committee; 011-000-000
  3/26/2019HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Cities & Villages Committee; 011-000-000
  3/29/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick Windhorst
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
  4/3/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joe Sosnowski
  4/3/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Amy Grant
  4/10/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/10/2019HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die