Bill Status of SB2896 100th General Assembly
Short Description: IL BICENTENNIAL OFFICE & COMM
Sen. Andy Manar - Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant - Patricia Van Pelt - Wm. Sam McCann - Mattie Hunter and Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
(Rep. Tim Butler - Jim Durkin - Patricia R. Bellock - Norine K. Hammond - Chad Hays)
| 1/9/2019||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Bicentennial Office and Commission Act. Creates the Office of the Illinois Bicentennial. Provides for the duties and functions of the Bicentennial Office. Dissolves the Bicentennial Office on December 31, 2018. Creates the Illinois Bicentennial Commission. Provides for the membership of the Commission. Provides that members of the Commission shall receive no compensation or reimbursement for serving as members. Provides that the chairperson or co-chairpersons of the Commission shall be designated by the Governor. Provides for the functions and meetings of the Commission. Dissolves the Commission on December 31, 2018. Provides for the revocation of a previous Executive Order creating the State Bicentennial Commission, along with transfer provisions. Provides a savings clause. Repeals the Act on January 1, 2020. Effective immediately.