Bill Status of HB3969  103rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Nabeela Syed

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/17/2023HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
10 ILCS 5/17-13.5

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Conduct of Elections and Making Returns Article of the Election Code. Provides that in the case of an emergency or if the State Board of Elections determines that all potential polling places have been surveyed by the election authority and that no accessible polling place is available within a precinct nor is the election authority able to make a polling place within the precinct temporarily accessible, the Board is authorized to grant an exemption from the voting accessibility requirements under specified federal law. Provides that any voter with a temporary or permanent disability who is unable to access or enter the polling place may request that 2 judges of election of opposite party affiliation deliver a ballot to him or her at the point where he or she is unable to continue forward motion toward the polling place. Provides that a ballot shall not be delivered to the voter beyond 50 feet of the entrance to the building in which the polling place is located. Makes other changes.

DateChamber Action
  2/17/2023HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Nabeela Syed
  2/17/2023HouseFirst Reading
  2/17/2023HouseReferred to Rules Committee