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 Bill Status of HB0268  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  TWP-CONTRACTS BEYOND ELECTIONS

House Sponsors
Rep. Sam Yingling - Mark Batinick and Andrew S. Chesney

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Thomas Cullerton)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/21/2021SenateReferred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
60 ILCS 1/85-70 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Township Code. Provides that a township board may not enter into or authorize an employment, equipment, or service contract, with the exception of a contract negotiated with a labor union, that would extend 90 days past the next township election. Provides that employment, equipment, or service contracts entered into or authorized in violation of the provisions are voidable.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Township Code. Provides that a township board of trustees or township official may not enter into or authorize an employment, equipment, or service contract during the 14 days before a consolidated election through the third Monday in May following the consolidated election. Provides that a township board or township official may enter into a contract that does not extend more than 60 days after the third Monday of May following the consolidated election to address an emergency. Provides that an employment, equipment, or service contract entered into or authorized in violation of the Section is voidable.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  1/29/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/29/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Counties & Townships Committee
  3/5/2021HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Counties & Townships Committee; 011-000-000
  3/9/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/13/2021HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/13/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/13/2021HouseRemoved from Consent Calendar Status Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/13/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/13/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  4/13/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/14/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Counties & Townships Committee
  4/15/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Counties & Townships Committee; 011-000-000
  4/15/2021HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/15/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/20/2021HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Andrew S. Chesney
  4/21/2021SenateArrive in Senate
  4/21/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/21/2021SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  4/21/2021SenateFirst Reading
  4/21/2021SenateReferred to Assignments

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