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Full Text of HB5755  98th General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning elections.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the
5Women's Health Referendum Act.
6    Section 5. Referendum. The State Board of Elections shall
7cause a statewide advisory public question to be submitted to
8the voters at the general election to be held on November 4,
92014. The question shall appear in the following form:
10    "Shall any health insurance plan in Illinois that provides
11    prescription drug coverage be required to include
12    prescription birth control as part of that coverage?"
13The votes on the question shall be recorded as "Yes" or "No".
14    Section 10. Certification. The State Board of Elections
15shall immediately certify the question to be submitted to the
16voters of the entire State under Section 5 to each election
17authority in Illinois.
18    Section 15. Conflicts. If any provision of this Act
19conflicts with any other law, this Act controls.
20    Section 90. Repeal. This Act is repealed on January 1,



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2    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
3becoming law.