91st General Assembly
Summary of SJR0014
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CON AMEND-BILL PASSAGE                                                     

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Proposes  to  amend  the  Legislature  Article  of  the  Illinois      
   Constitution concerning the passage of  bills.   Provides  that  after      
   November  7,  2000,  no  portion of a bill may require a unit of local      
   government or school district  to  expend  additional  public  revenue      
   unless  (i) the State appropriates the required additional funds, (ii)      
   the bill passes by at  least  a  three-fifths  vote,  (iii)  the  bill      
   imposes  a  federal  law  that  the unit of local government or school      
   district would otherwise be required to meet by federal law or imposes      
   a State or federal court order with no additional requirements imposed      
   by the State, (iv) the bill creates  a  criminal  law  or  expands  or      
   modifies  the  application  or enforcement of criminal law, or (v) the      
   bill  creates,  expands,  or  modifies  employer-paid   benefits   for      
   unemployed and injured workers.  Also applies to administrative rules,      
   regulations, and actions absent express and specific authority by law.      
   Does  not  apply to limits on the ability to raise revenue.  Effective      
   upon being declared adopted.                                                
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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