92nd General Assembly
Summary of SJR0008
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Short description: 
CON AMEND-EXECUTIVE ARTICLE                                                

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Proposes  to  amend  the  Executive  Article  of   the   Illinois      
   Constitution.      Eliminates  the  Offices  of  the  Comptroller  and      
   Treasurer.  Provides instead for a  single  State  Financial  Officer.      
   Provides  that  the  State  Financial  Officer  shall (i) maintain the      
   State's central fiscal accounts and order payments into and out of the      
   funds held by him or her, (ii) be responsible for the safekeeping  and      
   investment of monies and securities deposited with him or her, and for      
   their  disbursement  upon  his or her order, and (iii) have the duties      
   and powers that may be prescribed by law.  No Comptroller or Treasurer      
   shall be elected in 2006 and  thereafter.   Effective  otherwise  upon      
   conclusion  of  the terms of the Comptroller and the Treasurer elected      
   in 2002.                                                                    
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: Senate

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


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