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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation HB1881

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Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Illinois Emergency Management Agency Act. Provides that after an initial proclamation declaring that a disaster exists, the Governor may only extend that declaration or make further proclamations regarding the same disaster if the General Assembly passes a resolution within 5 calendar days that approves the extension or further proclamation. Provides that if, due to health or safety concerns, the General Assembly is unable to convene in either regular or special session to approve the extension or further proclamation, the extension or further proclamation may continue in effect until the General Assembly is able to convene in regular or special session if specified members of the General Assembly submit written certification to the Governor that the General Assembly is unable to convene to provide the necessary approval of the extension or further proclamation. Effective immediately.

Session: 102nd General Assembly

Last Action: Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Luft

Last Action Date: February 10, 2022


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4 sponsors: Ryan Spain (R); Andrew Chesney (R); Daniel Swanson (R); Mark Luft (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (4 of 118)

Chamber Date Action
House Feb 10, 2022 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Luft
House Sep 29, 2021 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
House Mar 27, 2021 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
House Mar 9, 2021 Assigned to Executive Committee
House Mar 8, 2021 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Andrew S. Chesney
House Feb 17, 2021 Referred to Rules Committee
House Feb 17, 2021 First Reading
House Feb 16, 2021 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Ryan Spain
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 16, 2021 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Link: link to state bill page

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