Author: Arnon Benshahar Last Updated Dec 16, 2019 @ 16:32. Lawmakers hope that the bill will help to raise money for the state’s $45 billion capital construction program. New bill would allow state lawmakers to meet and vote remotely in Illinois By Kevin Bessler | The Center Square. B. Pritzker (D) signing the bill into law on Tuesday. The bill would allow adults 21 and older to consume, possess and purchase certain amounts of cannabis for personal use, and seeks to create a legally regulated system of marijuana production and sales. Both his office the Illinois General Assembly website reported a short time later that he had signed the bill. Illinois Vehicle Bill of Sale. The Illinois Senate Republican Caucus will be getting a new leader and its current leader, Bill Brady of Bloomington, might be preparing another run for higher office. Print This Article Share it With Friends. MARION --- A proposed bill in Springfield aims to curb gun violence in Illinois with a new tax.The Assault Weapon Retailers Tax Act, or Senate Bill 2468, proposes a … 12:49 2020. Demonstrators march in Chicago on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 to show their support for removing police officers from schools. It gets rid of having to post a money bond to get out of jail. This policy has been followed in Cook County under Kim Foxx, and … According to the press release, the bill establishes new Privilege Tax schedules and provides tax relief by extending the payment period for reconciliation payments. The address on file for this person is 14400 W Edison Dr, New Lenox, IL 60451 in Will County. Illinois State Representative Mike Zalewski filed legislation on January 9 to authorize sports wagering on state collegiate events. It’s the first state in the country to pass tax-and-regulate marijuana legislation through an act of the legislature as opposed to via a voter-approved ballot initiative.. CHICAGO: Second Installment Cook County property tax bills have been posted to, where property owners can see how much they owe two weeks before the bills are received in the mail in early July, Treasurer Maria Pappas said here. The Republican announced his intention to sign the bill Thursday afternoon at a news conference in Chicago. If New Bill Passes, Illinois Residents Could Pay Taxes With Bitcoin. Retired Federal Judge H. Lee Sarokin recently wrote in the Huffington Post urging Illinois Governor Pat Quinn to sign a bill that would repeal the death penalty. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — The Illinois House and Senate passed sweeping criminal justice reforms Wednesday morning in Springfield. The minority GOP … by The Center Square | February 25, 2020 12:00 PM Print this article. CHICAGO (WLS) -- January 1, 2019 is the effective date for more than 200 new Illinois laws. Senate Bill 2473 would give students five days of excused absences per school year for mental health issues. The Illinois House on Tuesday passed a bill that would repeal the state's previous partial-birth-abortion ban and require that insurance providers cover contraception and abortion services.The Reproductive Health Act, which passed 64–50, removes virtually all restrictions on late-term abortions and the penalties currently imposed on doctors who perform them. (WTTW News) State legislators have approved a massive 764-page police and criminal justice reform bill that could end the practice of cash bail in Illinois and make it easier to decertify officers who commit misconduct. This site is maintained for the Illinois General Assembly by the Legislative Information System, 705 Stratton Building, Springfield, Illinois 62706 217-782-3944 217-782-2050 (TTY) New Illinois Bill Sets Rules for Using AI with Video Interviews #Dinah Wisenberg Brin By Dinah Wisenberg Brin July 1, 2019: LIKE SAVE PRINT EMAIL Reuse Permissions. New Illinois bill would give students excused absences for mental health issues. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WREX) — A new bill would effectively end school resource officers in Illinois. Illinois is officially the 11th state to legalize marijuana for adult use, with Gov. The Senate Democrats recently published their list of new and interesting laws that take effect in 2019. Illinois Governor J.B Pritzker has announced a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state. Nevertheless, the bill considered by the Illinois state legislature is something to ponder on for crypto-holders. He wrote, “I am certain we could all list persons who committed outrageous and despicable crimes that we would want executed. In order to get the bill passed, the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus cut the elimination of qualified immunity from the bill and did not increase use of force guidelines on officers. +2 Govt-and-politics Illinois Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady announced his resignation Thursday, ending a nearly three-decade tenure in Springfield. The Bill Would Amend the Sports Wagering Act . by India Post Newspaper. The new reforms discussed Saturday in the House committee include reclassifying drug possessions from felonies to misdemeanors, providing judges … Kevin Bessler. Surendra Ullal. Illinois Gov. J. Staff Reporter. Illinois lawmakers have kicked off the new year with a massive policing reform bill.