House committees continued to meet in Springfield this week to consider bills to be sent to the House floor for consideration.
The Senate was not in session this week. The deadline to pass House Bills out of committee is March 31st. The Senate returns to Springfield on Tuesday, February 28th. Read More... Download: Legislative Update 02.24.17.pdf
The Illinois General Assembly convened for a short session week, just two days. The focus for the week was on Governor Rauner’s Budget Address, which he presented on Wednesday. Committees in both the House and Senate met to consider whether legislation should be advanced to their full chambers. The Illinois House will return on Wednesday, February 22nd. Read More... Download: Legislative Update 02.17.17.pdf