2019 Legislative Agenda

You can download Illinois Policy’s full legislative agenda toolkit here, including bill summaries, polling, sponsors and other information. Below is a list of each bill with a link to the full legislative language.

Budget + tax policy

HJRCA 27 – True Balanced Budget Amendment
Chief Sponsor: Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.

SJRCA 10 – Spending Cap Amendment
Chief Sponsor: Suzy Glowiak

SB 1742 – Estate Tax Repeal
Chief Sponsor: Scott M. Bennett

HB 1454 – Estate Tax Repeal
Chief Sponsor: Avery Bourne

Pension reform

SJRCA 9 – Constitutional Amendment to Protect Earned Pensions
Chief Sponsor: Chuck Weaver

HJRCA 21 – Constitutional Amendment to Protect Earned Pensions
Chief Sponsor: Deanne M. Mazzochi

Good government

HB 2810 – Local Government Transparency
Chief Sponsor: Anna Moeller

HB 307 – Citizens Empowerment Act
Chief Sponsor: David McSweeney

SB 1928 – Government Transparency
Chief Sponsor: John F. Curran

Education

HB 3053 – School District Efficiency
Chief Sponsor: Rita Mayfield

SB 1838 – School District Efficiency
Chief Sponsor: Dan McConchie

HB 2986 – Promoting Equity in School Funding
Chief Sponsor: William Davis

Criminal Justice

SB 1640 – Expungement – Decriminalization
Chief Sponsor: Laura Fine

HB 2621 – Expungement – Decriminalization
Chief Sponsor: Justin Slaughter

HB 2039 – Crim Pro-Penalty Reduction
Chief Sponsor: Kelly M. Cassidy

SB 482 – Restore My Good Name Act
Chief Sponsor: Sen. Jacqueline Collins