IL HB2276 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-3)
Status: Passed on August 23 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0468
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a person shall not smoke in a motor vehicle containing a person under 18 years of age, regardless of whether the vehicle is in motion, at rest, or has its windows down. Defines smoking as inhaling, exhaling, burning, or carrying a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, weed, plant, regulated narcotic, or other combustible substance. Provides that a police officer may not stop a motor vehicle solely for a violation of the Section. Provides that a violation is a petty offense with a maximum fine of $100 and that, for a second or subsequent offense, the fine is not to exceed $250.

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Roll Calls

2019-06-01 - House - Concurrence in House (Y: 97 N: 14 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-05-29 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 42 N: 10 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 78 N: 20 NV: 5 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-08-23HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0468
2019-08-23HouseEffective Date June 1, 2020
2019-08-23HouseGovernor Approved
2019-06-28HouseSent to the Governor
2019-06-01HousePassed Both Houses
2019-06-01HouseHouse Concurs
2019-06-01HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 097-014-000
2019-05-30HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
2019-05-29HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-29HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Jonathan Carroll
2019-05-29HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
2019-05-29HouseArrived in House
2019-05-29SenateThird Reading - Passed; 042-010-000
2019-05-29SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
2019-05-29SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Morrison
2019-05-29SenateRecalled to Second Reading
2019-05-29SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2019-05-28SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Public Health; 007-001-002
2019-05-27SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Public Health
2019-05-24SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-05-24SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-05-24SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
2019-05-24SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 27, 2019
2019-05-24SenateSecond Reading
2019-05-22SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 23, 2019
2019-05-22SenateDo Pass Public Health; 012-000-000
2019-05-17SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2019
2019-05-15SenatePostponed - Public Health
2019-05-10SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 17, 2019
2019-05-08SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve McClure
2019-05-08SenatePostponed - Public Health
2019-05-07SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-04-24SenateAssigned to Public Health
2019-04-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-04-09SenateFirst Reading
2019-04-09SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
2019-04-03SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 4, 2019
2019-04-03SenateArrive in Senate
2019-03-28HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 078-020-000
2019-03-20HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-20HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-13HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
2019-03-13HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-13HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 011-001-000
2019-03-11HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2019-03-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-03-11HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-03-06HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-03-06HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
2019-03-06HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
2019-03-06HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
2019-02-19HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
2019-02-13HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-02-13HouseFirst Reading
2019-02-07HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jonathan Carroll

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