Bill Tracker

BGA's Bill Tracker

  1. SB3767 - Open Meetings - Notice Violation

    Illinois Senate
    Current Status:
    Referred to Assignments

    Amends the Open Meetings Act. Provides that a civil action for violation of the Act may be brought within 60 days after the discovery of failure to comply with specified notice requirements.

  2. SB3766 - Electronic Record Preservation

    Illinois Senate
    Sponsors:

    John F. Curran

    Current Status:
    Referred to Assignments

    Amends the Local Records Act. Provides that the use of any application, software, or other technology that prevents the maintenance or preservation of a public record through encryption, automatic deletion, or other means, or that results in a public record existing outside the possession or control of the applicable public body, shall be considered the concealment of a public record that is prohibited.

  3. HB4466 - FOIA List of Public Documents

    Illinois House
    Current Status:
    Referred to Rules Committee

    Amends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides that a public body shall include in its list of records available under the Act the identification and a plain-text description of each of the types or categories of information of each field of each database of the public body. Provides that the public body shall provide a sufficient description of the structures of all databases under the control of the public body to allow a requester to request the public body to perform specific database queries.