Illinois Legislators Kill Ethics Omnibus Bill - State and Federal Communications

September 1, 2021  •  

Illinois Legislators Kill Ethics Omnibus Bill

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Illinois State House lawmakers killed an ethics omnibus bill by rejecting the Amendatory Veto of Senate Bill 539 issued by Gov. JB Pritzker last week.

The requested amendment was a minor change to the bill to keep the current process regarding ethics investigations.

The Senate adopted the change, but the House, which had passed the bill by a vote of 113 to 5, rejected the change by a vote of 59 to 35.

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