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Jacqueline Y. Collins

Democratic — Senator — District 16
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Jacqueline Y. Collins represents Senate District 16 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 2656 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of 537 bills

2002 103260.31
2004 13200.0
2006 49832.95
2008 45910.0
2010 46410.0
2012 25900.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 16th District
    M114 Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-1607
    Fax: 217-782-2115
  • District Office:

    1155 West 79th Street
    Chicago, IL  60620
    Phone: 773-224-2830
    Fax: 773-224-2855



News and Blog Coverage

A ‘No Buy’ List for Guns Is a Bad Idea

After the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., some legislators are seeking to create a “no buy” list to block certain people from purchasing guns. Last month the Senate considered (but voted down) measures that would have prevented gun sales to anyone in the federal Terrorist Screening Database, a.k.a. the terrorist ...

I Wish Sen. Collins Would Stick To Worrying About Lobsters

Sen. Susan Collins (RINO-ME) usually worries about important things like whether Maine lobsters are invading Europe . Now she and an unholy alliance of senators are introducing a "compromise" bill that allows the Attorney General to deny firearms purchases to anyone on the No-Fly List or the "Selectee" List. Their ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SB 3441

    Violent Gun Offender Sentencng

  • SJR 58

    Unclaimed Life Insurance Tf

  • SR 1782

    Ku Klux Klan - Terrorist Group

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  • SR 1783

    Urge Feds - World Hunger

  • SR 1761

    Minority-Women Businesses

  • SJR CA30


Recent Votes

HJR 152

Motion To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 635

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5389.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 610.0
SB 2047


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 2047


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 318


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4067.0
•••No: 1423.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 2562


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4372.0
•••No: 711.0
•••Other: 915.0
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