HB 2790

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 102nd Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Apr 19, 2021
  • Passed House Apr 15, 2021
  • Passed Senate May 31, 2021
  • Became Law Aug 19, 2021

Public Defender-Immigration

Abstract

Amends the Counties Code. Provides that, in counties with a population over 3,000,000, the Public Defender, without fee or appointment and with the approval of the county board, may act as attorney to noncitizens in immigration cases related to or resulting from an underlying court matter in which the Public Defender served as attorney before he or she became the Public Defender. Provides that representation by the Public Defender in immigration cases is limited to those arising in immigration courts located within the geographical boundaries of the county where the Public Defender has been appointed to office unless the board authorizes the Public Defender to provide representation outside the county. House Committee Amendment No. 1 Deletes reference to: 55 ILCS 5/3-4004.2 55 ILCS 5/3-4004.5 new Adds reference to: 55 ILCS 5/3-4006 from Ch. 34, par. 3-4006 Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Counties Code. Provides that, in counties with a population over 3,000,000, the public defender, without fee or appointment and with the concurrence of the county board, may act as attorney to noncitizens in immigration cases. Provides that representation by the public defender in immigration cases shall be limited to those arising in immigration courts located within the geographical boundaries of the county where the public defender has been appointed to office unless the board authorizes the public defender to provide representation outside the county.

Bill Sponsors (38)

Denyse Wang Stoneback

     
Cosponsor

Angelica Guerrero-Cuellar

     
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Aug 19, 2021

House

Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0410

House

Governor Approved

House

Effective Date January 1, 2022

Jun 29, 2021

House

Sent to the Governor

May 31, 2021

Senate

Third Reading - Passed; 036-018-000

House

Passed Both Houses

May 26, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt

May 24, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.

May 19, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert F. Martwick

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina H. Pacione-Zayas

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Karina Villa

May 17, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

May 14, 2021

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 17, 2021

Senate

Second Reading

May 13, 2021

Senate

Do Pass Executive; 009-004-000

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 14, 2021

May 12, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson

May 11, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters

May 04, 2021

Senate

Assigned to Executive

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro

Apr 30, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz

Apr 28, 2021

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Celina Villanueva

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Mike Simmons

Apr 19, 2021

Senate

Arrive in Senate

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading

Senate

Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino

Senate

First Reading

Senate

Referred to Assignments

Apr 15, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman

House

Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 072-042-000

Apr 14, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Eva Dina Delgado

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Dagmara Avelar

House

Second Reading - Short Debate

House

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy

Apr 13, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner

Apr 08, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Margaret Croke

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Angelica Guerrero-Cuellar

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Denyse Wang Stoneback

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Delia C. Ramirez

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah

Apr 06, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi

Mar 25, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech

Mar 23, 2021

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez

Mar 18, 2021

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

Mar 17, 2021

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Immigration & Human Rights Committee; by Voice Vote

House

Do Pass as Amended / Short Debate Immigration & Human Rights Committee; 007-001-000

Mar 11, 2021

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Immigration & Human Rights Committee

Mar 09, 2021

House

Assigned to Immigration & Human Rights Committee

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz

Mar 05, 2021

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch

Feb 19, 2021

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

First Reading

Feb 18, 2021

House

Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz

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