Chicago City Wire

Chicago City Wire

Monday, January 27, 2020

Q2 2019 Legislation: Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford sponsors or co-sponsors 64 bills

Legislation

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 1, 2019

Generalcourt13

Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford (D-4) sponsored 14 bills in the second quarter of 2019, one more than the average Illinois state senator, and was added as a co-sponsor on 50 bills, 14 more than the average, according to a Chicago City Wire analysis of data made available by the Illinois General Assembly.

During the second quarter, 59 senators sponsored legislation, with Sen. John J. Cullerton (D-6) sponsoring the most with 45 bills. There were 59 senators that co-sponsored legislation, with Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins (D-16) co-sponsoring 104 bills, more than any other senator.

The following table shows the bills that Lightford sponsored in the second quarter.

Bill Number
Date Introduced
Short Description
April 3
IL STUDENT LOAN INVESTMENT ACT
April 3
BUSINESS FILING-EXPEDITE, FEES
April 11
LOTTERY-INTERNET PROGRAM
April 5
SAFE SCHOOLS/HEALTHY LEARNING
May 1
SAFE SCHOOLS/HEALTHY LEARNING
April 9
VEH CD-PTSD LICENSE DECALS
April 4
SCH CD-SEX EDUCATION-CONSENT
April 12
CRIMINAL LAW-TECH
April 4
SCH CD-TEACHERS-EVALUATIONS
May 22
IL STUDENT LOAN INVESTMENT ACT
April 5
SCH CD-COMPULSORY SCHOOL AGE
April 9
ACCESS TO JUSTICE/DCFS
April 4
CRIMINAL LAW-TECH
April 29
ALTERNATIVE ELEC/GAS SUPPLIERS

The following table shows the bills to which Lightford was added as a co-sponsor in the second quarter.

Bill Number
Sponsors
Short Description
Rep. Kathleen Willis (D-77)
GOVERNMENT-TECH
Rep. Mike Murphy (R-99); Sen. Andy Manar (D-48)
SCH CD-REQUIRED COURSE-MATH
Rep. Sonya M. Harper (D-6); Sen. Robert Peters (D-13)
RE-ENTERING CITIZENS CIVIC ED
Sen. Linda Holmes (D-42); Rep. Jeff Keicher (R-70)
INSURANCE-DIAGNOSTIC MAMMOGRAM
Sen. Melinda Bush (D-31); Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch (D-7)
SCH CD-WORKPLACE PREP STUDY
Sen. Pat McGuire (D-43); Rep. Carol Ammons (D-103)
ICCB/IBHE JOINT COUNCIL
Sen. Don Harmon (D-39); Rep. Robert Martwick (D-19)
CONAMEND-INCOME TAX RATES
Rep. Margo McDermed (R-37); Sen. Dan McConchie (R-26)
TRACK-SEXUAL ASSAULT EVIDENCE
Rep. Fred Crespo (D-44); Sen. Thomas Cullerton (D-23)
SCH THREAT ASSESSMENT PROTOCOL
Rep. Kelly M. Burke (D-36); Sen. Bill Cunningham (D-18)
DISORDERLY CONDUCT-SCHL-MINOR
Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (D-49)
SCH CD-ACADEMIC SUPPORT
Rep. Mary E. Flowers (D-31); Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins (D-16)
PREGNANCY & CHILDBIRTH RIGHTS
Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy (D-14); Sen. Robert Peters (D-13)
FOR-PROFIT CORRECTIONAL
Rep. Keith R. Wheeler (R-50); Sen. Linda Holmes (D-42)
CRIM PROSECUTIONS-SEX OFFENSES
Rep. Kathleen Willis (D-77); Sen. Laura Fine (D-9)
PATIENT RIGHTS-DRUG PLANS
Rep. Celina Villanueva (D-21); Sen. Iris Y. Martinez (D-20)
NOTARY PUBLIC-NOTICE
Rep. Robyn Gabel (D-18); Sen. Pat McGuire (D-43)
HIGHER ED SAVINGS PROGRAM
Rep. Camille Y. Lilly (D-78); Sen. Julie A. Morrison (D-29)
MHDDSA-FAMILY COUNSELING
Rep. Michael Halpin (D-72); Sen. Bill Cunningham (D-18)
COMPTROLLER-REPORTS AND FUNDS
Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit (D-84); Sen. Cristina Castro (D-22)
SCH CD-SCH BOOKING STATION
Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr. (D-5); Sen. Mattie Hunter (D-3)
NEW BUSINESS OWNER ACT
Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez (D-24); Sen. Omar Aquino (D-2)
RETENTION OF IL STUDENTS ACT
Rep. John Connor (D-85); Sen. Antonio Muñoz (D-1)
MISSING PERSON DNA SYSTEM
Rep. Terra Costa Howard (D-48); Sen. Suzy Glowiak (D-24)
ATTY GEN-CONFIDENTIAL ADDRESS
Rep. Justin Slaughter (D-27); Sen. Martin A. Sandoval (D-11)
CDB-BUSINESS REPORT
Rep. William Davis (D-30); Sen. Julie A. Morrison (D-29)
DISABIL-CRIM JUST-TASK FORCE
Sen. Christopher Belt (D-57)
IDPH-MATERNAL MENTAL HEALTH
Rep. Justin Slaughter (D-27)
CRIMINAL LAW-TECH
Rep. Yehiel M. Kalish (D-16)
CRIMINAL LAW-TECH
Sen. Laura Ellman (D-21); Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit (D-84)
COMM COLL-VOCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Sen. Christopher Belt (D-57); Rep. LaToya Greenwood (D-114)
VETERAN MEMORIAL MARKERS
Sen. Laura Ellman (D-21); Rep. Terra Costa Howard (D-48)
PROP TAX-SR FREEZE-MEDICARE
Sen. Michael E. Hastings (D-19); Sen. David Koehler (D-46); Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr. (D-86); Rep. Charles Meier (R-108)
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS WORKFORCE
Sen. David Koehler (D-46)
EARLY INVENTION-DEFINED TERM
Sen. Antonio Muñoz (D-1); Rep. La Shawn K. Ford (D-8)
SCH CD-OFFICE OF SCH SAFETY
Rep. Sara Feigenholtz (D-12)
ANCRA-MANDATED REPORTERS
Rep. Jay Hoffman (D-113)
GOVT ETHICS-ECONOMIC INTERESTS
Rep. Jay Hoffman (D-113)
GOVT ETHICS-ECONOMIC INTERESTS
Sen. Melinda Bush (D-31); Rep. Kathleen Willis (D-77)
WORKPLACE TRANSPARENCY ACT
Rep. Jonathan Carroll (D-57)
PERSONNEL CD-ELIGIBILITY LISTS
Rep. Mary Edly-Allen (D-51)
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH ACT
Rep. Mary Edly-Allen (D-51)
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH ACT
Sen. Omar Aquino (D-2)
SCH CD-SCHOOL COUNCIL-OFFENDER
Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson (D-40)
HEALTHY WORKPLACE ACT
Sen. Emil Jones, III (D-14)
BUREAU APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS
Sen. Laura Fine (D-9)
REGULATION-TECH
Sen. Heather A. Steans (D-7)
CANNABIS-TECH
Sen. Rachelle Crowe (D-56)
TRANSPORTATION-TECH
Sen. Paul Schimpf (R-58)
GOVERNMENT-TECH
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-97)
TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

Want to get notified whenever we write about Illinois State Senate District 4 ?

Sign-up Next time we write about Illinois State Senate District 4, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

Illinois State Senate District 4

More News