Important State Legislative Websites

Prepared by: Dick Lockhart

Important State Legislative Websites

What Legislative District am I in (Senate and House), and who are my representatives?

http://www.elections.il.gov

​This will take you to the Illinois State Board of Elections website. On the top left of the screen, click Option, District/Official Search. To the right of the next screen, click “Mobile/Lite Version. ​Search.”On the next screen there is a map. At the bottom of the map, enter your address or zip code. Click “Find Address” then “OK.” Click “Confirm Address.” All pertinent contact​information, including your various representatives, District numbers, party affiliation, addresses and phone numbers.

How can I find out the status of a piece of legislation?

http://www.ilga.gov/

​Look on the left side of the home page for the Illinois General Assembly. Enter the number of ​the bill into the box, such as sb 90 or hb 90. Click “Go.” If you don’t know the number of the bill, ​you can also search by keyword.

How do I find out if the State Legislature is in session?

http://www.ilga.gov/

​There is a box on the top left side of the home page which will tell you whether or not the House or the Senate is in session. If the House or Senate is not in session, the next session ​date is given.

(Retain for future use)

January, 2015