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IL - HB2373
Sent to Governor

Expanding record sealing

Would expand record sealing eligibility, allowing ex-offenders with previous nonviolent, nonsexual felony convictions to apply to have their records sealed from most viewers, except for law enforcement agencies and employers in sensitive fields such as schools and financial institutions. Nearly 50 percent of ex-offenders in Illinois are back in prison within three years – but...
February 3, 2017

Support expanding food trucks in Chicago

The legislation would loosen restrictions on food trucks by allowing them to operate on private property with permission. This legislation would also allow trucks to operate for four hours instead of the current two-hour limit, and would permit trucks to operate within 200 feet of a restaurant provided this occurs outside of the restaurant’s listed operating...