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January 2, 2014

Hundreds of new laws to go into effect

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SHELBYVILLE, IL. —

HB 2768 Increases the interaction between a school's principal and law enforcement agencies involving gang activities

HB 3070 Extends teacher and counselor training to include signs of mental illness

HB 3190 Requires proof of meningitis vaccination for students entering 6th and 12th grade

SB 1762 Makes several changes to mandates and evaluations of teachers resulting from SB 7

HB 0226 Allows 17-year-olds to vote in a primary if they will be 18 by the following general election

HB 1745 Limits electrical aggregation opt-out referendums to unincorporated parts of counties that lack an electrical aggregation ordinance

HB 2036 Requires the IEPA to establish maximum time limits for processing permit applications

HB 3243 Adds cigarettes to the legal definition of litter

SB 0105 Allows electric utilities to provide market settlement service

SB 0850 Grants a temporary exemption for a specific landscape and food waste processor

from pollution control facility statutes

SB 1925 Requires the IEPA to consider past actions of an asphalt shingle recycling company before issuing permits; prohibits issuing permits in cases where an owner/operator has a history of environmental neglect

SB 2226 Forbids landfill owners from accepting asphalt shingles for disposal when there is a recycling center within 25 miles of the landfill

HB 2943 Requires lobbyists to disclose their ultimate employers

HB 2955 Requires the state budget to be published in its entirety on GOMB's website within 60 days of enactment

SB 2380 Prohibits state grant recipients and their employees from knowingly using grant

funds for political activities or to compensate for time spent on political work

HB 2659 If the courts determine a child needs to be placed in foster care, it does not

constitute a judicial determination on the merits of an administrative appeal

HB 2809 Updates definitions of interstate and inter-county adoptions

HB 2992 Parents in a joint-custody relationship must first offer the other parent the option of temporarily caring for a child before seeking third-party child care

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Obituaries
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  • City Council approves pay raises

    The Shelbyville City Council approved pay raises for the council members, mayor, and building commissioner during Monday evening’s meeting. With the exception of the building commissioner, the raises will not be effective until after the next electio

    August 22, 2014

  • No movement reported on Eagle Creek fate

    The fate of Eagle Creek is still undetermined according to County Board Chairman Bruce Cannon during last week’s Shelby County Board meeting.Cannon reported that Eagle Creek Resort will not be open next year as Illinois Department of Natural Resource

    August 22, 2014

  • Residents cite problems near Copeland Bridge

    Residents living near the Copeland Bridge south of Shelbyville approached the Shelby County Board Wednesday voicing an ongoing problem that has grown worse in recent months.Joe Woodall, Rose Township supervisor and landowner, told the board that week

    August 19, 2014

  • 081914 Rauner in Sullivan pic Rauner makes campaign stop in Sullivan

    Gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner stopped at the T ‘n T Pizzeria in Sullivan Sunday evening for a brief visit to rally citizens to get out the vote in November.Rauner is stumping the state in a “Shake-up Express” bus tour, visiting 38 counties in

    August 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • 081214 house blessing pic 2 9th House Blessing held Sunday

    The key was given to the ninth Shelby County Habitat for Humanity home residents Sunday during the house blessing ceremony.The Wallace-Pesch family are the new residents of the home at 401 South Pine in Shelbyville.“The home was returned to us (Habit

    August 12, 2014 2 Photos

Celebrations
  • 081914 Scott AIEC bd of directors pic Scott elected to AIEC Board of Directors

    The Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives (AIEC) recently held its annual meeting July 31- Aug. 1 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield. During the Board of Directors reorganizational meeting, John Scott of Pana was elected to represent Shelby E

    August 19, 2014 1 Photo

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