ILLINOIS NOW ACTION ALERT:
Tell Senate Executive Committee to VOTE NO on Senate Amendment 1 to SB 1123!
Senate Bill 1123 Amendment 1 by Senator Koehler amends the Civil Union Act to allow religiously affiliated child welfare agencies to discriminate against parties to a civil union and to refer the parties to a civil union to DCFS for information concerning non-discriminatory child welfare agencies for adoption or foster family home applications, licensure and placements. A fact sheet from the ACLU is attached.
|Chairperson :||Don Harmon||D|
|Vice-Chairperson :||Ira I. Silverstein||D|
|Member:||James F. Clayborne, Jr.||D|
|Member:||M. Maggie Crotty||D|
|Member:||John J. Cullerton||D|
|Member:||Kimberly A. Lightford||D|
|Member:||Jeffrey M. Schoenberg||D|
|Member:||Donne E. Trotter||D|
|Minority Spokesperson :||Dale A. Righter||R|
|Member:||John O. Jones||R|
|Member:||David S. Luechtefeld||R|