BREAKING NEWS: Senator Dan Duffy (Illinois 26th Senate District) introduced in the Illinois Senate, Senate Bill 3553 which has the following text:
Amends the Election Code: Provides that, along with each petition for nomination, either (i) a certified copy of the candidate's birth certificate or (ii) any other reliable proof of the candidate's citizenship shall be filed with the appropriate election authority. Provides that the appropriate election authority may allow a member of the public to visually inspect the copy of the birth certificate or other proof of citizenship at the office of the local election authority but may not release a copy of the birth certificate or other proof of citizenship for duplication, transmission, or any other purpose. Permits the candidate to redact from the birth certificate or other proof of citizenship the maiden name of the candidate's mother and any social security numbers included on the document.
This is in committee.
Please write to Senator Duffy and show him your support of his legislative initiative. Senator Dan Duffy
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