House and Senate Adjourned

House and Senate adjourned with no further action on pension killing bill – SB512. However, they have not adjourned the session – meaning – the door is open to further session days before or after Christmas.

Prior to adjourning for the day both chambers passed a budget reallocation bill which will keep facilities open and avoid addition state employee layoffs.

Lawmakers reprieve facilities targeted for closure

Illinois lawmakers approved budget fixes Tuesday that will avert employee layoffs and allow state facilities to remain open.