House Committees to begin hearings this week: here’s how to watch/listen/engage

Although lawmakers will not be traveling to Springfield for the time being due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Illinois House of Representatives will begin holding virtual committee hearings this week. I am sharing information on how you can make sure your voice is heard through the remote committee process. I encourage you to follow the instructions outlined below to express your support for or concerns about any proposed legislation.

To find the schedule of committees for the week, click here.

If you would like to watch or listen to any of these hearings, click here, but please note that this link is only active when a committee or a floor session is underway.

To submit testimony or a witness slip regarding a bill being heard in a House committee, please click here and look under “Providing Testimony”.