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Senate Hearing on State Gay Bill

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Senate Bill 101 (SB101), the bill that would amend the state human-rights act to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, is going to be heard by the Senate Executive Committee at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27 in Room 212 of the State House in Springfield. If the committee approves the bill it would go to the full Senate for a vote.

Equality Illinois urges Illinois residents to contact Senators.

Phone calls and hand written letters are preferred to e-mail messages.

Following are members of the committee.

Senator Ira I. Silverstein (D)

Senator 8th District

121B Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-5500

Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson (D) 40th District

Majority Caucus Chair

Senator 40th District

623 Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-7419

James A. DeLeo (D)

10th District

Assistant Majority Leader

Senator 10th District

323 Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-1035

Miguel del Valle (D)

2nd District

Assistant Majority Leader

Senator 2nd District

321A Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-5652

Vince Demuzio (D)

49th District

Senate Majority Leader

Senator 49th District

323 Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-8206

Emil Jones, Jr. (D)

14th District

President of the Senate

Senator 14th District

327 Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-2728

Senator George P. Shadid (D)

46th District

Majority Caucus Whip

Senator 46th District

127 Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-8250

Louis S. Viverito (D)

11th District

Assistant Maj. Leader

Senator 11th District

218A Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-0054

Peter J. Roskam (R)

48th District

Minority Whip

Senator 48th District

309H Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-8022

J. Bradley Burzynski (R)

35th District

Minority Caucus Chair

Senator 35th District

M103D Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-1977

Edward Petka (R)

42nd District

Deputy Minority Leader

Senator 42nd District

309D Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-0422

Todd Sieben (R)

45th District

Assistant Minority Leader

Senator 45th District

307 Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

(217) 782-0180

Frank C. Watson (R)

51st District

Republican Leader

Senator 51st District

309A Capitol Building

Springfield, IL 62706

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