HB 116, the Rent bill made it out out committee.

3/9/2021 House Re-assigned to Housing Committee
3/16/2021 House House Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Housing Committee
A unit of local government, as defined in Section 1 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution, shall not enact, maintain, or enforce an ordinance or resolution that would have the effect of controlling the amount of rent charged for leasing private residential or commercial property.

President Terry Nelson participated in an on-line Zoom meeting last night with MH Action and the Lift the Ban groups. This Bill is located in the The Housing Committee ,a recently added legislative department.. This committee targets Housing issues.