Rep. Butler Commemorates Bicentennial of First IL Public Act

Speaking on the floor of the Illinois House, Rep. Tim Butler took a moment to commemorate the bicentennial of the first public act passed by the Illinois General Assembly following Illinois statehood. Butler noted the personal significance and honor for him, and other current representatives, who are decedents of members of that first General Assembly. The original document was brought from the state archives and displayed on the House floor for the occasion. Speaking on the floor of the Illinois House, Rep. Tim Butler took a moment to commemorate the bicentennial of the first public act passed by the Illinois General Assembly following Illinois statehood. Butler noted the personal significance and honor for him, and other current representatives, who are decedents of members of that first General Assembly. The original document was brought from the state archives and displayed on the House floor for the occasion.