Category: Western Illinois Today

White Supporting Seat Belts On School Bus Legislation

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is announcing his support for new legislation requiring seat belts on school buses. White’s public stance comes just days after a school bus carrying the Teutopolis basketball team was involved in a crash while…

Halpin’s Bill Eliminates Statute Of Limitations On Certain Sex Crimes

Newly elected State Representative Mike Halpin has introduced legislation aimed to eliminate the statute of limitations on various child sex crimes such as child pornography and attempted solicitation of a child. House Bill 744 would remove the statute of limitations…