Thursday, August 30th, 2018
Rep. Bourne Applauds Legalized Industrial Hemp-Farm Bureau Supported Agriculture Expansion

Senate Bill 2298, the Industrial Hemp Act, was just signed into law by Governor Rauner. This Act adds Illinois to a growing number of states that permit growth of cannabis…

Monday, August 27th, 2018
New Law Aims to Save Lives by Increasing Marrow Donations

State Representative Avery Bourne co-sponsored legislation that asks the Department of Public Health to develop and distribute information on the need for bone marrow donation and on how to join…

Monday, August 13th, 2018
New Alert for Missing Veterans Becomes Law

Legislation aimed at reducing the suicide rate among veterans was signed into law by Governor Rauner recently. This bill, House Bill 4212, co-sponsored by State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond), adds…

Monday, August 13th, 2018
House Bill 4783 Signed into Law; Creating Combination Youth Hunting and Trapping License

House Bill 4783, which merges two youth Department of Natural Resources issued licenses, was recently signed into law by Governor Bruce Rauner. The new law, sponsored by Representative Avery Bourne…