ACLU Celebrates Gov. Pritzker Signing Senate Bill 2090, Expanding Voting in Jails - 25 days ago


Today, Governor Pritzker signed Senate Bill 2090 into law, which requires county jails and election authorities to collaborate in creating a process that ensures pre-trial detainees in jail can cast their ballot during elections. The law also assures that eligible citizens leaving Illinois prisons and jails receive a voter registration application and information about their voting rights being restored.