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Title:National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws
Website:Uniform Law Commission
Contact Name:Tim Schnabel
Contact Title:Executive Director, NCCUSL
Contact Phone:312-450-6604
Function:The National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL), provides states with non-partisan, well-conceived and well-drafted legislation that brings clarity and stability to critical areas of the law. NCCUSL’s work supports the federal system and facilitates the movement of individuals and the business of organizations with rules that are consistent from state to state.
Term:4 years and until successor is appointed and qualified
Senate Confirmation:No
Qualifications:Uniform Law Commissioners must be lawyers, qualified to practice law. They are lawyer-legislators, attorneys in private practice, state and federal judges, law professors, and legislative staff attorneys, who have been appointed by state governments as well as the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to research, draft and promote enactment of uniform state laws in areas where uniformity is desirable and practical.
Composition:For the Illinois Delegation: 5 appointed by the governor 1 by the Speaker of the House; 1 by the Senate President; 1 by the House Minority Leader; 1 by the Senate Minority Leader; Director of Legislative Reference Bureau, Ex-officio.
Authority:25 ILCS 135/5.07

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Didech, Rep. Daniel9/9/2021Speaker of the HouseMemberCommissionerNone
Dodge, Jim StatuteEx-OfficioCommissionerNone
Frost, Steven, G. 1/15/201912/6/2002GovernorMemberCommissionerLake
Jenkins-Jordan, Ashley5/31/20265/24/2022Senate PresidentMemberCommissionerNone
Landers, Jeffrey9/8/2021Senate Minority LeaderMemberCommissionerNone
Leinenweber, Hon Harry Lifetime Member
Quinlan, William1/15/20177/7/2016GovernorMemberCommissionerCook
Shean, Quinn1/15/20223/30/2018GovernorMemberCommissionerCook
Snyder, Susan12/2/202312/18/2015GovernorMemberCommissionerCook
Swibel, J. Howard6/10/20266/10/2022GovernorMemberCommissionerCook
Tenenbaum, J. Samuel3/29/20163/29/2004House Minority LeaderMemberCommissionerNone