Governmental Affairs

Check this page for updated information regarding pending legislative issues.

ISEPS Action Center


CLICK HERE to access our current advocacy campaigns (member log-in required)

Find your governmental representatives -- CLICK HERE

Find candidates for public office by entering a street address -- CLICK HERE

Legislative and Political Information & Resources


The links below will be useful to learn more about Illinois state government and the General Assembly.  If you have any questions about legislative issues, please feel free to contact the ISEPS administrative office.

News Updates

Illinois Legislative Calendar--View schedules of the Illinois General Assembly and legislative dates of interest to Illinois ophthalmologists.

Illinois General Assembly--Track legislation, search for bills, access Illinois Senate and House member web pages, and much more!

Find Your Elected Officials -- Learn who represents you at the state and federal level by entering your address.
-- IL Board of Elections (requires small web-browser "plug-in"
-- CapWiz (through AAO) - enter your full address to get state officials

State of Illinois Homepage--This site connects you to state government agencies in Illinois.

Visits to the Illinois State Capitol -- Download Map

Illinois Register - proposed rules from state agencies, published by the Secretary of State

Illinois Department of Professional & Financial Regulation--This is the agency responsible for professional licensing and regulation.

Illinois State Board of Optometry -- Oversees the licensure and discipline of optometrists in Illinois.  Items at this websit include optometry board agendas and approved minutes.

Physician Profile Search--This will connect you to a new Internet-based system that allows the public to search for physicians in Illinois.

Political news, polls and updates - Real Clear Politics

New!  Ballotpedia - an interactive almanac of U.S. politics

Last Updated on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 02:42 PM