Rep Jay Hoffman

Assistant Majority Leader
(D-Belleville)
113th District
Rep Jay Hoffman

Springfield Office:
261-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0104
(217) 782-1333 FAX

District Office:
312 S. High St.
Belleville, IL 62220
(618) 416-7407
(618) 416-7409 FAX

Biography
Attorney; born Nov. 6, 1961, in Highland, IL; B.S., Finance, Illinois State University; J.D., St. Louis University School of Law; married, has two children.

Hoffman Backs Property Tax Relief Package

Hoffman Backs Property Tax Relief Package

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.– To offer property tax relief for working families, state Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Swansea, supported a proposal Wednesday that cuts property taxes for middle-class families and seniors by increasing cost-saving exemptions, while giving local residents the ability to freeze their property taxes through a referendum.

Hoffman Votes in Support of Financial Transparency

Hoffman Votes in Support of Financial Transparency

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In response to reports that Gov. Bruce Rauner’s state agencies are waiting months to report debt obligations to the Illinois Comptroller’s office, state Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Swansea, recently voted to override the governor’s veto of bipartisan legislation that will give taxpayers a more transparent account of state finances and help ensure that bills are paid on time.

Hoffman Overrides Governor on Unclaimed Life Insurance Bill

Hoffman Overrides Governor on Unclaimed Life Insurance Bill

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Ensuring that beneficiaries of life insurance plans receive the benefits that are owed to them, state Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Swansea, voted to override the governor’s veto of a bill to require life insurance companies to review death records and be more accountable to their plan holders.

Hoffman Proposal Protecting Pre-Existing Conditions Becomes Law

Hoffman Proposal Protecting Pre-Existing Conditions Becomes Law

BELLEVILLE, Ill.– Legislation backed by state Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Swansea, aimed at protecting the 1.3 million Illinoisans who would lose their health insurance under proposed federal healthcare changes—particularly if they have a pre-existing condition—was recently...