IL HB0253 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Passed on August 16 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-16 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0380
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. Provides that the term "student" within the definition of "educational employee" or "employee" as used in the Act excludes (rather than includes) graduate students who are research assistants primarily performing duties that involve research, graduate assistants primarily performing duties that are pre-professional, graduate students who are teaching assistants primarily performing duties that involve the delivery and support of instruction, or any other graduate assistants. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-21 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 35 N: 19 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 72 N: 37 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-08-16HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0380
2019-08-16HouseEffective Date January 1, 2020
2019-08-16HouseGovernor Approved
2019-06-19HouseSent to the Governor
2019-05-21HousePassed Both Houses
2019-05-21SenateThird Reading - Passed; 035-019-000
2019-05-09SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 14, 2019
2019-05-09SenateSecond Reading
2019-05-08SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 9, 2019
2019-05-08SenateDo Pass Labor; 011-005-000
2019-05-07SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
2019-05-07SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2019-04-24SenateAssigned to Labor
2019-04-15SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Ann Gillespie
2019-04-15SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Ann Gillespie
2019-04-03SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-04-03SenateFirst Reading
2019-04-03SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
2019-04-03SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2019-04-03SenateArrive in Senate
2019-03-28HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 072-037-000
2019-03-21HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-21HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Celina Villanueva
2019-03-19HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
2019-03-14HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2019-03-14HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Will Guzzardi
2019-03-07HouseBalanced Budget Note Filed
2019-03-06HouseHome Rule Note Filed
2019-03-06HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Filed
2019-03-06HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-06HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-05HouseHousing Affordability Impact Note Filed
2019-03-05HouseBalanced Budget Note Requested by Rep. Grant Wehrli
2019-03-05HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Grant Wehrli
2019-03-05HouseLand Conveyance Appraisal Note Filed
2019-03-04HouseFiscal Note Filed
2019-03-04HouseState Debt Impact Note Filed
2019-03-04HousePension Note Filed
2019-03-04HouseJudicial Note Filed
2019-03-01HouseCorrectional Note Filed
2019-02-28HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-02-27HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 017-010-000
2019-01-29HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
2019-01-09HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-01-09HouseFirst Reading
2019-01-09HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Will Guzzardi

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