IL HB0786 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-4)
Status: Engrossed on March 23 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-04-06 - Alternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Park District Code. Prohibits a park district from knowingly engaging a volunteer who has been convicted of or found to be a child sex offender. Provides that every park district shall require volunteers to complete an application prior to beginning work as a volunteer, which shall include a question concerning whether they have been convicted of or found to be a child sex offender. Provides that if a current volunteer is convicted of or found to be a child sex offender, the volunteer shall immediately disclose the conviction or finding to the park district. Provides for penalties for a volunteer who fails to disclose his or her sex offender status. Defines "volunteer" to mean any individual who, without compensation or benefits, reports to, and is under the direct supervision of, a park district's administrative staff and provides personal services to a park district recreational program that is offered to children. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-03-23 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 111 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2017-04-06SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2017-03-28SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-28SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-28SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2017-03-28SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-03-28SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-23HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
2017-03-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-16HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-16HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2017-03-15HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
2017-03-14HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-14HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nick Sauer
2017-02-23HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David S. Olsen
2017-02-16HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-02-15HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Cities & Villages Committee; 013-000-000
2017-02-08HouseAssigned to Cities & Villages Committee
2017-01-27HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-01-27HouseFirst Reading
2017-01-26HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.

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7012058-23aNew CodeSee Bill Text

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