IL HB1472 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on July 12 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-12 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0049
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. In the provision defining "eligible employment" for the purpose of allowing a teacher to return to teaching in subject shortage areas without impairing his or her retirement status or retirement annuity, changes the ending date of the employment from no later than June 30, 2019 to no later than June 30, 2021. Provides that any benefit increase that results from the amendatory Act is excluded from the definition of "new benefit increase". Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement by the State. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-16 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 57 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-20 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-12HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0049
2019-07-12HouseEffective Date July 12, 2019
2019-07-12HouseGovernor Approved
2019-06-14HouseSent to the Governor
2019-05-31SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2019-05-17SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2019-05-16HousePassed Both Houses
2019-05-16SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
2019-05-16SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
2019-05-16SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve Stadelman
2019-05-16SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2019-05-14SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2019-05-09SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 14, 2019
2019-05-09SenateSecond Reading
2019-05-07SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-05-02SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2019-05-01SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 2, 2019
2019-05-01SenateDo Pass Government Accountability and Pensions; 009-000-000
2019-04-24SenateAssigned to Government Accountability and Pensions
2019-03-26SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-03-26SenateFirst Reading
2019-03-26SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateArrive in Senate
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-03-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2019-03-20HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
2019-02-26HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-02-26HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-02-21HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
2019-02-21HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
2019-02-21HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-02-21HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Personnel & Pensions Committee; 010-000-000
2019-02-13HouseAssigned to Personnel & Pensions Committee
2019-02-05HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Darren Bailey
2019-01-29HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-01-29HouseFirst Reading
2019-01-29HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. C.D. Davidsmeyer

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
308058.43New CodeSee Bill Text
40516-150.1Amended CodeCitation Text
40516-203Amended CodeCitation Text

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Bill Comments