IL HB1957 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on July 23 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0135
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Changes the filing due date applicable to actuarial opinions as to the sufficiency of the loss and loss adjustment expense reserves for group workers' compensation pools from June 1 to March 1 of each year. In provisions concerning the bond required of insurance producers, changes a reference from "agent contact" to "agency contract". Provides that the corporate governance annual disclosure must attest to the best of the signatory's belief and knowledge that the insurer has implemented the corporate governance practices (rather than the corporate governance practices required by the provisions concerning disclosure requirements) and that a copy of the disclosure has been provided to the insurer's board of directors or the appropriate committee thereof. Provides that an insurer must ensure that it has complied with the financial requirements and treatment limitations applicable to mental, emotional, nervous, or substance use disorder or condition benefits prior to policy issuance. Provides that pre-licensing course of study hours required to be completed in a classroom setting in order to obtain an insurance producer license may also be completed in a webinar setting. Provides that 3 hours of classroom ethics instruction required for renewal of a public adjuster license may also be completed by webinar. Defines "webinar". Repeals an Article concerning public insurance adjusters and registered firms. Effective immediately, except that provisions concerning the filing due date applicable to actuarial opinions take effect January 1, 2022.

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Roll Calls

2021-05-27 - Senate - Motion in Senate (Y: 57 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-21 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-23HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0135
2021-07-23HouseEffective Date July 23, 2021; some provisions effective 1-1-22
2021-07-23HouseGovernor Approved
2021-06-23HouseSent to the Governor
2021-05-27HousePassed Both Houses
2021-05-27SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
2021-05-24SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading ** May 25, 2021
2021-05-14SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 17, 2021
2021-05-14SenateSecond Reading
2021-05-13SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 14, 2021
2021-05-13SenateDo Pass Insurance; 011-000-000
2021-05-04SenateAssigned to Insurance
2021-04-23SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-04-23SenateFirst Reading
2021-04-23SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2021-04-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 22, 2021
2021-04-21SenateArrive in Senate
2021-04-21HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - Passed 116-000-001
2021-04-16HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - First Day
2021-04-14HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-04-14HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-04-14HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-04-08HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2021-03-18HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-03-15HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Insurance Committee; 019-000-000
2021-03-09HouseAssigned to Insurance Committee
2021-02-17HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-02-17HouseFirst Reading
2021-02-16HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Thaddeus Jones

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2155107a.12Amended CodeCitation Text
2155130.4Amended CodeCitation Text
21551510Amended CodeCitation Text
21551565Amended CodeCitation Text
2155370c.1Amended CodeCitation Text
2155500-130Amended CodeCitation Text
2155500-30Amended CodeCitation Text
2155Art. XXXI.75Repealed CodeCitation Text

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