IL HB2371 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Passed on August 8 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-08 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0040
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Data Security on State Computers Act. Requires State employees to annually undergo training by the Department of Innovation and Technology concerning cybersecurity. Allows the Department to make the training an online course. Requires the training to include detecting phishing scams, preventing spyware infections and identity theft, and preventing and responding to data breaches. Allows the Department to adopt rules to implement the program.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-15 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-16 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 107 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-08-08HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0040
2017-08-08HouseEffective Date January 1, 2018
2017-08-08HouseGovernor Approved
2017-06-13HouseSent to the Governor
2017-05-29SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2017-05-15HousePassed Both Houses
2017-05-15SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
2017-05-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2017
2017-05-12SenateSecond Reading
2017-05-04SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 5, 2017
2017-05-04SenateDo Pass State Government; 007-000-000
2017-04-25SenateAssigned to State Government
2017-03-17SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-03-17SenateFirst Reading
2017-03-17SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2017-03-17SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-03-17SenateArrive in Senate
2017-03-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
2017-03-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2017-03-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2017-03-16HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 107-000-000
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-10HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2017-03-09HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-09HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT Committee; 008-001-000
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-02-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT Committee
2017-02-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-02-14HouseAssigned to Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT Committee
2017-02-03HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-03HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-03HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch

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