IL HB2376 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-07-06 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Summary

Creates the Family Leave Insurance Program Act. Requires the Department of Labor to establish and administer a Family Leave Insurance Program that provides family leave insurance benefits to eligible employees who take unpaid family leave to care for a newborn child, a newly adopted or newly placed foster child, or a family member with a serious health condition. Sets forth eligibility requirements for benefits under the Act including that the employee must (i) establish that he or she has been employed for at least 680 hours in employment during the employee's qualifying year and (ii) document that he or she has provided the employer with written notice of the employee's intention to take family leave. Defines "employer" to mean (a) any person, partnership, corporation, association, or other business entity that employs 50 or more employees for each working day during each of 20 or more calendar workweeks in the year in which the leave is to be taken or in the year immediately preceding the year in which the leave is to be taken; and (b) the State of Illinois and any other unit of local government. Contains provisions concerning disqualification from benefits; premium payments; the amount and duration of benefits; the recovery of erroneous payments; hearings; defaulted premium payments; elective coverage; employment protection; coordination of family leave; defined terms; and other matters. Amends the State Finance Act. Creates the Family Leave Insurance Account Fund.

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Title

FAMILY LEAVE INSURANCE PROGRAM

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-07-06HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-06-30HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) July 7, 2017
2017-06-28HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-001-000
2017-06-27HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-06-27HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 5 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-06-26HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2017-06-26HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
2017-05-31HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 30, 2017
2017-05-31HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2017-05-30HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2017
2017-05-30HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-30HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 005-000-000
2017-04-28HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-04-28HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-27HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-27HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-27HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-26HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
2017-04-26HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
2017-04-26HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
2017-04-26HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 017-010-000
2017-04-26HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Adopted in Labor & Commerce Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-04-18HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce Committee
2017-04-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-04-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 4 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-03-31HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 28, 2017
2017-03-31HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 28, 2017
2017-03-31HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 28, 2017
2017-03-31HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 28, 2017
2017-03-27HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce Committee
2017-03-24HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-24HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce Committee
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-02-22HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce Committee
2017-02-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-02-14HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
2017-02-03HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-03HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-03HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
301055.878New CodeSee Bill Text

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