IL HB2565 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Introduced on February 13 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-12 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Curtis J. Tarver, II
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Freedom to Work Act. Expands the scope of the Act to apply to all employees (rather than only low-wage employees). Prohibits all covenants not to compete. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-04-11 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 37 N: 62 NV: 16 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2019-04-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Curtis J. Tarver, II
2019-04-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Delia C. Ramirez
2019-04-11HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
2019-04-11HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Lost 037-062-003
2019-04-11HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
2019-04-11HouseRemoved from Short Debate Status
2019-04-11HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-04-11HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Filed
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr.
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Celina Villanueva
2019-04-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
2019-04-10HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2019-04-10HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2019-04-10HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2019-04-10HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Requested - Withdrawn by Rep. Tom Demmer
2019-04-09HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2019-04-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2019-04-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2019-04-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
2019-04-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
2019-04-04HouseFiscal Note Filed
2019-04-02HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2019-04-02HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-04-01HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer
2019-04-01HouseFiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer
2019-03-29HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-03-27HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 018-008-000
2019-03-27HouseReported Back To Labor & Commerce Committee;
2019-03-27HouseRecommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Labor & Commerce Committee; 006-000-000
2019-03-06HouseTo Workforce Development Subcommittee
2019-02-26HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
2019-02-13HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-02-13HouseFirst Reading
2019-02-13HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Anne Stava-Murray

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