IL HB2718 | 2023-2024 | 103rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 36-0)
Status: Introduced on February 15 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-10-03 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Benton
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Provides that rates for homemaker services shall be increased to $29.64 beginning July 1, 2023 to sustain a minimum wage of $18 per hour for direct service workers. Requires rates in subsequent State fiscal years to be no lower than the rates in effect on July 1, 2023. Requires providers of in-home services to be required to certify to the Department on Aging that they remain in compliance with the mandated wage increase for direct service workers. Provides that fringe benefits, including, but not limited to, paid time off and payment for training, health insurance, travel, or transportation, shall not be reduced in relation to the rate increases described in the amendatory Act. Effective July 1, 2023.

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2023-10-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Benton
2023-05-19HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2023-05-17HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2023-05-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2023-05-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
2023-05-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2023-05-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bob Morgan
2023-05-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
2023-05-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Beth Canty
2023-05-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2023-05-10HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
2023-05-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Hoan Huynh
2023-05-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz
2023-05-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
2023-05-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Angelica Guerrero-Cuellar
2023-05-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nabeela Syed
2023-05-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
2023-05-02HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2023-05-02HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2023-05-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cyril Nichols
2023-04-27HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
2023-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norma Hernandez
2023-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
2023-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maura Hirschauer
2023-04-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lilian Jiménez
2023-04-27HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
2023-04-27HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
2023-04-27HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Lakesia Collins
2023-04-27HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
2023-04-27HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
2023-04-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
2023-04-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
2023-04-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregg Johnson
2023-04-27HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
2023-04-25HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
2023-04-25HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
2023-04-25HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2023-04-25HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Abdelnasser Rashid
2023-04-25HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2023-04-20HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Lilian Jiménez
2023-04-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lilian Jiménez
2023-03-30HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2023-03-28HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Faver Dias
2023-03-28HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin John Olickal
2023-03-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2023-03-17HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kam Buckner
2023-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
2023-03-10HouseCommittee/3rd Reading Deadline Extended-Rule May 19, 2023
2023-03-03HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
2023-03-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
2023-02-28HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Health & Human Services Committee
2023-02-16HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2023-02-16HouseFirst Reading
2023-02-15HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.

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201054.02Amended CodeCitation Text

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