IL HB4157 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 9 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-11-15 - Referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities in Illinois. Requires a public university to classify as an employee of the university a student who is an athlete of any of the top 3 financially profitable intercollegiate athletic programs at the university. Provides that the university shall pay the student athlete a minimum of $25,000 per academic year, but his or her work hours and work schedule are at the discretion of the university. Allows the university to classify as an employee of the university a student who is an athlete of any of the other intercollegiate athletic programs at the university, with his or her pay, work hours, and work schedule determined by the university. Sets forth provisions concerning collegiate and intercollegiate athletic associations and contractual agreements. Effective July 1, 2018.

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Title

HIGHER ED-ATHLETE IS EMPLOYEE

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-11-15HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-11-15HouseFirst Reading
2017-11-09HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Thaddeus Jones

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1103051e-5New CodeSee Bill Text
1105208b.5New CodeSee Bill Text
1106605-102New CodeSee Bill Text
11066510-102New CodeSee Bill Text
11067015-102New CodeSee Bill Text
11067520-102New CodeSee Bill Text
11068025-102New CodeSee Bill Text
11068530-102New CodeSee Bill Text
11069035-102New CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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