IL SB0068 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-4)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-19 - Senate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides for a credit against withholding taxes in an amount equal to 25% of the wages or salary paid by a private employer to an Illinois employee while the employee is on organ donation leave if the employer grants all of its employees the option of taking a paid leave of absence of at least 30 days for the purpose of serving as an organ donor or bone marrow donor. Provides that the credit may not exceed $20,833.33 for each employee who takes organ donation leave. Provides that such a leave of absence must be taken without loss of pay, vacation time, compensatory time, personal days, or sick time for at least the first 30 days of the leave of absence. Effective immediately.

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2019-03-19SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-19SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-03-19SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Revenue
2019-03-18SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason A. Barickman
2019-03-15SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
2019-03-15SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2019-03-15SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Paul Schimpf
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2019-03-14SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-14SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2019-03-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
2019-03-12SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2019-02-07SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2019-02-07SenatePostponed - Revenue
2019-02-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
2019-01-23SenateAssigned to Revenue
2019-01-23SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-01-23SenateFirst Reading
2019-01-23SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Julie A. Morrison

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