IL SB0156 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-6)
Status: Passed on August 16 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-16 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0397
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Department of Innovation and Technology Act and the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Director of Corrections and the Secretary of Innovation and Technology shall jointly adopt a rule or best practices protocol that permits each committed person in a Department of Corrections institution or facility to access specific and approved job search and career building websites within a specified period before the person's release from the Department of Corrections institution or facility and to access only those job search and career building websites.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-21 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-06 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 59 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-08-16SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0397
2019-08-16SenateEffective Date January 1, 2020
2019-08-16SenateGovernor Approved
2019-06-19SenateSent to the Governor
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Amy Grant
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. André Thapedi
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy E. Frese
2019-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Murphy
2019-05-21SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-21HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-000
2019-05-14HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-14HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-02HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2019-04-30HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 017-000-000
2019-04-09HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2019-03-07HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-03-07HouseFirst Reading
2019-03-07HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
2019-03-06HouseArrived in House
2019-03-06SenateThird Reading - Passed; 059-000-000
2019-03-05SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 6, 2019
2019-03-05SenateSecond Reading
2019-02-21SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pat McGuire
2019-02-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 5, 2019
2019-02-21SenateDo Pass State Government; 008-000-000
2019-02-06SenateAssigned to State Government
2019-01-29SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-01-29SenateFirst Reading
2019-01-29SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Chuck Weaver

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2013701-46New CodeSee Bill Text
73053-7-8New CodeSee Bill Text

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