IL SB0955 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-1)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-04-25 - Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act and the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall establish reimbursement rates which build toward livable wages for front-line personnel in residential and day programs and service coordination agencies serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including, but not limited to, intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities, community integrated living arrangements, developmental training programs, employment, and other residential and day programs for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities supported by State funds or funding under Title XIX of the federal Social Security Act. Provides that the Department shall increase rates and reimbursements so that direct support persons earn a base wage of not less than $15 per hour and so that other front-line personnel earn a commensurate wage. Defines "front-line personnel". Effective immediately.

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Title

DEV DISABLED-DSP-WAGES

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-04-25SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2017-04-12SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
2017-04-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
2017-03-15SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2017-03-15SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 2017
2017-03-15SenateSecond Reading
2017-03-15SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2017-03-08SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2017-03-01SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-03-01SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
2017-03-01SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 2, 2017
2017-03-01SenateDo Pass Human Services; 006-002-000
2017-02-15SenateAssigned to Human Services
2017-02-15SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pat McGuire
2017-02-07SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-02-07SenateFirst Reading
2017-02-07SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Heather A. Steans

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
20170555.5New CodeSee Bill Text
30555-5.4iNew CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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