IL SB1561 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on August 13 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-08-13 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0362
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Provides that it is a civil rights violation for a third-party loan modification service provider, because of unlawful discrimination, familial status, or an arrest record, to (1) refuse to engage in loan modification services or to discriminate in making such services available, or (2) alter the terms, conditions, or privileges of such services. Makes changes concerning what constitutes retaliation under various Articles of the Act. Provides that, in proceedings relating to real estate transactions, the failure of the Department to notify the complainant or respondent in writing of the reasons for not completing an investigation on the allegations set forth in a charge within 100 days shall not deprive the Department of jurisdiction over the charge. Makes corresponding and other changes.

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Roll Calls

2021-05-31 - Senate - Concurrence in Senate (Y: 56 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-20 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 97 N: 19 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-04-22 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 58 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-08-13SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0362
2021-08-13SenateEffective Date January 1, 2022
2021-08-13SenateGovernor Approved
2021-06-29SenateSent to the Governor
2021-05-31SenatePassed Both Houses
2021-05-31SenateSenate Concurs
2021-05-31SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 056-000-000
2021-05-30SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Executive; 015-000-000
2021-05-30SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Executive
2021-05-27SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
2021-05-27SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Celina Villanueva
2021-05-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 24, 2021
2021-05-21SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
2021-05-20HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 097-019-000
2021-05-19HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-19HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-18HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2021-05-13HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-12HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Immigration & Human Rights Committee; 005-003-000
2021-05-12HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Immigration & Human Rights Committee; by Voice Vote
2021-05-12HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Immigration & Human Rights Committee
2021-05-11HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2021-05-11HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
2021-05-04HouseAssigned to Immigration & Human Rights Committee
2021-04-23HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-04-23HouseFirst Reading
2021-04-22HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
2021-04-22HouseArrived in House
2021-04-22SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
2021-04-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 22, 2021
2021-04-21SenateSecond Reading
2021-03-16SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 17, 2021
2021-03-16SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 008-000-000
2021-03-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert F. Martwick
2021-03-09SenateAssigned to Judiciary
2021-02-26SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-02-26SenateFirst Reading
2021-02-26SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Celina Villanueva

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