IL SB1577 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-2)
Status: Passed on August 25 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-25 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0452
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois False Claims Act. Provides that a person who commits certain acts is liable to the State for a civil penalty of not less than the minimum amount and not more than the maximum amount allowed for a civil penalty for a violation of the federal False Claims Act (31 U.S.C. 3729 et seq.) as adjusted by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990 (28 U.S.C. 2461) (instead of a penalty of not less than $5,500 and not more than $11,000). Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-30 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-05-16 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-25SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0452
2017-08-25SenateEffective Date August 25, 2017
2017-08-25SenateGovernor Approved
2017-06-28SenateSent to the Governor
2017-05-30SenatePassed Both Houses
2017-05-30HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-000
2017-05-26HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2017
2017-05-24HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-24HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-24HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-24HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Executive Committee; 011-000-000
2017-05-19HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017
2017-05-18HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
2017-05-17HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-05-17HouseFirst Reading
2017-05-17HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2017-05-16HouseArrived in House
2017-05-16SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
2017-05-16SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
2017-05-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan McConchie
2017-05-16SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
2017-05-16SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Morrison
2017-05-16SenateRecalled to Second Reading
2017-05-16SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Human Services; 006-000-000
2017-05-15SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Human Services
2017-05-12SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2017-05-12SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2017-05-12SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
2017-04-28SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017
2017-04-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2017-04-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2017-04-06SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
2017-04-06SenateSecond Reading
2017-04-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
2017-04-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2017-04-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2017-04-05SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-8(b-1), this amendment will remain in the Committee on Assignments.
2017-03-29SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-03-29SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
2017-03-17SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
2017-03-15SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2017-03-15SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2017-03-15SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 16, 2017
2017-03-15SenateDo Pass Human Services; 009-000-000
2017-03-08SenatePostponed - Human Services
2017-02-28SenateAssigned to Human Services
2017-02-09SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-02-09SenateFirst Reading
2017-02-09SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Julie A. Morrison

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