IL SB1756 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on April 10 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-11-13 - Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Creates the Regulatory Sunrise Review Act. Establishes a system to investigate and review the necessity of new State regulation over a previously unregulated profession or occupation. Provides a process to investigate what level of regulation is necessary in order to protect the public health, safety, or welfare. Provides that the General Assembly shall commence the process established by the Act to investigate and review the necessity of new State regulation over a previously unregulated profession by passage of a resolution. Requires that an applicant that proposes legislation to license a profession or occupation submit a petition for licensure on forms provided by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and pay a fee of $1,000 within 30 days after introduction of the proposed professional regulation legislation. Provides that the Department shall prepare a report assessing the need for the proposed new licensure upon receipt of a complete petition and petition fee. Provides that the report shall be principally authored by persons with specified qualifications or by persons whose qualifications are substantially similar to specified qualifications. Provides that if the Department is unable to enter into a contract for preparation of the report for a sum not to exceed $1,000, the Department may utilize existing funds to supplement the $1,000 fee collected. Provides the various requirements, factors, criteria, and standards that must be included in a report. Provides that a report must be filed with the Secretary of State. Provides that if the General Assembly finds that it is necessary to regulate a profession or occupation, the least restrictive method of regulation may be imposed. Provides a list of factors for the General Assembly to consider when making determinations. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-11-13HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2019-11-13HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-11-13HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-11-13HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Appropriations-Human Services Committee; 015-000-000
2019-11-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Appropriations-Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote
2019-11-12SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Andy Manar
2019-11-12SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Andy Manar
2019-11-12HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Appropriations-Human Services Committee
2019-11-08HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
2019-11-08HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Bob Morgan
2019-11-07HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Bob Morgan
2019-10-28HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) November 27, 2019
2019-10-28HouseMotion to Suspend Rule 21 - Prevailed by Voice Vote
2019-10-28HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 21 Appropriations-Human Services Committee; Rep. Gregory Harris
2019-10-28HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Appropriations-Human Services Committee
2019-10-28HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2019-10-28HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Bob Morgan
2019-10-28HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Human Services Committee
2019-05-10HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-04-30HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
2019-04-24HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Blaine Wilhour
2019-04-11HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-11HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-11HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2019-04-11HouseArrived in House
2019-04-10SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
2019-04-04SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 9, 2019
2019-04-04SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateDo Pass Licensed Activities; 006-000-000
2019-03-06SenatePostponed - Licensed Activities
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer
2019-02-27SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant

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