IL SB2863 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 17 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-05-31 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Employer's Liability Rates Article of the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a rate is excessive if it is likely to produce a long run profit that is unreasonably high for the insurance provided or if expenses are unreasonably high in relation to the services rendered. Makes changes regarding competitive markets exists and disapproval of rates under specified circumstances. Amends the Workers' Compensation Act. Provides that accidental injuries sustained while traveling to or from work do not arise out of and in the course of employment. Permits an employer to file with the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission a workers' compensation safety program or a workers' compensation return to work program implemented by the employer. Provides that (i) injuries to the shoulder shall be considered injuries to part of the arm and (ii) injuries to the hip shall be considered injuries to part of the leg. Contains provisions concerning repetitive and cumulative injuries; permanent partial disability determinations; annual reports by the Commission concerning self-insurance for workers' compensation in Illinois; and duties of the Workers' Compensation Premium Rates Task Force. Makes additional changes to the Workers' Compensation Act. Provides for an evidence-based drug formulary. Requires an annual investigation of procedures covered for ambulatory surgical centers and the establishment of a fee schedule. Changes a waiting period for benefits for certain firefighters, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics. Changes compensation computations for subsequent injuries to the same part of the spine. Effective immediately.

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Title

UNEMP INS-WRKR COMP RATES

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2018-04-17 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 34 N: 21 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-05-31HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2018-05-25HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
2018-05-23HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Standard Debate
2018-05-23HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
2018-05-21HouseFiscal Note Filed
2018-05-21HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer
2018-05-21HouseFiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer
2018-05-18HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
2018-05-16HouseDo Pass / Standard Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 016-012-000
2018-04-26HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
2018-04-18HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-04-18HouseFirst Reading
2018-04-17HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman
2018-04-17HouseArrived in House
2018-04-17SenateThird Reading - Passed; 034-021-000
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 13, 2018
2018-03-01SenateSecond Reading
2018-02-27SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 28, 2018
2018-02-27SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 007-004-000
2018-02-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2018-02-26SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2018-02-21SenateAssigned to Judiciary
2018-02-14SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-02-14SenateFirst Reading
2018-02-14SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Kwame Raoul

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2155456Amended CodeCitation Text
2155457Amended CodeCitation Text
2155458Amended CodeCitation Text
2155460Repealed CodeCitation Text
2155462aNew CodeSee Bill Text
8203051Amended CodeCitation Text
82030514Amended CodeCitation Text
82030519Amended CodeCitation Text
82030525.5Amended CodeCitation Text
82030529.2Amended CodeCitation Text
82030529.3New CodeSee Bill Text
8203054eNew CodeSee Bill Text
8203058Amended CodeCitation Text
8203058.1New CodeSee Bill Text
8203058.1bAmended CodeCitation Text
8203058.2Amended CodeCitation Text
8203058.2aAmended CodeCitation Text

Illinois State Sources


Bill Comments

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