IL SB3108 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-4)
Status: Passed on August 17 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-08-17 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0939
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Predator Accountability Act. Changes the short title of the Act to the Trafficking Victims Protection Act. Adds references to involuntary servitude and labor trafficking throughout the Act. Provides that a victim of involuntary servitude or labor trafficking has a cause of action against any person or entity who knowingly subjects, attempts to subject, or engages in a conspiracy to subject the victim to involuntary servitude or labor trafficking. Provides that the standard of proof in specified actions under the Act is a preponderance of the evidence. Provides that a legal guardian, family member, agent of the victim, court appointee, certain type of organization, or government entity responsible for enforcing the laws of this State may bring an action on behalf of a victim. Provides that it is not a defense to an action brought under the Act that a defendant has been acquitted or has not been investigated, arrested, prosecuted, or convicted under the Criminal Code of 2012 or has been convicted of a different offense for the conduct that is alleged to give rise to liability under the Act. Makes other changes, including corresponding changes in the Code of Civil Procedure.

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Roll Calls

2018-05-30 - Senate - Concurrence in Senate (Y: 57 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-05-28 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-04-23 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 12 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-08-17SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0939
2018-08-17SenateEffective Date January 1, 2019
2018-08-17SenateGovernor Approved
2018-06-28SenateSent to the Governor
2018-05-30SenatePassed Both Houses
2018-05-30SenateSenate Concurs
2018-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 057-000-000
2018-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Judiciary; 007-000-000
2018-05-29SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Judiciary
2018-05-29SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
2018-05-29SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2018-05-29SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 30, 2018
2018-05-29SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
2018-05-28HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2018-05-28HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2018-05-28HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
2018-05-28HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2018-05-28HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
2018-05-28HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2018-05-28HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
2018-05-25HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
2018-05-25HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2018-05-24HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-24HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2018-05-23HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-17HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 012-000-000
2018-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
2018-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2018-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
2018-05-14HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2018-05-11HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2018-05-11HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2018-05-09HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-08HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 012-000-000
2018-05-02HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2018-04-24HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-04-24HouseFirst Reading
2018-04-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2018-04-24HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2018-04-24HouseArrived in House
2018-04-23SenateThird Reading - Passed; 047-000-000
2018-04-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2018-04-18SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 19, 2018
2018-04-18SenateSecond Reading
2018-04-11SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 12, 2018
2018-04-11SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 007-000-000
2018-03-09SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2018-03-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Connelly
2018-03-01SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2018-03-01SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
2018-03-01SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2018-03-01SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
2018-03-01SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2018-02-27SenateAssigned to Judiciary
2018-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2018-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

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