Illinois Representative Barbara Hernandez [D]

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ILHB4217IntroAmends the Regional Transportation Authority Act. Provides that on and after January 1, 2021, any fixed route public transportation services provided by or through the Commuter Rail Board shall be provided at a 50% discounted fare off the non-discoun...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations-Public Safety Committee
ILHB5506IntroCreates the Reproductive FACT (Freedom, Accountability, Comprehensive Care, and Transparency) Act. Requires crisis pregnancy centers to display a specified notice regarding planning services, prenatal care, and abortion. Requires unlicensed covered f...
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2020-03-17
To House Human Services Committee
ILHB5617IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Secretary of State and the Illinois Supreme Court may work in cooperation to implement a program to reinstate suspended driving privileges. Provides that the program shall be available to citizens o...
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2020-03-17
To House Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
ILHB5130IntroAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities. Requires the governing board of each public university to submit a report to the Board of Higher Education identifying the measures the university has adopted for meeting the need...
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2020-03-17
To House Higher Education Committee
ILHB5587IntroAmends the School Code to require a high school to include in its curriculum a unit of instruction about the process of naturalization by which a foreign citizen or foreign national becomes a U.S. citizen. Provides that the course of instruction shal...
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2020-03-17
To House Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
ILSB0471EngrossAmends the Labor Dispute Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2020-03-13
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2547IntroCreates the Racial Impact Note Act. Provides that every bill which has or could have a disparate impact on racial and ethnic minorities, upon the request of any member, shall have prepared for it, before second reading in the house of introduction, a...
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2020-03-12
To House Executive Committee
ILHB4262IntroCreates the Domestic Violence Task Force Act. Creates the Domestic Violence Task Force. Provides that the Task Force shall: (1) conduct a comprehensive review of the process, operation, and enforcement of current domestic violence laws across the Sta...
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2020-03-12
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4874IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Human Services to adopt rules that permit recipients of benefits provided under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) program, and the Temp...
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2020-03-12
To House Human Services Committee
ILHB4905IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning child support enforcement, provides that if in any case an error is made in a court, administrative, or reimbursement order that results in an overpayment of support by a responsible relat...
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2020-03-12
To House Judiciary - Civil Committee
ILHB5507IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that a school shall notify the parent or guardian of a student who threatens to commit suicide and notify the parent or guardian of a student who searches the Internet, using an electronic device provided by the schoo...
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2020-03-12
To House Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
ILHB5618IntroAmends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that, beginning on July 1, 2020, breast pumps, breast pump collection and storage supplies, and breast pump kits are exem...
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2020-03-12
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
ILHB5624IntroAmends the Collateral Recovery Act. Provides that a licensed repossession agency may charge a debtor a one-time administration fee of $100 and a storage fee of $35 per day for expenses reasonably incurred for inventory and storage of a debtor's perso...
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2020-03-12
To House Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
ILHB5508IntroAmends the Board of Higher Education Act. Provides that the Board of Higher Education shall provide oversight and certification for pilot vocational training at pilot schools that are certified in accordance with a specified federal regulation.
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2020-03-12
To House Higher Education Committee
ILHB4979IntroAmends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that prior to the placement of a child in an out-of-state special education residential facility, the school district, Illinois placing agency, or court must offer to the chil...
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2020-03-12
To House Elementary & Secondary Education: Administration, Licensing & Charter School Committee
ILHB5007IntroAmends the Counties Code. Changes definitions of "population" to be the total number of inhabitants according to last preceding federal decennial census (rather than number of inhabitants or number of persons). Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Add...
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2020-03-12
To House Executive Committee
ILHB4911IntroAmends the Eviction Article of the Code of Civil Procedure. Defines terms. Provides that a complaint for an eviction action shall include specified information. Provides that upon entry of an eviction order, the court shall make specified findings. P...
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2020-03-12
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4289IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that, if the amount of the credit for residential real property taxes exceeds the taxpayer's liability, that amount shall be refunded if the taxpayer is 65 years or older and has a federal adjusted gross i...
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2020-03-12
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
ILSB0453EngrossAmends the Credit Card Marketing Act of 2009. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2020-03-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4888IntroCreates the Pharmaceutical Recovery Act. Requires covered manufacturers to, no later than July 1, 2021 or 6 months after becoming a covered manufacturer, whichever is later, participate in an approved drug take-back program or have established and im...
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2020-03-10
To House Prescription Drug Affordability & Accessibility Committee
ILHB4778IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Allows the Secretary of State to provide a disabilities motor decal or device to an expectant mother during her third trimester. Provides that a decal or device provided to an expectant mother shall be valid for no m...
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2020-03-10
To House Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
ILHB4292IntroAmends the Employment Article of the Illinois Human Rights Act. Provides that "citizenship status" includes, among other things, the status of being a person who is authorized by the federal government to work in the United States. Provides that it i...
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2020-03-09
To House Executive Committee
ILSB2779EngrossAmends the Park District Code. Provides that the 3 2-member districts of the Fox Valley Park District shall be referred to as subdistricts. Provides that the subdistrict commissioners shall reside within the subdistrict from which he or she is electe...
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2020-03-06
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4293IntroAmends the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act. Provides that an employee is entitled to recover damages of 5% (rather than 2%) of the amount of any underpayments in wages for each month following the date of payment during which such underpayme...
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2020-03-06
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
ILHR0789IntroUrges the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services and the Illinois Department of Human Services to apply for an 1115 Demonstration Waiver to increase the services available for individuals with developmental disabilities and to serve Il...
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2020-03-06
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4068IntroAmends the Homeowners' Energy Policy Statement Act. Provides that the entity granted such power in a deed restriction may determine the specific location where a solar energy system may be installed on the roof if the determination does not reduce th...
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2020-03-06
To House Civil Procedure Committee
ILHB5669IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that the State earned income tax credit shall be: (i) 19% of the federal tax credit for each taxable year beginning on or after January 1, 2022 and beginning before January 1, 2023; and (ii) 20% of the fed...
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2020-03-05
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0815IntroCreates the Freedom from Aggressive Insurance Increases Review Act. Creates the independent, quasi-judicial Health Insurance Rate Review Board to ensure insurance rates are reasonable and justified. Sets forth duties and prohibited activities concern...
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2020-03-04
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3624IntroCreates the Clean Energy Jobs Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2020-03-04
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
ILHR0632IntroUrges the U.S. Congress to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.
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2020-03-04
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
ILHB0322EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that, after January 1, 2020, no non-home rule unit within the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, Madison, McHenry, St. Clair, and Will may enact or continue to enforce an ordinance for an automated traffi...
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2020-03-04
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB5629IntroCreates the Certified Professional Midwives Practice Act. Provides for the licensure of midwives by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and for certain limitations on the activities of licensed midwives. Creates the Illinois Midwi...
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2020-03-04
To House Appropriations-Human Services Committee
ILHB4064IntroCreates the Higher Education Fair Admissions Act. Provides that a public institution of higher education may not require applicants to submit standardized college admissions test scores to the institution as a part of the admissions process. Provides...
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2020-03-04
To House Higher Education Committee
ILSB1966EngrossAmends the State Appellate Defender Act. Creates the Public Defender Bail Reform Grant Program to assist county public defenders in implementing a provision of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 which requires counsel at bail hearings. Provides t...
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2020-03-03
House Floor Amendment No. 3 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Judiciary
ILHB0203IntroCreates the No Representation Without Population Act. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall collect and maintain an electronic record of the legal residence, outside of any correctional facility, and other demographic data for each person...
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2020-03-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4131IntroAmends the General Assembly Compensation Act. Provides that beginning with the first payroll of the 102nd General Assembly, the compensation to be paid per year to members of the General Assembly, including additional sums payable per year to officer...
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2020-03-03
To House Executive Committee
ILHB2338IntroAmends the Medical Practice Act of 1987. Provides for the licensure of naturopathic physicians. Makes conforming changes in various other Acts. Effective immediately.
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2020-03-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4617IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that a contractor that provides equipment and services for automated law enforcement, automated speed enforcement, or automated railroad grade crossing enforcement systems to municipalities or counties or any politi...
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2020-03-03
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
ILHB4210IntroAmends the Counties Code. Provides that fees for a coroner's or medical examiner's permit to cremate a human body is $100 (rather than $50). Provides that fees for a certified copy of a transcript of sworn testimony of a coroner's inquest made by wri...
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2020-02-26
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer
ILHR0784IntroDeclares May 29, 2020 as College Savings Day in the State of Illinois to help raise awareness about the escalating costs of higher education, the importance of saving for college with the help of 529 college savings plans, and to recognize and commem...
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2020-02-26
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3973IntroAmends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Allows a private special education facility in this State that is a nonprofit entity and that provides special education services only to students who are referred to it by a public sc...
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2020-02-25
To House Elementary & Secondary Education: School Curriculum & Policies Committee
ILHB4079IntroAmends Public Act 86-729, which transferred specified property to Kane County for criminal courts complex use. Provides that the property may also be used for a private drug addiction treatment center. Amends the Counties Code. Allows the operation o...
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2020-02-25
To House Executive Committee
ILHR0672IntroRecognizes the importance of the census and urges state agencies to post census procedure information in English and Spanish.
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2020-02-25
To House Human Services Committee
ILHR0721IntroRecognizes the one year anniversary of the mass shooting that took place at the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora on February 15, 2019, honors the victims of this senseless act of violence, and urges the passage of Senate Bill 1966.
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2020-02-25
To House Judiciary - Criminal Committee
ILHB3975IntroAmends the School Code. Prohibits a school district employee or volunteer or an independent contractor of a school district from placing a student in seclusion; defines seclusion. Provides that this prohibition does not apply to the use of seclusion ...
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2020-02-21
To House Mental Health Committee
ILSB0010PassAmends the School Code. Provides that in fixing the salaries of teachers, a school board shall pay those who serve on a full-time basis a rate not less than (i) $32,076 for the 2020-2021 school year, (ii) $34,576 for the 2021-2022 school year, (iii) ...
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2020-02-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Terry Link
ILHB3980IntroAmends the Sex Offender Registration Act. Provides for registration under the Act of a person convicted of a battery if: (1) the State's Attorney filed a notice contemporaneous with or included in the summons, complaint, or other document charging th...
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2020-02-19
To House Judiciary - Criminal Committee
ILHB4284IntroCreates the Electric Vehicle Charging Act. Provides that the Act applies to new or renovated residential or nonresidential buildings with parking. Provides that a new or renovated residential building is required to have a certain percentage, based o...
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2020-02-19
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB4250IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that, beginning January 1, 2021, each school bus that is purchased new shall be equipped with seat safety belts for each passenger. Provides that the State Board of Education shall adopt rules to ensure that...
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2020-02-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0006IntroAmends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Public Health to establish women's health clinics throughout the State to provide affordable health care for women. ...
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2020-02-18
Placed on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
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