Illinois Senator Cristina Castro [D]

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ILSB2511EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a back-up lamp equipped on a motor vehicle shall emit a white or amber light without glare. Effective January 1, 2019.
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2018-04-17
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2620EngrossAmends the Capital Development Board Act. Provides that the Capital Development Board shall maintain on its website links to all currently applicable State building codes. Requires State agencies that propose to adopt new building or construction req...
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2018-04-17
To House Rules Committee
ILSJRCA0001IntroProposes to amend the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. Removes a provision that provides that a tax on income shall be measured at a non-graduated rate. Provides that there may be one tax on the income of individuals and corporations (cu...
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2018-04-17
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
ILSB2588IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Deletes language repealing the Healthy Local Food Incentives Program on June 30, 2019.
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2018-04-17
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
ILSB2606EngrossAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Provides that each State agency entering into or maintaining a contract for the purchase of food under the Code shall adopt a policy that permits the donation of leftover food procured by State funds. Provides th...
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2018-04-17
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2528EngrossAmends the Illinois Promotion Act. Removes a sunset date from provisions concerning grants from the Tourism Promotion Fund. Effective immediately.
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2018-04-17
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2610IntroAmends the Motor Fuel Tax Law. Provides that no municipality, county, or road district that received distributions under this subsection (e) totaling more than $1,000,000 in the previous State fiscal year shall receive a future distribution of motor ...
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2018-04-17
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
ILSB2623IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Requires every insurance company authorized to do business in this State or accredited by this State with assets of at least $100,000,000 to submit an annual report on its voluntary supplier diversity program to th...
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2018-04-17
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
ILSB2227IntroMakes Fiscal Year 2018 capital appropriations to the Capital Development Board.
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2018-04-16
To Senate Appropriations II Committee
ILSB0834IntroCreates the Illinois Election Integrity Act. Amends the Election Code. Requires that each election authority (i) conduct an election day audit of a random sample of 10% of votes cast and (ii) provide by contract or employment for the performance by o...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2036IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that unless some other speed restriction is established under a Chapter in the Code governing rules of the road, the maximum speed limit outside an urban district for any vehicle is 60 miles per hour (rather...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB1291IntroCreates the Lethal Violence Order of Protection Act. Provides that a petitioner may request an emergency lethal violence order of protection by filing an affidavit or verified pleading alleging that the respondent poses an immediate and present dange...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2266IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that on and after the effective date of this amendatory Act, appointments to the Legislative Ethics Commission shall be gender-balanced. Effective immediately.
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2259IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates a credit for taxpayers who (1) have an adjusted gross income of $200,000 or less and (2) are college or university students or may claim a college or university student as a dependent. Provides that the cre...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2276IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that the Legislative Ethics Commission shall adopt no rule requiring the Legislative Inspector General to seek the Commission's advance approval before commencing any investigation. Provid...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2302IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that the jurisdiction of the Legislative Ethics Commission and the Legislative Inspector General includes current and former members and employees of the General Assembly for events occurr...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2279IntroAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Provides that neither the State of Illinois nor an agency thereof shall enter into a contract, nor shall a contract be awarded, if there is not, prior to entering into such contract, an appropriation enacted for ...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2470IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that no expedited application shall be accepted or processed for a corrected or duplicate certificate of title that seeks to remove a lienholder unless the applicant surrenders the last issued certificate of...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2848IntroAmends the Park District Code and the Park District Police Act. Provides that the jurisdiction of the police officers of a park district is anywhere within the boundaries of the district (rather than within the parks, boulevards, driveways, and prope...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2847IntroAmends the Public Community College Act. Provides that a faculty or staff member of a community college is ineligible to serve as a member, elected or otherwise, of the board of trustees of the community college district in which the faculty or staff...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2457IntroAmends the Developmental Disability and Mental Disability Services Act. Provides for the transition to community-based services of persons over 18 years of age with developmental disabilities in the State who qualify for Medicaid Waiver services, who...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2832IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that, except for in a county with a population of at least 3,000,000 or where election judges are selected by election commissioners, an election authority may reduce the number of judges of election in each precinc...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2843IntroAmends the Consumer Installment Loan Act. Defines "title-secured loan". Provides that for title-secured loans entered into or renewed on or after the effective date of the Act: (i) a licensee shall not contract for or receive a charge exceeding 36% a...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB3132IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Allows an income tax credit for each individual taxpayer who is a teacher teaching in a school in Illinois. Provides that the amount of the credit is equal to 50% of the eligible classroom expenses made by the taxp...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB3390IntroAmends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Prohibits an employer from: (i) screening job applicants based on their wage or salary history, (ii) requiring that an applicant's prior wages satisfy minimum or maximum criteria, and (iii) requesting or requiring as...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2831IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that each election precinct shall contain 1,200 voters (currently, 500 voters in counties, 600 voters in a municipality with a board of election commissioners and fewer than 500,000 inhabitants, or 400 voters in a m...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB3389IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that the Legislative Ethics Commission shall adopt (rather than promulgate) rules under the Administrative Procedure Act governing (rather than rules governing) the performance of its duti...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB3055IntroAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agency shall administer the moneys available to the State under a specified environmental mitigation trust agreement for states. Provides that the Agency may allocate...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2894IntroAmends the Mortgage Foreclosure Article of the Code of Civil Procedure in relation to short sales of property. Provides that, if an offer to purchase either a mortgage or residential property is made by an entity with a tax-exempt filing status under...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3005IntroAmends the Administrative Review Law of the Code of Civil Procedure. In the definition of "administrative decision", changes references to "parties" to "persons". Provides that administrative decisions made reviewable by statute and final administrat...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3142IntroAmends the Auction License Act, the Home Inspector License Act, and the Real Estate Appraiser Licensing Act of 2002. Makes changes to the deadlines for completion of continuing education for renewal of a license. Amends the Real Estate License Act of...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2893IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, a person who is otherwise qualified to vote may preregister to vote on or after that person's 16th birthday, with the registration held in abeyance by the appropriate...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSR1593PassUrges Governor Rauner not to send Illinois National Guard members to the Mexican border as requested by President Trump.
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2018-04-13
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
ILHB4095EnrollAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that a consumer reporting agency may not impose a charge on a consumer for placing a freeze, removing a freeze, or temporarily lifting a freeze. Makes corresponding changes. Eff...
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2018-04-12
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2298IntroCreates the Industrial Hemp Act. Provides that a person desiring to grow, cultivate, or process industrial hemp or industrial hemp products must be licensed by the Department of Agriculture. Provides that the application for a license shall include t...
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2018-04-12
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
ILSB0237IntroAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the intent of the Title regarding the site remediation program.
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2018-04-12
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Environment and Conservation
ILSR1560PassMourns the death of Sgt. Marcos Leonardo Gudino of Elgin.
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2018-04-12
Resolution Adopted
ILSR1539PassMourns the death of Elida Cano of Elgin.
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2018-04-12
Resolution Adopted
ILHB4476EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that any person cited for violating the Code or a similar provision of a local ordinance for which the violation is a petty offense shall not be required to sign the citation. Provides that Illinois Supreme ...
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2018-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB1252EngrossAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the School Code's construction.
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2018-04-11
Postponed - Education
ILSB3249IntroAmends the School Code. With regard to the textbook block grant program, provides that the textbooks authorized to be purchased must accurately portray the diversity of our society, including the role and contributions of people protected under the I...
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2018-04-11
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
ILSB2892IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning July 1, 2019, in fixing the salaries of teachers, a school board shall pay those who serve on a full-time basis a rate not less than $40,000 per year. Removes a provision providing for a periodic teach...
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2018-04-11
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 12, 2018
ILSB3508IntroAmends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act and the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall establish reimbursement rates that build toward livable wages for front-line personnel i...
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2018-04-11
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 12, 2018
ILSB2904IntroAmends the Physician Assistant Practice Act of 1987. Removes language providing that a collaborating physician may collaborate with a maximum of 5 full-time equivalent physician assistants. Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987, removes language pr...
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2018-04-10
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 11, 2018
ILSB3080IntroAmends the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity shall by rule establish a comprehensive low-income water assistance policy ...
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2018-04-10
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
ILSR1362PassDeclares April 10, 2018 as Pay Equity Day.
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2018-04-10
Resolution Adopted
ILSB3160IntroAmends the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act. Creates a uniform statement of economic interest form that must be completed by all persons who are required to file that form under the Act. Changes the nature of the required disclosures that must be mad...
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2018-04-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1502EngrossCreates the Right to Know Act. Provides that an operator of a commercial website or online service that collects personally identifiable information through the internet about individual customers residing in Illinois who use or visit its commercial ...
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2018-04-03
Third Reading - Consideration Postponed
ILHB4163EngrossAmends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Prohibits an employer from: (i) screening job applicants based on their wage or salary history, (ii) requiring that an applicant's prior wages satisfy minimum or maximum criteria, and (iii) requesting or requiring as...
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2018-04-02
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0443IntroAmends the Childhood Hunger Relief Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-03-22
Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Cristina Castro
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