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ILSB2546EngrossAmends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. Provides that the term "student" within the definition of "educational employee" or "employee" as used in the Act includes (rather than excludes) graduate students who are teaching assistants prima...
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2018-04-20
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
ILSB0201IntroAmends the Union Employee Health and Benefits Protection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
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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2018-04-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3388IntroAmends the Illinois Crime Reduction Act of 2009. Adds definition of "offender" and deletes definition of "violent offender". Provides that an offender who is charged with or convicted of a probation-eligible offense (rather than a non-violent offende...
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2018-04-20
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
ILSB2273EnrollAmends the Election Code. Provides that the Electronic Registration Information Center shall provide the exclusive interstate voter registration program for the State. Provides that the State Board of Elections shall not share identification records ...
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2018-04-19
Passed Both Houses
ILSB2433EngrossAmends the Currency Exchange Act. Defines "government assistance check", "government check", "payroll check", "printed", and "protected class". Provides additional considerations by the Secretary of Financial and Professional Regulation for determini...
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0336IntroAmends the Party Line Emergency Act. Makes a technical change concerning the short title.
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3415IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Deletes language providing that the Section concerning the traffic and pedestrian stop statistical study is repealed on July 1, 2019. Provides that the Department of Transportation shall report specified findings and...
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2018-04-19
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
ILSB3503EngrossAmends the Counties Code. Provides that on or before June 1, 2019, every facility that houses a circuit court room shall include at least one lactation room or area for members of the public to express breast milk in private that is located outside t...
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3174IntroAmends the Illinois Oil and Gas Act. Provides that wells with horizontal or directional extensions from a vertical bore hole shall not be classified as confidential. Provides that the length and direction of these wells shall be included in the Depar...
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2018-04-19
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 23, 2018
ILSB3109IntroAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional regulation shall allow an applicant to provide his or her individual taxpayer identification number as an alternative to provide a social...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
ILSB2807IntroAmends the Illinois Banking Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-19
To Senate Insurance Committee
ILSB2572IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that an approved waiver from or modification to a physical education mandate may remain in effect for a period not to exceed 2 school years (rather than 5 school years like other mandate waivers) and may be renewed no...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3511IntroAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. In a provision concerning the Community Care Program, establishes the following rate increases in the wages paid by vendors to their employees who provide homemaker services: on July 1, 2018, rates shall be incre...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
ILSB1628IntroAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-18
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2213IntroCreates the Illinois Workers' Rights and Worker Safety Act. Provides that except as authorized by State law enacted after January 1, 2017, a State agency may not amend or revise its rules relating to protection of workers' rights or worker safety in ...
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2018-04-18
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
ILSB2269IntroMakes appropriations to various agencies for prior year costs for personal services and State contributions to Social Security. Effective immediately .
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2018-04-18
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
ILSB2469EngrossAmends the Respite Program Act. In a provision requiring the Director of the Department on Aging to submit an annual report to the Governor and the General Assembly detailing the progress of the respite care services provided under the Act, provides ...
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2018-04-18
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3115IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that grant amounts under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program may not vary on the basis of a TANF recipient's county of residence. Increases TANF grant amounts to: 30% of federal pov...
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2018-04-18
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
ILSB0353IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a Section regarding the treatment of trusts as they affect eligibility for medical assistance.
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2018-04-18
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
ILSB0354IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the amount and nature of medical assistance.
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2018-04-18
To Senate Assignments 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
ILSB1657VetoCreates the Gun Dealer Licensing Act. Provides that it is unlawful for a person to engage in the business of selling, leasing, or otherwise transferring firearms without a license issued by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Pro...
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2018-04-17
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
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
ILSB1906IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code, the Health Maintenance Organization Act, and the Voluntary Health Services Plans Act to require coverage for hearing instruments and related services for all individuals under the age of 18 when a hearing care prof...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2230IntroAmends 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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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2973IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. In the provision concerning the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission Operations Fund surcharge, provides that after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Director of Insurance shall make a loan of $10,...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
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
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
ILSB3429IntroCreates the Administration of Antibiotics to Food-Producing Animals Act. Provides that a medically important antibiotic may be administered to a food-producing animal only if prescribed by a veterinarian licensed under the Veterinary Medicine and Sur...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
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
ILSB2976IntroCreates the Universal Long-Term Services and Supports Trust Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2018-04-11
To Senate Assignments Committee
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
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
ILSB2275EngrossCreates the Marijuana Legalization Referendum Act. Requires the State Board of Elections to cause a statewide advisory public question to be submitted to the voters at the November 6, 2018 general election asking whether individuals support the legal...
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2018-04-09
To House Executive Committee
ILSB0779EngrossAmends the General Provisions Article of the Illinois Pension Code in relation to investment transparency. Defines terms. Provides that within 90 days after entering into a new agreement to invest in an alternative investment fund, a public retiremen...
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2018-04-03
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILSB1424EngrossCreates the Small Donor Democracy Matching System for Fair Elections Act. Amends the Election Code. Creates a small donor campaign contribution matching system for candidates for the offices of Governor, Attorney General, State Comptroller, State Tre...
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2018-04-03
To House Executive 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
ILSB0576EngrossAmends the Non-Support Punishment Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the Act's short title.
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2018-03-21
To House Executive Committee
ILSB2236IntroAmends the Invest in Kids Act. Provides that no credits may be awarded under the Act for any taxable year that begins in a State fiscal year for which the minimum statutory funding level is not met. Provides that the carry-forward period for those cr...
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2018-03-15
Sponsor Removed Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
ILSB2975IntroCreates the Broadband Procurement and Disclosure Act. Provides that no State broadband purchaser may award any contract to an Internet service provider that includes broadband service unless the contract provides specified terms concerning access to ...
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2018-03-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0559IntroAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-03-07
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
ILSB3188IntroAmends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. Removes language concerning impasse procedures involving an educational employer whose territorial boundaries are coterminous with those of a city having a population in excess of 500,000. Repeals ...
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3189IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax. Imposes a privilege tax on partnerships and S corporations engaged in the business of conducting investment management services at the rate of 20% of the fees calculated by reference to the performance of the investmen...
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1624IntroAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1642IntroAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2988IntroAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2978IntroAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2991IntroAmends the Child Care Act of 1969. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2983IntroAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
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