Illinois Senator Daniel Biss [D]

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ILSB1557IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that early childhood programs receiving State Board of Education grants for preschool educational programs shall prohibit the expulsion of children. Provides instead that when persistent and serious challenging behavi...
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2017-04-07
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017
ILSB1897IntroCreates the Tuition Reduction Act. Beginning with the 2017-2018 academic year, requires each public university located in this State to reimburse its full-time resident undergraduate students a portion of the tuition charged in the form of a grant ap...
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2017-04-07
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1886IntroAmends the Cannabis Control Act, the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, and the Methamphetamine Control and Community Protection Act. Reduces felony penalties for possession of cannabis, controlled substances, and methamphetamine to misdemeanors. Am...
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2017-04-07
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017
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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2017-04-07
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017
ILSB1697IntroAmends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Provides that it is a violation for an employer to impose as a condition of obtaining or retaining employment any term or condition that requires a person to violate or forgo a sincerely held practice of his or h...
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2017-04-06
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
ILSB2089IntroAmends the Election Code. Includes certain tax-exempt organizations under the federal Internal Revenue Code in the definitions of political action committees, ballot initiative committees, and independent expenditure committees. Allows the tax-exempt...
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2017-04-06
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
ILSB1705IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Adds families that are not recipients of benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program and that need child care assistance to participate in education and training activities to the lis...
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2017-04-06
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
ILSB1405IntroAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that for a person who is a resident in a facility licensed under the Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act of 2013 or the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements ...
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2017-04-06
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
ILSR0285IntroCondemns President Donald J. Trump's executive orders barring immigrants and refugees from entering the United States and calls on him to uphold and protect the values of all of the people of this great nation, which was founded by immigrants on prin...
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2017-03-29
Postponed - State Government
ILSB1349IntroAmends 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 one or more lo...
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2017-03-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1622IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that the angel investment credit applies for taxable years ending on or before December 31, 2022 (instead of December 31, 2016). Makes changes concerning the annual report submitted by the Department of Co...
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2017-03-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0762IntroAmends the Election Code. Requires candidates for President of the United States to file with the State Board of Elections federal income tax returns for the 5 most recent tax years prior to the election by August 15 of every presidential election ye...
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2017-03-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0735IntroAmends the Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits Act. Provides that "policy" includes a policy that has lapsed or been terminated. Requires insurers to, at no later than the date of policy delivery or the establishment of an account, and upon any change ...
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2017-03-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1954IntroAmends 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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2017-03-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR0298PassMourns the death of Philip T. Kalayil.
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2017-03-16
Resolution Adopted
ILSB1960IntroCreates the Jobs for Young People Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2017-03-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHJR0003EngrossCreates the Trade Policy Task Force within the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity - Office of Trade and Investment to (1) analyze important issues relative to the growth of international trade from and to Illinois; (2) make reco...
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2017-03-08
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0654IntroAmends the State Universities Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Changes the definition of "service" to include periods where earnings credits were established for periods of voluntary pay reduction in lieu of furlough. In a provision concerning r...
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2017-02-16
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading February 28, 2017
ILSB1959IntroAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning overtime.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1961IntroAmends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning enforcement.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1963IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1966IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section of the campaign finance Article concerning definitions.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1956IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the sunset of exemptions, credits, and deductions.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1957IntroAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning State policy.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1965IntroCreates the Fair Scheduling Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1955IntroAmends the General Assembly Organization Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the deposit of books, bills, documents, and papers with the Secretary of State.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1962IntroCreates the Civil Rights Act of 2017. Contains only a short title provision.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1958IntroAmends the Regional Council Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1964IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1643IntroAmends the Illinois Police Training Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purposes of the Act.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1637IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1631IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purpose of the "Medicaid" Article.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1623IntroAmends the Communicable Disease Prevention Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the authority of the Department of Public Health to pay for health insurance coverage on behalf of HIV-infected persons.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1638IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1352IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1626IntroAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1633IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purpose of the "Medicaid" Article.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1625IntroAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1629IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1639IntroAmends the Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purpose of the Act.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1634IntroAmends the Child Care Act of 1969. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1630IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1645IntroAmends the Illinois Police Training Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purposes of the Act.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1640IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning standards and assistance to local jails and detention and shelter care facilities.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1627IntroAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1641IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1636IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1635IntroAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1628IntroAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-02-09
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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2017-02-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
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