Illinois Representative Elizabeth Hernandez [D]

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ILHB3223EngrossAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance must provide coverage for medically necessary preventative physical therapy for insureds diagnosed with multiple sclerosis without any tre...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB2354EngrossCreates 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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2018-05-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILHB3142EngrossCreates the Criminal History in College Applications Act. Provides that a public college may not inquire about or consider an applicant's criminal history information at any time during the admission decision-making process, except as required by Sta...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB1252EngrossAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the School Code's construction.
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2018-05-25
Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
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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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB4324EngrossCreates the Wage Lien Act. Provides that a lien exists on an employer's property for the amount of unpaid wages owed to an employee. Defines terms and includes provisions concerning creation of the lien; exemptions; notice; limitations; recording of ...
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2018-05-25
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
ILHB5096IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, every public high school shall include in its curriculum a unit of instruction on media literacy; defines "media literacy". Provides requirements for the unit of instruc...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB5097IntroAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation shall not prohibit a person from receiving a license solely because the person is not a citizen of the United States. Provides...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB5341EngrossAmends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, the court shall not deny a sealing or expungement petition because the petitioner has not satisfied an outstanding financial obligation established, imp...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB4208EngrossAmends the School Code. With respect to school discipline improvement plans, makes changes to how the State Board of Education determines the top 20% of school districts, when notification is given that a plan must be submitted, which school district...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB4165IntroAmends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. Prohibits the Director of the Illinois Department of Central Management Services and the State from applying for any federal waiver that would reduce or eliminate any protection or coverage requ...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB5245EngrossAmends the Sexual Assault Survivors Emergency Treatment Act. Adds various provisions concerning requirements for hospitals and pediatric health care facilities in relation to pediatric sexual assault care. Provides that a hospital licensed under the ...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5627EngrossAmends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Makes changes to provisions concerning the licensure powers of the State Board of Education, the State Educator Preparation and Licensure Board (including adding 2 members), types of licenses ...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB4237EngrossAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit in an amount equal to the contributions made by the taxpayer to the Illinois Excellence Fund during the taxable year. Amends the State Finance Act. Creates the Illinois Excellence Fund....
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2018-05-25
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
ILHB4882EngrossAmends the Grow Your Own Teacher Education Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILSB2868EnrollAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax checkoff for contributions to the Hunger Relief Fund.
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2018-05-25
Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
ILSB0034EngrossAmends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3109EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB5062EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, the State Board of Education shall develop and maintain a program aimed at facilitating education in advanced manufacturing technical skills. Provides that the program s...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB4771EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Human Services and the Department of Healthcare and Family Services' Office of the Inspector General to perform the following actions to ensure that applicants submit completed applicati...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5122EngrossAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Makes post-secondary education tuition and fee waivers available to youth for whom the Department of Children and Family Services has court-ordered legal responsibility, youth who aged out of care at age 1...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILSB2339EngrossAmends the Illinois Prison Inspection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3290EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Changes the heading of Article V-F to the Nursing Home Residents' Managed Care Rights Law (rather than the Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative (MMAI) Nursing Home Residents' Managed Care Rights Law). Expands th...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2913EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires long-term care providers to submit all changes in resident status, including, but not limited to, death, discharge, changes in patient credit, third party liability, and Medicare coverage to the Departmen...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB4100EngrossAmends the Nurse Practice Act. Defines "retail health care facility". Creates provisions concerning workplace violence against nurses in specified medical facilities concerning notice, contacting law enforcement, and mental health services. Requires ...
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2018-05-25
To Senate Licensed Activities And Pensions Committee
ILSB3022EngrossAmends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. In a provision that allows a manufacturer, distributor, or importing distributor to provide signs to a retailer if certain conditions are met, including a limitation on the dollar value of the signs that may be ...
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2018-05-25
Alternate Co-Sponsor Removed Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
ILSB2332EngrossAmends the Prevention of Tobacco Use by Minors and Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products Act. Changes the name of the Act to the Prevention of Tobacco Use by Persons under 21 Years of Age and Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products Act. Raises ...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB0035EngrossAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2362EngrossAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
[Hearing: May 28 @ 12:00 pm]
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2606EnrollAmends 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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2018-05-25
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
ILSB3249EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3536EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning July 1, 2018, any publicly funded early childhood program receiving Preschool for All Block Grant funds or Preschool for All Expansion Block Grant funds shall collect and review its chronic absence dat...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB4293IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Imposes a privilege tax on partnerships and S corporations engaged in the business of conducting investment management services. Provides that the tax shall be imposed at the rate of 20% of the fees calculated by r...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2908EnrollAmends the Universal Telephone Service Protection Law of 1985 of the Public Utilities Act. Requires a Large Electing Provider to provide the required statement in a notice of proposed cessation of requested service to existing customers in English an...
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2018-05-25
Passed Both Houses
ILSB3220EngrossAmends an Article of the School Code concerning educator licensure. Provides that the State Board of Education shall not approve a course of study under the Alternative Educator Licensure Program for Teachers unless the State Board can demonstrate th...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB5750EngrossMakes appropriations from the School Infrastructure Fund to the State Board of Education for school district broadband expansion. Effective July 1, 2018.
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2018-05-25
To Senate Appropriations II Committee
ILSB2213EngrossCreates 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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3103EngrossCreates the Immigrant Tenant Protection Act. Defines terms. Provides that, with exceptions, a landlord shall not require disclosure of, disclose, intimidate, harass, or evict a tenant on the basis of a person's immigration or citizenship status. Prov...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2898EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that licensed medically complex for the developmentally disabled facilities (MC/DD) (rather than licensed long-term care facilities for persons under 22 years of age) that serve severely and chronically i...
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2018-05-25
[Hearing: May 29 @ 8:30 am]
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
ILSB0486EngrossAmends the Simplified Municipal Telecommunications Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning legislative intent.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3488EngrossCreates the Anti-Registry Program Act. Provides that no agent or agency shall use any moneys, facilities, property, equipment, or personnel of the agency to participate in or provide support in any manner for the creation, publication, or maintenance...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3115EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3156EngrossAmends the Enforcement Title of the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agency shall cause investigations to be made as a result of the Agency's own investigation or knowledge. Provides that in all cases in which ...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3214EngrossCreates the Pollinator Friendly Solar Site Act. Provides that an owner of a ground-mounted solar site may follow practices that: (1) provide native perennial vegetation and foraging habitat which is beneficial to game birds, songbirds, and pollinator...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2773EngrossAmends the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB0337EngrossAmends the Child Care Act of 1969. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning background investigations.
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2641EngrossAmends the Renter's Financial Responsibility and Protection Act. Provides that a rental car company may void a damage waiver if damage or loss occurs to the rental vehicle when the rental vehicle is stolen and the renter fails to: (i) return the rent...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3547EngrossCreates the Service-Member Employment and Reemployment Rights Act. Contains provisions concerning matters relevant to the employment rights of service-members, including employment protections, additional benefits for public employee members of a res...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2591EngrossAmends the Wind Energy Facilities Agricultural Impact Mitigation Act. Provides that the Act may be cited as the Renewable Energy Facilities Agricultural Impact Mitigation Act. Changes references in the Act from "commercial wind energy facility" to "c...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
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