Illinois Senator Emil Jones [D]

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ILSB0398IntroCreates the Economic Development Act of 2017. Contains only a short title provision.
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2018-04-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2631IntroAmends the Illinois Dental Practice Act. Changes references to "restricted faculty license" to references to "faculty license". Makes conforming changes.
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2018-04-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2846IntroAmends 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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2018-04-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2884EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that nothing in provisions concerning the election of employee and annuitant trustees shall preclude the Board of Trustees of the Illinois Municipal R...
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2018-04-20
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3022IntroAmends 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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2018-04-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0630IntroAmends the Downstate Firefighter Article of the Illinois Pension Code in a Section concerning disability arising in the line of duty. Provides that a firefighter shall be considered "on duty" and engaged in an "act of duty" while on any assignment ap...
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2018-04-19
Postponed - Licensed Activities and Pensions
ILSB2486EngrossAmends the Public Funds Investment Act. Provides that any public agency may invest any public funds in obligations (currently, short term obligations) of corporations organized in the United States with assets exceeding $500,000,000 if such obligatio...
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
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
ILSB3018IntroAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that disclosure by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation of a medical license number of a physician licensed under the Medic...
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2018-04-19
Postponed - Licensed Activities and Pensions
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
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
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
ILSB3211IntroAmends the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission Act. Provides that the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission shall be composed of 11 Commissioners (currently, members) that are appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. Require...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3244IntroAmends the of the Illinois Insurance Code. Merges the Health Maintenance Organization Guaranty Association Article of the Health Maintenance Organization Act into the Illinois Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Law. Makes conforming chang...
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2018-04-19
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 23, 2018
ILHB4377EngrossAmends the Child Passenger Protection Act. Provides that when any person is transporting a child in this State who is under the age of 2 years in a motor vehicle of the first division or motor vehicle of the second division weighing 9,000 pounds or l...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3119IntroAmends the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that a person who participated as a chief of police in a fund under the Downstate Police Article and returns to work in any capacity with the police d...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
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
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
ILSB3019IntroAmends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Provides that a manufacturer of beer that imports beer into this State must obtain a non-resident dealer's license and comply with certain provisions concerning recordkeeping and taxation. Provides that nothing ...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
ILSB2657IntroAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that it is an unlawful practice for a person to violate a merchant agreement between a merchant and a credit card service provider. Provides that imposing a surcharge to a debit...
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2018-04-18
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
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
ILSB2881IntroAmends the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that female and male condoms, incontinence products, diapers, and baby wipes shall be taxed by the State at a rate of 1% (currently, 6.25%). Provides that the net revenue from the 1% tax collected fr...
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2018-04-18
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 19, 2018
ILSB2996IntroAmends the Lead Poisoning Prevention Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-18
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 19, 2018
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
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
ILSB2951IntroCreates the Early Mental Health and Addictions Treatment Act. Requires the Department of Healthcare and Family Services, and other specified agencies and entities, to develop a pilot program under which a qualifying adolescent or young adult may rece...
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2018-04-18
To Senate Human Services Committee
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
ILSB3449IntroAmends the Illinois Pension Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning downstate police.
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2018-04-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0926IntroAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities and community colleges in Illinois. Provides that a public university or community college district may not prohibit a student from registering for classes or refuse to issue a stu...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
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
ILSB3175IntroAmends the Chicago Firefighter Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that the limit on salary for all purposes under the Code for Tier 2 firemen shall annually be increased by the greater of (rather than the lesser of) 3%, including all prev...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2600IntroAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that a person incarcerated on a bailable offense who does not post bail shall be allowed a credit of $30 (rather than $5) for each day incarcerated.
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2316IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan that is amended, delivered, issued, or renewed after the effective date of the amendatory Act shall provide coverage ...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2825IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that it is a violation for a person not entitled to the possession of a vehicle or essential part of a vehicle to receive, possess, conceal, sell, dispose, or transfer it with the intent to permanently or te...
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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
ILSB2873IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that, if a veteran (i) was a member of the United States Armed Forces, (ii) is 70 years of age or older during the taxable year, and (iii) has a household income of less than $65,000, then property that is used ...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
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
ILSB3183IntroAmends the Chicago School District Article of the School Code. Provides that if a principal is rated as exceeding expectations in his or her evaluation, the local school council's vote to not renew the principal's contract must be agreed to by a mini...
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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
ILHB4573EngrossAmends the Public Funds Investment Act. Provides that any public agency may invest any public funds in obligations (currently, short term obligations) of corporations organized in the United States with assets exceeding $500,000,000 if such obligatio...
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2018-04-04
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
ILHB4743EngrossAmends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Provides that no employer may discriminate between employees by paying wages to an African-American employee at a rate less than the rate at which the employer pays wages to another employee who is not African-Americ...
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2018-03-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0569EngrossAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Makes a technical change in the short title Section.
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2018-03-07
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 8:30 am]
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
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
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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2018-03-02
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR1449PassMourns the death of Dr. Donald Chatman.
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2018-03-01
Resolution Adopted
ILSB3440IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3442IntroAmends the Illinois Banking Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the primary powers of banks.
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3435IntroAmends the Illinois Pension Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund.
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
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