Illinois Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant [D]

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ILSB2844PassAmends the School Code. Requires the State Board of Education to establish and maintain the Growing Future Educators Program to train high school graduates who at one time have been identified as English learners and who are enrolled in an approved e...
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2018-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0982
ILHB4284VetoAmends the School Code. Provides that, for State Board of Education appointments made after the effective date of the amendatory Act, 3 of the members of the State Board must represent the educator community. Sets forth the qualifications for these m...
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2018-08-19
Governor Vetoed
ILHB5005PassAmends the Personnel Code. Provides that the Department of Central Management Services is not required to verify the State educator license of a teacher employed by the Department of Juvenile Justice if the license is verified by the State Board of E...
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2018-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0953
ILSB1246PassAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Adds, to the list of personal property that is exempt from judgment, attachment, or distress for rent, moneys held in educational expense accounts and similar types of educational savings accounts, including, but n...
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2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0922
ILHB1262VetoAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning a school building code.
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2018-08-17
Governor Vetoed
ILSB0043PassAmends the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0919
ILHB5231PassCreates the Law Enforcement Support Program Confidentiality Act. Provides that information, omissions, confessions, or other communication obtained by a participant in a peer support program involving a peer support counselor from a law enforcement o...
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2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0911
ILSB2306PassAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that the homestead exemption for veterans with disabilities shall be prorated if the person qualifying for the exemption does not occupy the qualified residence as of January 1 of the taxable year. Effective imm...
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2018-08-14
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0869
ILHB4515VetoAmends the Medical Practice Act of 1987. Exempts physicians from disciplinary action by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation based solely upon the licensee's recommendation or provision of a treatment method for Lyme disease or oth...
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2018-08-13
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILHB5202PassAmends the Governor's Office of Management and Budget Act. Creates the Youth Budget Commission is established within the Office with the goal of producing an annual youth budget fiscal scan. Sets forth the membership and terms of the Commission. Effe...
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2018-08-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0818
ILSB2527PassAmends the School Code. Prohibits a school board from limiting the number of dual credit courses a student may enroll in or the number of credits a student may receive from dual credit courses. Provides that if a school district establishes an online...
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0792
ILSB3106PassAmends the State Comptroller Act. Provides that the Business Enterprise Council created under the Business Enterprise for Minorities, Women, and Persons with Disabilities Act shall provide the Comptroller with information necessary to fulfill the Com...
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0801
ILSB0650PassAmends the School Code. Provides that certain notices concerning requests for mandate waivers may be made electronically.
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0782
ILHB4243PassAmends the General Assembly Compensation Act. Provides that no public funds, including, but not limited to, funds appropriated for the pay and allowances of members of the General Assembly, shall be used to create a payout of money to any person invo...
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0748
ILHB1447PassAmends the Mercury-Free Vaccine Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0744
ILHB0751PassAmends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. In the provision defining "eligible employment" for the purpose of allowing a teacher to return to teaching in subject shortage areas without impairing his or her retirement status or...
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0743
ILHB4578PassAmends the Solicitation for Charity Act. Provides that a trustee, person, or organization who failed to timely file an annual report shall pay a $50 (rather than $100) late filing fee. Effective immediately.
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2018-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0753
ILSB3241PassAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Secretary of State shall issue distinctive registration plates for covered farm vehicles. Provides that a $10 surcharge shall be collected, in addition to all applicable fees for the issuance of a r...
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2018-08-03
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0734
ILSB2433PassAmends 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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2018-08-03
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0704
ILSB2660PassAmends the State Treasurer Act. Provides that unless prohibited by federal law, upon the death of a designated beneficiary, proceeds from an ABLE account may be transferred to the estate of a designated beneficiary, or to an account for another eligi...
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2018-08-03
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0713
ILHB4467PassAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. In a Section concerning a police officer or fire officer survivor grant, provides that, with respect to disabled police and fire officers, natural children need not be born before the disability occ...
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2018-08-03
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0673
ILHB5494PassAmends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that a trafficking victim as defined by the Criminal Code of 2012 shall be eligible to petition for the immediate sealing of his or her criminal record upon the completion of his or her last sentence i...
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2018-08-03
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0692
ILSB2913PassAmends 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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2018-08-02
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0665
ILHB5121PassAmends the Intergovernmental Cooperation Act. Provides that no intergovernmental or interagency agreement or contract may be entered into, implemented, or given effect if the agreement's or contract's intent or effect is, among other requirements, to...
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2018-07-31
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0655
ILHB5197PassAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that a department foreign fire insurance board shall be created within the fire department of all municipalities (rather than municipalities with fewer than 500,000 inhabitants) that have an organized fire...
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2018-07-31
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0656
ILSB1829PassAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning licensure of educators.
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2018-07-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0645
ILSR1905IntroMourns the death of Joseph L. Adler of Joliet.
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2018-07-25
Referred to Resolutions Consent Calendar
ILHB5123PassAmends the Election Code. Provides that a county board in a county in which there is no city, village, or incorporated town with a board of election commissioners that has established a county board of election commissioners may, by ordinance or reso...
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2018-07-23
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0628
ILHB4317PassAmends the Service Member Residential Property Act. Provides that if a service member who has entered into certain residential leases is killed in action or while on active duty, then the immediate family or dependents of the service member may termi...
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2018-07-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0616
ILHB1338PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning accident and health policies.
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2018-07-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0612
ILSB2273VetoAmends 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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2018-07-17
Governor Vetoed
ILSB2480IntroCreates the Illinois Hazardous Materials Workforce Training Act. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agency shall develop by rule a curriculum of approved advanced safety training for workers at high hazard facilities. Provides that an owner o...
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2018-07-02
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB5308EngrossAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall not require any person committed to the custody of the Department of Corrections who is eligible for medical a...
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2018-07-02
To House Rules Committee
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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2018-07-02
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2312IntroMakes appropriations from the School Infrastructure Fund to the State Board of Education for school district broadband expansion.
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2018-07-01
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2396IntroAmends the Illinois Estate and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-07-01
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3479EngrossAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. In addition to other specified actions required under the Code, requires a managed care community network that contracts with the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to e...
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2018-07-01
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB5627PassAmends 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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2018-06-29
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0596
ILHB4146EnrollAmends the Managed Care Reform and Patient Rights Act. In provisions concerning transition of services, provides that the health care plan shall not modify an enrollee's coverage of a drug during the plan year if the drug has been previously approved...
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILHB4650EnrollAmends the Illinois Controlled Substance Act. In a provision allowing pharmacists to authorize a designee to consult the Prescription Monitoring Program on their behalf, defines "pharmacist" to include, but be not limited to, a pharmacist associated ...
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILHB5777EnrollAmends the Union of Contiguous Municipalities Division of the Illinois Municipal Code. Adds "consolidation" to the title of the Division. Provides that any 2 or more incorporated contiguous municipalities may be united into one incorporated city or v...
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILSB1707EnrollAmends the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act. Provides that all persons providing medical cannabis related services under the Act for a cultivation center shall hold certification as a Certified Medical Cannabis Cultivation Cent...
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2838EnrollAmends the School Code. Provides that, by January 1, 2019, the State Board of Education shall implement a program and adopt rules to allow school districts to supplement their substitute teacher recruitment for elementary and secondary schools with t...
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2018-06-29
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2892EnrollAmends 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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2018-06-28
Sent to the Governor
ILHB4100EnrollAmends 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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2018-06-28
Sent to the Governor
ILHB5814EnrollAmends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. Provides that interest penalties that may be payable under the Act, as provided under specified Sections of the Illinois Insurance Code, shall be paid from a separate appropriation from each fun...
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2018-06-27
Sent to the Governor
ILHB5696EnrollCreates the Bridge Program for Underrepresented Students Act. Defines terms. Provides that each public university in this State may establish a Bridge Program for underrepresented students. Specifies program requirements. Provides that a public unive...
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2018-06-27
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2577EngrossAmends the Use Tax Act and the Service Use Tax Act. Provides that, if a retailer or serviceman makes a sale to purchaser in Illinois from outside of Illinois, then that retailer or serviceman is considered to be "maintaining a place of business in th...
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2018-06-15
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4095PassAmends 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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2018-06-08
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0589
ILHB0138PassAmends the Governor Transition Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the orderly transition of the office of Governor.
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2018-06-08
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
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