Illinois Representative Kathleen Willis [D]

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ILHB2542Engross
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Amends the Arsonist Registration Act, the Sex Offender Registration Act, and the Murderer and Violent Offender Against Youth Registration Act. Provides that a person required to register under the Act may change her or his name if the change is due t...
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2021-09-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB1975Engross
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Amends the School Code to require the State Board of Education to develop and maintain a resource guide that provides guidance for pupils, parents or guardians, and teachers about sexual abuse response and prevention resources available in their comm...
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2021-09-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3296Intro
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Amends the School Code. Requires a school district to offer a program to prepare students enrolled in grades 6 through 12 for a career and technical education pathway by introducing students to career exploration opportunities that allow students to ...
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2021-09-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4127Intro
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Amends the Unemployment Insurance Act. In a provision concerning the recoupment of any overpayment made to an individual who is found to have been ineligible for benefits, provides that the individual must be provided written notice of his or her app...
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2021-09-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4113Intro
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Amends the Department of Human Services Act. Creates the Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Oversight Officer (Officer) within the Department of Human Services under the Secretary of Human Services. Provides that the Officer shall be appointed ...
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2021-09-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1711PassAmends the Animal Welfare Act. Provides that a pet shop operator may offer for sale a dog or cat only if the dog or cat is obtained from an animal control facility or animal shelter. Provides that an animal control facility or animal shelter that sup...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0586
ILHB2521PassAmends the Illinois Public Labor Relations Act. Provides that the showing of interest in support of a petition filed for the purpose of selecting a labor organization as the representative of the employees in a bargaining unit may be evidenced by ele...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0596
ILHB3886PassAmends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that the Department of Children and Family Services and its assigns shall not interfere with the right of any youth in its custody or guardianship to communicate with the news media if the youth chooses...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0615
ILSB2137PassAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Provides that the Department of Public Health shall require each long-term care facility in the State, as a condition of facility licensure, to adopt and implement written policies, provide for the availability of te...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0640
ILSB2339PassReinserts the provisions of the bill as introduced, with the following change: Clarifies language related to restricting the identity of child victims of criminal sexual offenses or alleged criminal sexual offenses by providing that such identity sha...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0651
ILSB2088PassAmends the School Code. In provisions about appointment of members by the State Superintendent of Education to a committee relating to kindergarten assessment, includes state policy advocates, early childhood administrators, and other stakeholders as...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0635
ILSB2323PassAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Prohibits the use of restraints on youth in care, including chemical, manual, and mechanical restraints, during the provision of any transportation services provided or arranged by the Department of Childr...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0649
ILSB2340PassReinserts the provisions of the bill as engrossed, with the following changes: Provides that an advocate and victim's attorney may be exempt from a requirement to exclude a victim's identity in certain records, and removes "parent" from the list of e...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0652
ILHB3714PassAmends the Fire Sprinkler Contractor Licensing Act. Provides for the licensure of fire sprinkler contractors and fire sprinkler inspectors. Provides that a copy of the inspection report for routine inspection or testing of a fire sprinkler system pro...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0612
ILHB0307Engross
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Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that the Community and Residential Services Authority shall have the power and duty to establish a pilot program to act as a residential research hub to research and identify ...
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2021-08-26
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading August 31, 2021
ILHB3418Engross
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Amends the Workplace Transparency Act. Provides that nondisclosure requirements may not be imposed in settlements relating to claims of sexual harassment or sexual assault in the workplace except as they relate to the monetary amount of the settlemen...
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2021-08-26
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading August 31, 2021
ILHB1091Engross
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Amends the Department of State Police Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall establish a portal for use by federal, State, or local law enforcement agencies, including Offices of the State's At...
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2021-08-26
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB2595PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that every insurer that amends, delivers, issues, or renews a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or a qualified health plan offered through the health insurance marketplace in the ...
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2021-08-25
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0579
ILHB2784PassCreates the Community Emergency Services and Support Act. Provides that each 9-1-1 call center and provider of emergency services dispatched through a 9-1-1 system must coordinate with the mobile mental and behavioral health services established by t...
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2021-08-25
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0580
ILHB0024PassAmends the School Code. Provides that sex education course material and instruction in grades 6 through 12 must include an age-appropriate discussion on sexting; defines "sexting". Provides that the discussion on sexting must include an exploration o...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0412
ILHB3821PassReinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with the following changes. Provides that the Task Force shall include one member (rather than 2 members) from an organization with expertise in the child welfare system that advocates to preserve and r...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0506
ILHB3620PassAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that, in determining income eligibility for child care benefits beginning in State fiscal year 2022, the income threshold shall be no less than 200% of the then-current federal poverty level for each fami...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0491
ILHB3265PassAmends the Evidence Article of the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that "rape crisis organization" includes, but is not limited to, rape crisis centers certified by a statewide sexual assault coalition.
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0469
ILHB2425PassAmends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that complaints concerning delays and denials of special education services in the 2016-2017 or 2017-2018 school year by the Chicago school district as a result of the adoptio...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0429
ILHB3027PassAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Allows the Secretary of State to provide a disabilities motor decal or device to an expectant mother during her third trimester. Provides that a decal or device provided to an expectant mother shall be valid for no m...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0453
ILHB3317PassCreates the Domestic Violence Task Force Act. Creates the Domestic Violence Task Force to establish a consistent, uniform statewide system to protect victims and survivors of domestic violence, while holding offenders accountable. Contains requiremen...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0474
ILHB0738PassAmends the Alternative Health Care Delivery Act. In provisions regarding demonstration program requirements, requires there to be 6 (rather than 4) birth center alternative health care models in the demonstration program located in the area comprisin...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0414
ILHB3596PassAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, a prescription for a substance classified in Schedule II, III, IV, or V must be sent electronically. Provides that notwithstanding any other prov...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0490
ILHB3662PassAmends the Workers' Compensation Act. Provides that, with respect to firefighters and emergency medical technicians, a contagious staph infection, including Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), is rebuttably presumed to arise out of an...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0493
ILHB3803PassAmends the Fair Patient Billing Act. Provides that a hospital shall proactively offer information on charity care options available to uninsured patients, regardless of their immigration status or residency. Effective on the first day of the first mo...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0504
ILHB3463PassAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall make information about the availability of referral services to any other State or local agencies known to a parolee or releasee prior to his or her release fro...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0478
ILHB3438PassAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities and community colleges in Illinois. Beginning with the 2022-2023 academic year, requires the governing board of each public university and community college district to designate a...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0475
ILSB1892PassAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a period of probation, a term of periodic imprisonment or conditional discharge shall not be imposed for a violation of child pornography when the person possesses any film, videotape, photograph,...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0531
ILSB2177PassAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Provides that no youth in care shall be required to store his or her belongings in plastic bags or in similar forms of disposable containers, including, but not limited to, trash bags, paper or plastic sho...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0545
ILSB0818PassReinserts the contents of the bill as amended by Senate Amendments Nos. 2 and 3, with the following changes. In provisions requiring the State Board of Education to develop and adopt learning standards, specifies that the comprehensive personal healt...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0522
ILSB0814PassAmends the School Code to make changes concerning the new principal mentoring program, including changes relating to the establishment of a competitive grant program and approval of eligible entities to provide services to new principals, professiona...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0521
ILSB1904PassReinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with the following changes. Further amends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act by providing that parties to juvenile court proceedings are entitled to receive copies of unfounded reports regard...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0532
ILSB0677PassAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that for license or registration renewals occurring on or after January 1, 2023, a health care professional who has continuing education requi...
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2021-08-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0399
ILHB0219PassReinserts the contents of the bill with the following changes. Provides that the State Board of Education shall adopt rules governing the use of isolated time, time out, and physical restraint in public schools and special education nonpublic facilit...
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2021-08-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0339
ILHB0156PassAmends the School Code. Provides that a school district shall make menstrual (rather than feminine) hygiene products available, at no cost to students, in each bathroom of every school building (rather than in bathrooms of school buildings). Effectiv...
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2021-08-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0340
ILSB2014PassAmends the Mental Health Early Action on Campus Act. Provides that if a public higher education institution issues student identification cards to its students, the institution must provide contact information for certain suicide prevention and menta...
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2021-08-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0373
ILSB0817PassAmends the School Code. Provides that a non-public elementary or secondary school registering with the State Board of Education must provide assurances that the school will not prohibit hairstyles historically associated with race, ethnicity, or hair...
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2021-08-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0360
ILSB0058PassAmends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that, beginning on January 1, 2022, the term "selling price" no longer includes the value of traded-in motor vehicles. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Defines "utility trailer"....
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2021-08-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0353
ILSB1575PassAmends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall create and maintain an online database and resource page on its website. Provides that the database and resource page sha...
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2021-08-12
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0337
ILHB0012PassAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public schools, public universities, and public community colleges in Illinois. Provides that an employee of a school district, public university, or community college district who has been employed f...
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2021-08-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0335
ILHB0640PassAmends the State Fire Marshal Act. Adds the Illinois Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators and the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System (MABAS) Illinois in the organizations from which ex officio members of the Illinois Fire Advisory...
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0269
ILHB0015PassReinserts the contents of the engrossed bill, but removes the provisions amending the School Boards Article of the School Code. Effective July 1, 2021.
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0251
ILHB0577PassAmends the School Code. Makes changes to provisions regarding youth suicide awareness and prevention. Sets forth some of the characteristics of students at an increased risk of suicide. Effective immediately.
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0267
ILHB0816PassReinserts the contents of the engrossed bill with the following changes. Provides that, in addition to birth, adoption, or placement for adoption, sick leave shall also be interpreted to mean the acceptance of a child in need of foster care. Provides...
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0275
ILSB0740PassAmends the Park Commissioners Land Sale Act. Provides that the Bensenville Park District may sell up to 125 acres of the White Pines Golf Course owned by the District if: (i) the board of commissioners of the Bensenville Park District authorizes the ...
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0300
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