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ILHB1253EngrossAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the members of the State Board of Education.
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2018-05-22
To Senate Assignments Committee
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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2018-05-22
[Hearing: May 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Labor 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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2018-05-22
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 23, 2018
ILHB5221EngrossAmends the Public Employee Disability Act. Provides that the term "eligible employee" as used in the Act includes firefighters employed as full-time paramedics or firefighters who perform paramedic duties.
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2018-05-22
Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
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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2018-05-22
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB5599EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law or administrative rule to the contrary, beginning in fiscal year 2019, the specified threshold for working families must be no less than 185% of the then-cu...
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2018-05-22
Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
ILHB4799EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, in every public school maintaining any of grades kindergarten through 8, there shall be instruction, study, and discussion of effective methods for the prevention and avoidance of traffic injuries related to wal...
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2018-05-22
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Education; 012-000-000
ILHB4658EngrossAmends the School Code. Requires a school board to adopt and implement a policy on how to recognize mental health issues and how to properly address them. Provides that, as part of this policy, a school board shall require in-service training of lice...
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2018-05-22
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
ILHB4900EngrossCreates the Illinois Generic Drug Pricing Fairness Act. Provides that a manufacturer or wholesale drug distributor shall not engage in price gouging in the sale of an essential off-patent or generic drug. Provides that the Director of Healthcare and ...
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2018-05-22
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
ILHB5752EngrossAmends the Public Utilities Act. Creates the Broadband Advisory Council Article in the Act. Creates the Broadband Advisory Council to explore ways to expand broadband access throughout the State, including unserved and underserved areas. Provides tha...
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2018-05-22
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 2
ILHB5770EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, a school board shall notify students and the parents or guardians of students, electronically or in the form of a letter, that a student may be eligible to receive menta...
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2018-05-22
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Education; 012-000-000
ILHB1443EngrossAmends the Community Health Center Expansion Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the reporting requirement for grant recipients.
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2018-05-22
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
ILHB4707EngrossAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Changes the classification of Hydrocodone from a Schedule II controlled substance to a Schedule I controlled substance. Amends the Illinois Optometric Practice Act of 1987 to make a conforming change.
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2018-05-22
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Public Health; 006-000-000
ILSB3514EngrossAmends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that, in a school district with a population of more than 500,000 inhabitants, the principal and all school personnel who are regular members of an individualized education pr...
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2018-05-22
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
ILHB4965EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning the child care assistance program, provides that a family's eligibility for child care services shall be redetermined no sooner than 12 months following the initial determination or most r...
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2018-05-22
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale Fowler
ILHB5148EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that course material and instruction in a sex education course shall include, with an emphasis on the workplace environment and life on a college campus, material and discussion on what constitutes sexual consent and ...
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2018-05-22
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 23, 2018
ILHB4345EngrossAmends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Provides that May 19 of each year is designated as "First Responder Mental Health Awareness Day", to be observed throughout the State as a day to honor firefighters, police officers, and other first responder...
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2018-05-22
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
ILSB2619EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. In provisions regarding appointment of a fire chief, acting chief, the department head, or a position, by whatever title, that is responsible for day-to-day operations of a fire department, limits home rule powers ...
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2018-05-22
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
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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2018-05-22
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2866EngrossAmends the Communicable Disease Prevention Act. Provides that the Department must provide all students (currently, all female students) who are entering sixth grade and their parents or legal guardians written information about the link between human...
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2018-05-22
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
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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2018-05-22
[Hearing: May 23 @ 9:00 am]
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2516EngrossAmends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Requires an employer, or the employer's representative, to inform an employee of available mandated reporter training prior to the employee signing a statement that the employee has knowledge and u...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2572EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-22
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Christian L. Mitchell
ILSB0337EngrossAmends the Child Care Act of 1969. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning background investigations.
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2018-05-22
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
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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2018-05-22
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0904EngrossAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Creates an advisory council within the Department of Insurance to review and make recommendations to the Department regarding rules to be adopted by the Department concerning continuing education courses, course ma...
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2018-05-22
To House Labor & Commerce Committee
ILSB2598EngrossAmends the Fire Protection District Act. Provides that a home rule municipality may file a petition to disconnect fire protection district territory from the district if: the municipality's fire department services at least 80% of the municipality; t...
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2018-05-22
Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
ILSB3104EngrossAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that public indecency also includes committing the proscribed acts while confined in a penal institution. Provides that a person convicted of a second or subsequent violation for public indecency while confi...
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2018-05-22
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4146EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-21
To Senate Special Committee on Oversight of Medicaid Managed Care Committee
ILHB5502EngrossAmends the Real Estate Appraiser Licensing Act of 2002. Removes language providing that an associate real estate trainee appraiser license may not be renewed more than 2 times and language providing that an applicant for an associate real estate trai...
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2018-05-21
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4516EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-21
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
ILSB2620EngrossAmends the Capital Development Board Act. Provides that the Capital Development Board shall maintain on its website links to all currently applicable State building codes. Requires State agencies that propose to adopt new building or construction req...
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2018-05-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB4226EngrossAmends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Department of Public Health shall develop, publish, and disseminate a brochure to educate the general public on the effects o...
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2018-05-21
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
ILSB2629EngrossAmends the Open Meetings Act. Provides that an elected or appointed member of the board of trustees of a fire protection district may satisfy the training requirements of the Act by participating in a course of training sponsored or conducted by an o...
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2018-05-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB4643EngrossAmends the Illinois Physical Therapy Act. Provides that the limitation on determining a differential diagnosis shall not in any manner limit a physical therapist from establishing a relevant diagnosis. In the definition of "documented current and rel...
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2018-05-21
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason A. Barickman
ILSB3509EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. In provisions prohibiting a municipality from requiring police officers to issue a specific number of citations within a designated period of time, removes an exclusion for municipalities with their own independent...
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2018-05-21
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
ILSB2339EngrossAmends the Illinois Prison Inspection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-21
To House Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
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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2018-05-21
Alternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Robyn Gabel
ILSB2544EngrossAmends the Local Government Reduction and Efficiency Division of the Counties Code. Provides that the findings on an audit of a unit that has been proposed to be dissolved shall be reported within 30 days, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, (ra...
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2018-05-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
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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2018-05-21
State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer
ILSB3604EngrossCreates the Government Severance Pay Act. Provides that a unit of government that enters into a contract or employment agreement, or renewal or renegotiation of an existing contract or employment agreement, that contains a provision for severance pay...
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2018-05-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILSB2908EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-21
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
ILSB2830EngrossAmends the Election Code. Requires that the trustees for the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District be elected at consolidated elections. Provides that where a nomination for election is to be made for a trustee of the Fox Metro Water Reclamation Distr...
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2018-05-21
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
ILHB4390EngrossAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Defines "commercial property", "dangerous condition", "first responder", "management or operational control", "person", and "serious bodily injury". Provides that first responder endangerment is committed when a pers...
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2018-05-18
To Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance
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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2018-05-18
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
ILSB0336EngrossAmends the Party Line Emergency Act. Makes a technical change concerning the short title.
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2018-05-18
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 25, 2018
ILSB2490EngrossAmends the Illinois Pension Code. Changes the schedule for examinations of pension funds established under the Downstate Police or Downstate Fire Article from every 3 years to a periodic basis, as determined by the Public Pension Division of the Depa...
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2018-05-18
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3304EngrossAmends the Illinois Fire Protection Training Act. Provides that the Office of the State Fire Marshal (rather than, not later than May 30th of each year, from funds appropriated for this purpose) shall reimburse the local governmental agencies or indi...
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2018-05-18
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 25, 2018
ILSB3511EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-18
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3543EngrossRequires the Department of Transportation, on behalf of the State of Illinois, to convey, by quitclaim deed, all right, title, and interest of the State of Illinois and the Department of Transportation in and to certain real estate to the Village of ...
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2018-05-18
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 25, 2018
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