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ILHB4586IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person also commits aggravated battery when, in committing a battery, other than by the discharge of a firearm, he or she knowingly causes great bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement to...
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0995IntroExpresses support for independent redistricting reform and advocates for a non-partisan map-making process by the upcoming redistricting cycle.
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHJRCA0043IntroProposes to amend the Legislature Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that provisions concerning legislative redistricting apply to Congressional Districts. Requires that districts, in addition to being compact, contiguous, and substantial...
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2018-04-19
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
ILHJRCA0046IntroProposes to amend the Legislature Article of the Illinois Constitution. Changes the number of Representative Districts from 118 to 119. Provides that the boundaries of Legislative and Representative Districts may be separate. Replaces the current met...
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4319IntroAmends "An Act concerning land", Public Act 95-982. Provides that the conveyance of certain real property shall be made subject to the condition that title to the buildings and the land shall revert to the State of Illinois, Department of Corrections...
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2018-04-18
To House Executive Committee
ILHB4104EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Auditing Law of the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that audit reports reporting on the financial position and results of financial operations for each fund of the municipality shall be consistent with either the accru...
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2018-04-18
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB4507EngrossAmends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Provides that the fifth day of March of each year shall be designated as the Day of the Horse, to be observed throughout the State as a day to encourage citizens to honor and celebrate the role of equines in ...
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2018-04-18
Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 105-001-001
ILHB4746EngrossAmends the Consumer Installment Loan Act. Provides that the date of renewal for a license is December 1st (rather than December 15th). Amends the Payday Loan Reform Act. Provides that the date of renewal for a license is December 1 (rather than Decem...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0963PassCongratulates the members of the Washington Community High School wrestling team on their successful 2017-2018 season.
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2018-04-11
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0975IntroOpposes the implementation of a graduated income tax in Illinois.
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2018-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4369IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that the State Board of Education shall develop and maintain a handbook to be made available on its Internet website that provides guidance for pupils, parents or guardians, and teachers on the subject of dyslexia. Sp...
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2018-04-10
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB4147IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person also commits aggravated battery when, in committing a battery, other than by the discharge of a firearm, he or she knowingly causes great bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement to...
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2018-04-09
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0766IntroOpposes any state taxes based on the number of miles driven.
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2018-04-03
To House Executive Committee
ILHB3458IntroCreates the Illinois Natural Areas Stewardship Act. Creates the Illinois Land Conservation and Stewardship Grant Program to make grants to conservation land trusts to steward lands identified in the Illinois Natural Area Inventory, lands designated a...
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2018-04-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5848IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that, subject to appropriation to the State Board of Education, the Board shall create a Safe to Learn grant program to support and fund safety and violence prevention programs in schools. Provides that the Board may ...
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2018-03-29
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0066EngrossCreates the Illinois Route 66 Centennial Commission Act. Sets forth the appointment of the members, duties, and meeting requirements of the Commission. Provides that the Commission shall plan and sponsor Route 66 centennial events, programs, and acti...
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2018-03-13
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 14, 2018
ILHR0027IntroStates the opinion of the Illinois House of Representatives that the proposed educational pension cost shift from the State of Illinois to local school districts, community colleges, and institutions of higher education is financially wrong.
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2018-03-06
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0861PassRecognizes the Illinois Plumbing, Heating, Cooling Contractors Association on its 125th Anniversary.
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2018-02-27
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
ILHJR0059EngrossCreates the International Cybersecurity Task Force within the Illinois Commerce Commission to review the Joint Analysis Report from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation dated December 29, 2016 and entitled ...
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2018-01-30
Placed on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions January 31, 2018
ILHJR0084EngrossDesignates Veterans Parkway in the Cities of Bloomington and Normal from the intersection of Interstate 74 to intersection of Interstate 55 as the "Army Ranger Sergeant Joshua P. Rodgers Memorial Highway".
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2017-11-08
Resolution Adopted 109-000-000
ILHR0616PassRecognizes Home Sweet Home Ministries on its centennial anniversary.
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2017-10-24
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0145IntroStates opposition to legislative efforts to use State taxpayer funds to pay for abortions and to use taxpayer funds to pay for insurance costs for State employees to have abortions for any reason through all nine months of pregnancy.
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2017-09-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4080IntroAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that a unit of local government may not seek damages in connection with a temporary restraining order or preliminary injunction based upon a constitutional challenge to a tax. Provides that if a petition i...
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2017-08-21
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3259EngrossAmends Public Act 99-524 to make supplemental appropriations. Reduces certain appropriations from the Commitment to Human Services Fund for funeral and burial expenses from $8,775,000 to $575,000. Appropriates $8,200,000 from the Personal Property Ta...
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2017-08-04
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB4078IntroIf and only if Senate Bill 9 of the 100th General Assembly becomes law in the form in which it was amended by House Amendment No. 3, repeals the State Tax Lien Registration Act and the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act created by that bill. Repe...
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2017-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0003PassCreates the Trade Policy Task Force within the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity - Office of Trade and Investment to (1) analyze important issues relative to the growth of international trade from and to Illinois; (2) make reco...
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2017-06-27
Adopted Both Houses
ILHR0361PassDesignates July 3, 2017 and July 3, 2018 as Illinois Citizens Re-entry Day, to be observed in recognition of Congressman Danny K. Davis' work in helping to provide ex-offenders with a second chance and opportunity to re-enter society as productive ci...
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2017-06-25
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
ILHJR0037PassCreates the International Job Protection Task Force within the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity - Office of Trade and Investment to (1) analyze important issues relative to the growth of international trade from and to Illinoi...
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2017-05-31
Adopted Both Houses
ILHR0452PassRecognizes the 100th anniversary of the First Division and the First Division Museum at Cantigny for the important work they do to archive and present the military history of the First Division.
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2017-05-30
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0407PassMourns the death of U.S. Army Ranger Sergeant Joshua P. Rodgers of Bloomington.
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2017-05-25
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0360IntroUrges the House of Representatives to adopt a resolution that contains a revenue estimate for FY 2018 that will enable the legislature to devise a budget for the fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2017, that is congruent and does not exceed the forecas...
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0050IntroStates the estimated revenue that will be available for the FY 2018 budget based on an assessment by the Governor's Office of Management and Budget.
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0049IntroStates the estimated revenues available for the 2018 Fiscal Year budget based on an assessment by the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability.
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0051IntroUrges that the General Assembly adopt an FY 2018 revenue estimate that is inclusive of the figures provided by the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability and the Governor's Office of Management and Budget and outlines the funds that ...
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2094IntroAmends the Unemployment Insurance Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers and duties of the Director of Employment Security.
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2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0346PassRecognizes Ron Orent as he prepares to embark on his Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. on May 10, 2017.
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2017-04-27
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
ILHR0301PassCongratulates the Morton High School Lady Potters on winning the 2017 Illinois High School Association Girls Basketball Class 3A State Championship.
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2017-04-25
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0311PassCongratulates the members of the Washington Community High School Wrestling Team, the Panthers, on their successful 2016-2017 season.
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2017-04-25
Resolution Adopted
ILHB1787IntroAmends the State Budget Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. For FY17, provides a continuing appropriation for each State agency to meet personnel expenditures for each payroll period during which appropriations for personnel expenditure...
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2017-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0507IntroAmends the School Code. Allows a school board to use remaining funds on hand in the Fire Prevention and Safety Fund for dyslexia screenings for students. Makes technical corrections. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0522IntroAmends the Election Code. Repeals a provision making certain elections State holidays. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0646IntroAmends the Illinois Lottery Law. Provides that the name, address, phone number, or other personally identifying information of a recipient of a prize may not be disclosed without the consent of the recipient and shall be exempt from disclosure under ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1767IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that, in the event there is a statewide freeze on property tax extensions for all tax districts, then there shall be a freeze to appropriations made to the Illinois General Assembly and Constitutional Officers. ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2396IntroAmends the Real Estate Appraiser Licensing Act of 2002. Increases the number of appointed members to the Real Estate Appraisal Administration and Disciplinary Board who shall have been actively engaged and currently licensed as a State certified gene...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2441IntroAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to provide a copy of the complaint filed against a licensee to the licensee with the i...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2854IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that any member who takes office on or after the second Wednesday of January 2019 shall not, within a period of one year immediately after termination of the member's most recent term of o...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2803IntroAmends the State Budget Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides for a continuing appropriation for each State agency to meet personnel expenditures for each payroll period during which appropriations for personnel expenditures have...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1816IntroCreates the Revenue Estimate Act. Provides that the General Assembly shall not enact any bill to appropriate funds within any fiscal year prior to its adoption of a joint resolution reflecting the estimate of funds available for that fiscal year as r...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1815IntroAmends the General Assembly Operations Act. Provides that on and after the effective date of this amendatory Act, the General Assembly shall, by joint resolution, establish a revenue estimate for the following State fiscal year by April 30th of each ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0617IntroAmends the State Finance Act, the Motor Fuel Tax Law, the Emergency Telephone System Act, the Riverboat Gambling Act, and the Video Gaming Act. Provides that, in the absence of an appropriation for any State fiscal year, moneys that are required to b...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
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