Illinois Representative Keith Wheeler [R]

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ILHB5005EnrollAmends 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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2018-06-22
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2654EnrollAmends the School Code. Requires the school board of a school district to include information about influenza and influenza vaccinations in accordance with the latest recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the Centers ...
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2018-06-22
Sent to the Governor
ILHB5914IntroAmends the Freedom of Information Act to provide that in the case of sexual assault or sexual abuse by school district personnel, nothing in the Act prohibits a school district from disclosing disciplinary records of school district personnel. Amends...
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2018-06-22
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
ILSB2225EnrollAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides for the issuance of Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm license plates to any Illinois resident who has earned the Southwest Asia Service Medal from the United States Armed Forces. Effective immediately.
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2018-06-20
Sent to the Governor
ILHB5611EnrollCreates the Department of Innovation and Technology Act to codify the changes made in Executive Order 2016-001. Creates the Department of Innovation and Technology. Abolishes the Information Technology Office (also known as the Office of the Chief In...
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2018-06-19
Sent to the Governor
ILSB2853EnrollAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to make available on its website general information on how the Department uses crimin...
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2018-06-19
Sent to the Governor
ILHB5166EngrossAmends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Provides that notice to parties in a contested case under the Act shall be served, among other forms of service, by email. Provides that parties in a contested case under the Act shall be notified, am...
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2018-05-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5093IntroCreates the Illinois Information Security Improvement Act. Creates the Office of the Statewide Chief Information Security Officer within the Department of Innovation and Technology. Provides for the duties and powers of the Office. Creates the positi...
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2018-05-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4507EnrollAmends 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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2018-05-31
Passed Both Houses
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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2018-05-30
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
ILSB2644EnrollAmends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Provides that notice to parties in a contested case under the Act shall be served, among other forms of service, by email. Provides that parties in a contested case under the Act shall be notified, am...
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2018-05-30
Passed Both Houses
ILSB2281EnrollAmends the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the purpose of the Entrepreneur Learner's Permit pilot program is to encourage and assist beginning entrepreneurs in starting n...
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2018-05-30
Passed Both Houses
ILSB2298EnrollCreates the Industrial Hemp Act. Provides that a person desiring to grow, cultivate, or process industrial hemp or industrial hemp products must be licensed by the Department of Agriculture. Provides that the application for a license shall include t...
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2018-05-30
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
ILSB3489EnrollAmends the Murderer and Violent Offender Against Youth Registration Act. Provides that a person who is required to register under the Act may file a Petition to Review Registrant Status with the county where he or she is required to register, seeking...
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2018-05-30
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith R. Wheeler
ILHR0975IntroOpposes the implementation of a graduated income tax in Illinois.
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2018-05-29
To House Rules Committee
ILHR1032PassCongratulates Scott A. Reimers on receiving the 2018 Rail Splitter Award.
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2018-05-29
Resolution Adopted
ILSB2339EngrossAmends the Illinois Prison Inspection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-29
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Criminal Law; 010-000-000
ILSB3291EnrollAmends the Illinois Aeronautics Act. Defines "unmanned aircraft systems". Provides that regulation of unmanned aircraft systems is an exclusive power and function of the State. Restricts home rule power. Effective immediately.
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2018-05-28
Passed Both Houses
ILSB3105EnrollAmends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Provides that law enforcement officers, in an effort to assist the Department of Children and Family Services in child protective investigations in its response to reports of child abuse or neglect...
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2018-05-28
Alternate Co-Sponsor Removed Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
ILHB4932EngrossAmends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides that a request for an arrest report or criminal history record must be made to the public body that created the public record being sought. Provides that a public body that merely maintains a copy of th...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB5553EngrossCreates the Blockchain Technology Act. Provides for the permitted uses of blockchain technology in transactions and proceedings. Provides limitations to the use of blockchain technology. Prohibits units of local government from implementing specified...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
ILHB5887IntroAmends the Counties Code. Provides that counties may impose a tax to be used exclusively for school facility purposes, school resources officers, or mental health professionals (rather than exclusively for school facility purposes). Adds referendum l...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
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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2018-05-23
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
ILHJR0095IntroDeclares October 5, 2018 as "First Illinois General Assembly Day".
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2018-05-21
House Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 005-000-000
ILHR0865PassEncourages every school district in the State of Illinois and the heads of each school in this State, in collaboration with local law enforcement, to begin exploring and implementing the necessary modern response training programs and innovative proc...
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2018-05-17
Removed Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
ILHB5112IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a prosecution for criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual assault, or aggravated criminal sexual abuse may be commenced at any time (rather than within 10 years of the commission of the offe...
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2018-05-16
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
ILHB4583EngrossAmends the Open Meetings Act. Provides that certain notice provisions that currently apply to regular meetings of a public body shall also apply to special meetings of a public body. Requires a public body that has a website maintained by a full-time...
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2018-05-16
To Subcommittee on Civil Rights
ILHB2654IntroAmends the Department of Veterans Affairs Act. Provides that the Department of Veterans' Affairs shall provide training to frontline employees at veterans service organizations established under the Act on mental health services to identify veterans ...
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2018-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5870IntroAmends the Illinois Optometric Practice Act of 1987. Provides requirements for the rules that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation shall adopt concerning educational requirements for advanced optometric procedures. Defines "surgery...
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2018-05-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5871IntroAmends the Illinois Optometric Practice Act of 1987. Removes language allowing the Department to establish the educational requirements for performing advanced optometric procedures by rule. Provides that the practice of optometry includes advanced o...
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2018-05-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5139EngrossCreates the Regulatory Sandbox Act. Creates the regulatory sandbox to enable persons to obtain limited access to the Illinois marketplace in order to test innovations in financial products or services. Provides requirements for approval to enter the ...
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2018-05-11
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0783PassUrges the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Illinois Department of Human Rights, and the U.S. Department of Labor to investigate the culture of harassment within the U.A.W. and provide increased support for the brave women who have detaile...
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2018-05-10
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
ILHB4563IntroAmends the Invest in Kids Act. Provides that contributions to a school district foundation are also qualified contributions under the Act. Provides that taxpayers who make contributions to a school district foundation are also eligible for a property...
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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Peter Breen
ILHJR0124IntroSets forth the amounts of general funds estimated by the Illinois Senate to be available during State fiscal year 2019.
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2018-05-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0933PassCongratulates the Geneva High School girls basketball team, the Vikings, on winning the 2017-2018 Class 4A Girls Basketball State Championship.
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2018-05-09
Resolution Adopted
ILSB3226EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, no later than 6 months after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the State Board of Education shall adopt rules as may be necessary to allow students of any high school in this State who are 16 years of ag...
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2018-05-08
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5652IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Expands the definition of "computer" to include equipment of cloud-based networks of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data. Makes the definition of "computer" apply to multiple prov...
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5474IntroCreates the Ethics in Public Contracting Act. Provides that whenever any public body has taken an action suspending, debarring, or otherwise limiting the ability of a person to enter into a public contract, the public body shall provide a report to t...
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1877IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5864IntroProvides that the Act may be referred to as the Blue Collar Jobs Act. Amends the Illinois Enterprise Zone Act. Creates a High Impact Business construction jobs credit and an Enterprise Zone construction jobs credit against the taxpayer's Illinois inc...
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4510IntroAmends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that a person who willfully or maliciously tortures, mutilates, injures, disables, poisons, or kills any animal used by a law enforcement department or agency in the performance of the functions or dut...
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHR1019PassCongratulates Fire Chief Michael G. Hitzemann of the Bristol Kendall Fire Protection District on his retirement.
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2018-04-26
Resolution Adopted
ILHR1018PassCongratulates Montgomery Police Chief Daniel Meyers on his retirement.
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2018-04-26
Resolution Adopted
ILHB0816IntroAmends the Sex Offender Registration Act. Provides for registration under the Act of a person convicted of a battery when the court: (1) finds that the battery was sexually motivated as defined in the Sex Offender Management Board Act; and (2) in its...
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2018-04-24
To House Rules Committee
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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2018-04-20
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
ILHB4501IntroAmends 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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2018-04-13
Tabled
ILHB4500IntroCreates 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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2018-04-13
Tabled
ILHB5113IntroAmends the Workers' Compensation Act. Provides that beginning January 1, 2019, employers must report injuries resulting in the loss of 3 or more calendar days of work to the Commission, the employee, and the employer's insurer. Imposes penalties for ...
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2018-04-13
To House Rules Committee
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