Illinois Representative Keith Wheeler [R] | House

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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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2018-06-13
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
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
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
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
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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2018-05-24
Passed Both Houses
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
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
ILHJR0032IntroMakes application to Congress under the provisions of Article V of the Constitution of the United States for the calling of a convention of the states limited to proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States that impose fiscal restrai...
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2018-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0908PassCommends the National Association of Chemical Distributors and its Illinois members for their over 25-year commitment to Responsible Distribution including community outreach, pollution prevention and ensuring the safety and security of chemical hand...
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2018-04-09
Resolution Adopted
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
ILHB4584IntroAmends 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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2018-04-05
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4499IntroCreates the Public Duty Rule Codification Act. Contains legislative findings and a statement of legislative purpose. Provides that a local governmental entity and its employees owe no duty of care to individual members of the general public to provid...
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2018-04-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0665IntroCreates the Limitations on Actions for Negligent Hiring Act. Provides that a cause of action may not be brought against a party solely for hiring an employee or independent contractor who has been convicted of a nonviolent, non-sexual offense. Provid...
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2018-03-15
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5004IntroAmends the Illinois False Claims Act. Provides that no court has jurisdiction over a civil action relating to or involving a false claim regarding certain tax acts administered by the Department of Revenue unless the action is brought by the Attorney...
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2018-03-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5001IntroAmends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act to extend the Manufacturing Machinery and Equipment Exemption to production related tangible personal property. Provides that the t...
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2018-03-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5002IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit in an amount equal to 1% of the expenses claimed by the taxpayer as a federal income tax deduction pursuant to Section 179 of the Internal Revenue Code for the tax year. Provides that t...
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2018-03-07
To House Rules Committee
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
ILHB1773IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Secretary of State shall examine every licensed driver at least every 16 (rather than 8) years. Provides that except as otherwise provided in the Code, every driver's license issued under the Code s...
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2018-02-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0833PassMourns the death of Frank Coffman.
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2018-02-27
Resolution Adopted
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