Illinois Senator Kimberly Lightford [D] | Engrossed

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ILHB1804EngrossAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Allows a motion to be filed with the trial court that entered the judgment of conviction in a defendant's case at any time following the entry of a guilty verdict or a finding of guilt for any offense un...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB3142EngrossCreates the Criminal History in College Applications Act. Provides that a public college may not inquire about or consider an applicant's criminal history information at any time during the admission decision-making process, except as required by Sta...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILSB0336EngrossAmends the Party Line Emergency Act. Makes a technical change concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2941EngrossAmends the Postsecondary and Workforce Readiness Act. With respect to the State Board of Education's competency-based, high school graduation requirements pilot program, provides that a school district may participate in the program for some or all o...
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2018-05-25
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
ILSB3466EngrossAmends the School Code. Requires a school district to make reasonable efforts to provide ongoing professional development to teachers, administrators, school board members, school resource officers, and staff on the appropriate and available supporti...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3489EngrossAmends 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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2838EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, by January 1, 2019, the State Board of Education shall implement a program and adopt rules to allow school districts to supplement their substitute teacher recruitment for elementary and secondary schools with t...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2561EngrossAmends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that no person may acquire or possess any pre-packaged explosive components within this State without having in his or her possession a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued ...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2881EngrossAmends the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that female and male condoms, incontinence products, diapers, and baby wipes shall be taxed by the State at a rate of 1% (currently, 6.25%). Provides that the net revenue from the 1% tax collected fr...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB4409EngrossAmends the School Code. In the Article governing children with disabilities, provides that, amongst other meanings, a "school psychologist" means a person who holds a valid Nationally Certified School Psychologist credential (rather than certificate)...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB2844EngrossAmends the School Code. Requires the State Board of Education to establish and maintain the Growing Future Educators Program to train high school graduates who at one time have been identified as English learners and who are enrolled in an approved e...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILSB3108EngrossAmends the Predator Accountability Act. Changes the short title of the Act to the Trafficking Victims Protection Act. Adds references to involuntary servitude and labor trafficking throughout the Act. Provides that a victim of involuntary servitude o...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB3920EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a person who drives or is in actual physical control of a motor vehicle on any highway of this State when his or her driver's license, permit, or privilege to drive is revoked or suspended due to an unp...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB4163EngrossAmends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Prohibits an employer from: (i) screening job applicants based on their wage or salary history, (ii) requiring that an applicant's prior wages satisfy minimum or maximum criteria, and (iii) requesting or requiring as...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILSB3503EngrossAmends the Counties Code. Provides that on or before June 1, 2019, every facility that houses a circuit court room shall include at least one lactation room or area for members of the public to express breast milk in private that is located outside t...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3249EngrossAmends the School Code. With regard to the textbook block grant program, provides that the textbooks authorized to be purchased must accurately portray the diversity of our society, including the role and contributions of people protected under the I...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3103EngrossCreates the Immigrant Tenant Protection Act. Defines terms. Provides that, with exceptions, a landlord shall not require disclosure of, disclose, intimidate, harass, or evict a tenant on the basis of a person's immigration or citizenship status. Prov...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3109EngrossAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional regulation shall allow an applicant to provide his or her individual taxpayer identification number as an alternative to provide a social...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB0034EngrossAmends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3488EngrossCreates the Anti-Registry Program Act. Provides that no agent or agency shall use any moneys, facilities, property, equipment, or personnel of the agency to participate in or provide support in any manner for the creation, publication, or maintenance...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB3388EngrossAmends the Illinois Crime Reduction Act of 2009. Adds definition of "offender" and deletes definition of "violent offender". Provides that an offender who is charged with or convicted of a probation-eligible offense (rather than a non-violent offende...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB0035EngrossAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILHB5696EngrossCreates the Bridge Program for Underrepresented Students Act. Defines terms. Provides that each public university in this State may establish a Bridge Program for underrepresented students. Specifies program requirements. Provides that a public unive...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILSB1628EngrossAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-25
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
ILSB3138EngrossAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Provides that the identity and address of a scholarship, grant, or financial assistance applicant or recipient under the Act is private information and is exempt from inspection and copying under th...
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
ILHB5197EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that a department foreign fire insurance board shall be created within the fire department of all municipalities (rather than municipalities with fewer than 500,000 inhabitants) that have an organized fire...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4442EngrossAmends the School Code and the Critical Health Problems and Comprehensive Health Education Act. Requires a school district to include in its curriculum a unit of instruction on parenting education for grades 9 through 12 that includes, but is not lim...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB5627EngrossAmends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Makes changes to provisions concerning the licensure powers of the State Board of Education, the State Educator Preparation and Licensure Board (including adding 2 members), types of licenses ...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
ILSB2387EngrossAmends the Illinois Trust and Payable on Death Accounts Act. Makes a technical change to the short title Section.
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2018-05-25
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
ILSB0337EngrossAmends the Child Care Act of 1969. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning background investigations.
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3080EngrossAmends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Beginning July 1, 2017, increases the amount of employment as a teacher that a retired teacher may perform without impairing retirement status; allows 130 paid days or 700 paid hours ...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB5786EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, an in-school suspension program provided by a school district for any students in kindergarten through grade 12 shall focus on promoting non-violent conflict resolution ...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
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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2018-05-25
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 2
ILHB1595EngrossAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the application of the Act.
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5062EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, the State Board of Education shall develop and maintain a program aimed at facilitating education in advanced manufacturing technical skills. Provides that the program s...
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2018-05-25
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2018
ILHB5245EngrossAmends the Sexual Assault Survivors Emergency Treatment Act. Adds various provisions concerning requirements for hospitals and pediatric health care facilities in relation to pediatric sexual assault care. Provides that a hospital licensed under the ...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2898EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that licensed medically complex for the developmentally disabled facilities (MC/DD) (rather than licensed long-term care facilities for persons under 22 years of age) that serve severely and chronically i...
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2018-05-25
[Hearing: May 29 @ 8:30 am]
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
ILHB4412EngrossAmends the State Universities Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that the Board shall make best efforts to ensure that the racial and ethnic makeup of the System's senior administrative staff represents the racial and ethnic makeup of the...
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2018-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2354EngrossCreates the Lethal Violence Order of Protection Act. Provides that a petitioner may request an emergency lethal violence order of protection by filing an affidavit or verified pleading alleging that the respondent poses an immediate and present dange...
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2018-05-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILSB2547EngrossAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-24
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2376EngrossAmends the Property Assessed Clean Energy Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-05-24
House Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to State Government
ILSB2298EngrossCreates 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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2018-05-24
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Agriculture
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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2018-05-24
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5588EngrossAmends the School Code. With regard to the State Board of Education developing recognition standards for student performance and school improvement, removes provisions providing for a Multiple Measure Index in determining standards for student perfor...
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2018-05-24
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
ILSB3045EngrossAmends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. For the period beginning July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2020, increases the amount of employment as a teacher that a retired teacher may perform without impairing retirement status; al...
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2018-05-23
To House Community College Access & Affordability Committee
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