Illinois Representative LaShawn Ford [D]

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ILHB2542Engross
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Amends the Arsonist Registration Act, the Sex Offender Registration Act, and the Murderer and Violent Offender Against Youth Registration Act. Provides that a person required to register under the Act may change her or his name if the change is due t...
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2021-09-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0828Engross
50%
Amends the Election Code. Provides that a person convicted of a felony or otherwise under sentence in a correctional institution shall have his or her right to vote restored and shall be eligible to vote not later than 14 days following his or her co...
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2021-09-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2775Engross
50%
Amends the Homelessness Prevention Act. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall be mindful of preventing undue administrative burden in the application process for individual tenants in applying for assistance. Provides that program staf...
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2021-09-14
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0363Intro
25%
Urges public and private schools and the Illinois State Board of Education to recognize that dyslexia has significant educational implications that can be addressed with appropriate intervention and supports. Further urges public and private schools ...
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2021-09-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0404Intro
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Urges the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois to work with the owners of the Chicago Bears in order to reach an agreement that both parties see as equitable and beneficial to keep the team in Chicago.
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2021-09-09
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0423PassRecognizes the lifelong accomplishments of Timuel "Tim" D. Black Jr.
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2021-09-09
Resolution Adopted
ILSB0967VetoProvides that the amendatory Act may be referred to as the Improving Health Care for Pregnant and Postpartum Individuals Act. Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that insurers shall allow hospitals separate reimbursement for a long-acting re...
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2021-09-09
Returned to Governor for Certification
ILHB4119Intro
25%
Amends the State Employee Indemnification Act. Allows the Attorney General to decline in writing to appear or defend and to promptly take appropriate action to withdraw as attorney on behalf of a State employee when an act or omission which gave rise...
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2021-09-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4140Intro
25%
Amends the University of Illinois Hospital Act, the Hospital Licensing Act, the Managed Care Reform and Patient Rights Act, the Medical Practice Act of 1987, and the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that, notwithstanding any other provision of law,...
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2021-09-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0187Intro
25%
Amends the Senior Citizens and Persons with Disabilities Property Tax Relief Act by reinstituting the pharmaceutical assistance program that was eliminated by Public Act 97-689 and changing the short title to the Senior Citizens and Persons with Disa...
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2021-09-01
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0601Engross
50%
Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that specified requirements also apply to opioid treatment programs that are licensed or certified by the Department of Human Services' Division of Substance Use Prevention and Recovery and are ...
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2021-08-31
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading October 19, 2021
ILHB3666Engross
50%
Amends the Nursing Home Care Act. In provisions regarding involuntary transfer or discharge of a resident, provides that a facility may submit to a resident or a resident's legal representative a bill for all charges for which payment was not made du...
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2021-08-31
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3893Engross
50%
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall enter into contracts with the Department of Human Services, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services, and any other appropriate State agencies as the De...
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2021-08-31
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading October 19, 2021
ILHB2589PassAmends the Substance Use Disorder Act. Provides that any hospital licensed under the Hospital Licensing Act or organized under the University of Illinois Hospital Act shall be deemed to have met certain standards and requirements to enroll in the dru...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0598
ILSB2270PassAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Provides that, no later than January 1, 2022 (rather than 2011) the Department of Public Health shall file with the Secretary of State's Office (rather than the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules) proposed rules...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0647
ILSB2088PassAmends the School Code. In provisions about appointment of members by the State Superintendent of Education to a committee relating to kindergarten assessment, includes state policy advocates, early childhood administrators, and other stakeholders as...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0635
ILSB2244PassAmends the Senior Citizens Real Estate Tax Deferral Act. Provides that the income limitation under the Act is $65,000 for tax years 2022 through 2025 and $55,000 for tax year 2026 and thereafter (currently, $55,000). Provides that, for tax years 2022...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0644
ILHB2521PassAmends the Illinois Public Labor Relations Act. Provides that the showing of interest in support of a petition filed for the purpose of selecting a labor organization as the representative of the employees in a bargaining unit may be evidenced by ele...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0596
ILHB3235PassAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that 45 days prior to the scheduled discharge of a person committed to the custody of the Department of Corrections, the Department shall give the person: (1) information about obtaining a standard Ill...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0606
ILHB3739PassProvides that the amendatory Act may be referred to as the Lead Service Line Replacement and Notification Act. Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to establish procedures for the collection of a speci...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0613
ILSB0626PassAmends the Criminal and Traffic Assessment Act. Deletes language providing that one hour of public or community service shall be equivalent to $4 of assessment. Provides instead that the period of public service necessary to satisfy the assessment sh...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0620
ILHB0642Engross
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Amends the General Assembly Operations Act. Provides that no person may serve more than 10 consecutive years in any of the following leadership roles: Speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the Senate, Minority Leader of the House of R...
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2021-08-26
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading August 31, 2021
ILHB0690PassAmends the Illinois Dental Practice Act. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation may issue a temporary permit authorizing the practice of dentistry (rather than dentistry or dental hygiene) if specified conditions are sa...
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2021-08-26
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0582
ILHB3512Engross
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Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Prisoner Review Board shall be the authority for setting conditions for mandatory supervised release under specified provisions and determining whether a violation of those conditions warrant ...
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2021-08-26
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading August 31, 2021
ILHB1091Engross
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Amends the Department of State Police Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall establish a portal for use by federal, State, or local law enforcement agencies, including Offices of the State's At...
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2021-08-26
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB2595PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that every insurer that amends, delivers, issues, or renews a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or a qualified health plan offered through the health insurance marketplace in the ...
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2021-08-25
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0579
ILHB3160PassCreates the Forest Preserve District and Conservation District Design-Build Authorization Act. Provides that a forest preserve district or conservation district may enter into design-build contracts. Includes scope and performance criteria for design...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0460
ILHB3027PassAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Allows the Secretary of State to provide a disabilities motor decal or device to an expectant mother during her third trimester. Provides that a decal or device provided to an expectant mother shall be valid for no m...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0453
ILHB3463PassAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall make information about the availability of referral services to any other State or local agencies known to a parolee or releasee prior to his or her release fro...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0478
ILSB1646PassReinserts the provisions of the engrossed bill with the following changes. Further amends the Downstate Teacher Article of the Illinois Pension Code. In a provision that requires an employer to make an additional contribution to the System for certai...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0525
ILHB3596PassAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, a prescription for a substance classified in Schedule II, III, IV, or V must be sent electronically. Provides that notwithstanding any other prov...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0490
ILSB1842PassAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that when a person has been identified as having 5 (rather than 3) or more prescribers or 5 (rather than 3) or more pharmacies, or both, that do not utilize a common electronic file for controll...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0527
ILHB3447Engross
50%
Amends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that a petitioner may petition the circuit court to expunge the records of his or her arrests and charges not initiated by arrest when each arrest or charge not initiated by arrest sought to be expunge...
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2021-08-16
Sponsor Removed Sen. Doris Turner
ILSB1965PassAmends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Provides that Juneteenth National Freedom Day shall be observed on June 19 of each year as a holiday throughout the State (currently, not a holiday and is observed on the third Saturday of June of each year)....
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2021-08-09
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0334
ILHB0414PassReinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with the following changes: In provisions creating the Water and Sewer Financial Assistance Act, provides that in setting the annual eligibility level to receive financial assistance under the Act, the ...
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0262
ILHB0369PassAmends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Relocates a provision regarding special immigrant minors from the Abused, Neglected, or Dependent Minors Article to the General Provisions Article. Amends the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that a petition for gu...
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0259
ILHB0375PassAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities and community colleges in Illinois. At least 30 days before the start of a term and again 14 days before the beginning of a term, requires the governing board of a public universit...
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2021-08-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0260
ILSB0701PassAmends the Adult Protective Services Act. Expands the scope of the Act to include reports of abandonment. Requires the Department on Aging to offer, subject to appropriations, an annual trauma-informed training program that includes instruction on ho...
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2021-08-03
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0244
ILHB0026PassReinserts the contents of the introduced bill, but provides that a school district must require (rather than the State Board of Education shall require) that the Internet website or web service comply with Level AA of the World Wide Web Consortium's ...
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2021-08-02
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0238
ILHB0862PassAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that an action to collect a debt arising from a violation of a municipal ordinance may not be filed more than 7 years after the date of adjudication. Effective immediately.
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2021-07-30
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0192
ILHB1779PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan amended, delivered, issued, or renewed on or after January 1, 2022 shall include coverage for biomarker testing. Prov...
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2021-07-30
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0203
ILHB0796PassReinserts the contents of the bill, but provides for the University of Illinois to admit community college transfer students (rather than first-time freshman students) under the pilot program. Specifies that the University of Illinois provides multip...
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2021-07-30
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0187
ILHB0040PassAmends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that a student whose 22nd birthday occurs during the school year is eligible for special education services through the end of the school year (rather than being eligible for ...
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2021-07-28
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0172
ILHB1063PassAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Repeals the statute creating the offense of criminal transmission of HIV. Makes conforming changes in the AIDS Confidentiality Act, the Illinois Sexually Transmissible Disease Control Act, the Illinois Vehicle Code, ...
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2021-07-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0168
ILHB0199Intro
25%
Appropriates $250,000,000 from the General Revenue Fund to the Illinois Housing Development Authority for grants to municipalities with a population over 1,000,000 for the rehabilitation of vacant and abandoned residential housing. Provides that fund...
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2021-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2724Intro
25%
Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Board of Trustees of Chicago State University for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021, as follows: General Funds $35,018,900; Other State Funds $ 3,307,000; Total $38,325,900.
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2021-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2730Intro
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Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Board of Trustees of Northern Illinois University for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021, as follows: General Funds $87,804,400; Other State Funds $ 22,000; Total $87,826,400.
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2021-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2735Intro
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Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the State Universities Civil Service System for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021, as follows: General Funds $1,114,700.
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2021-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2731Intro
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Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021, as follows: General Funds $193,630,600; Other State Funds $ 1,267,000; Total $194,897,6...
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2021-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2733Intro
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Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Illinois Community College Board for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021, as follows: General Funds $249,223,100; Other State Funds $143,295,000; Federal Funds $ 48,200,000; Tota...
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2021-07-18
To House Rules Committee
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