Illinois Representative Latoya Greenwood [D]

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ILHB2878IntroAmends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Provides that an action for a violation of the Act shall be commenced by the State Commission within 2 years after the date of the violation. Provides that any notice issued by the State Commission to a licensee...
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2017-04-05
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
ILHB3501IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. In a Section concerning the homestead exemption for veterans with disabilities, provides that, for taxable years 2017 and thereafter, if the veteran has a service connected disability of 20% (currently, 30%) or more but ...
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2017-04-04
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
ILHB2453IntroAmends the Downstate Public Transportation Act, the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, the Use Tax Act, and the Service Use Tax Act. Beginning July 1, 2018, instead of use and occupation tax collections being deposited int...
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2017-04-04
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB2993EngrossAmends the Department of Public Health Act and the School Code. Provides that school districts may serve students produce grown and harvested by students in school-owned or community gardens if the produce meets requirements adopted by rule by the De...
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2017-04-04
Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading April 5, 2017
ILHB3143EngrossAmends the State Prompt Payment Act. Provides that goods or services furnished to the State includes, but is not limited to, services concerning prevention, intervention, or treatment services and supports for youth provided by a vendor by virtue of ...
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2017-04-04
To Senate Assignments 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
ILHB0262IntroAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Increases the minimum wage to $15 per hour on October 1, 2017. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0242IntroCreates the College Admission Inquiries Act. Provides that during the admission decision-making process, a college (defined as an institution of higher education authorized to confer degrees in this State and work-study programs offered by institutio...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2837IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. With respect to the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption, provides that, beginning in assessment year 2017, the taxpayer's household income shall be reduced by any amounts paid as Medicare premiums. Effe...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3179EngrossAmends the State Treasurer Act. Modifies the term "qualified expenses" for the purpose of participant requirements in the use of the College Savings Pool established under the Act. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-31
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0721IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law or administrative rule to the contrary, beginning in fiscal year 2018, the specified threshold for working families must be no less than 185% of the then-cu...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3600IntroAmends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Reduces the rate of tax on diapers and baby wipes to 1% (currently, 6.25%). Makes changes concerning the distribution of the proce...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2691IntroAmends the Public Utilities Act. Adds provisions to the Telecommunications Article concerning the transition of Large Electing Providers to Internet Protocol-based networks and service. Provides that beginning July 1, 2017, a Large Electing Provider ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2430IntroRepeals the Rent Control Preemption Act.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3694IntroCreates the Educational Credit for Military Experience Act. Requires that public institutions of higher education adopt a policy regarding their award of academic credit for military training considered applicable to the requirements of the student's...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3895IntroAmends the Department of Human Services Act. Provides that a person is eligible for a diaper allowance of $80 per month per child if all of the following conditions are met: (i) the person's household income is at or below 50% of the federal poverty ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2846IntroAmends the Department of Transportation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Illinois Department of Transportation (currently, the Regional Transportation Authority) shall develop, adopt, and implement system safety pro...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2766IntroAmends the Counties Code. Provides that 1% of the school facility occupation taxes collected shall be distributed to the regional superintendent of schools (currently, these moneys are deposited into the Tax Compliance and Administration Fund) to cov...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3177IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Removes provisions providing the Secretary of State authority to cancel a license or permit of a person who has failed to pay fees owed to the Illinois Commerce Commission or has been convicted of a sex offense as de...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0124PassDesignates April 4, 2017 as Pay Equity Day in the State of Illinois.
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2017-03-30
Resolution Adopted
ILHB3700IntroCreates the Metro East Development Act. States legislative findings for the need to create a Metro East Development Authority, including the need to develop and revitalize depressed areas of the Metro East. Defines "Metro East" as Madison, Monroe, Ra...
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2017-03-30
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB2494IntroAmends the Department of Juvenile Justice Law of the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that subject to appropriation, if a county detention center holds in their custody a juvenile under a warrant issued by the Department of Juvenile Justice, the...
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2017-03-30
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB0539IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that county boards outside of the jurisdiction of boards of election commissioners may reduce the number of judges of election from 5 to 3 for primary elections. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-30
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB2859IntroAmends the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to survey the various counties of the State to assess the degree of labor surplu...
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2017-03-29
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
ILHB2379EngrossCreates the Fiscal Impact Statement Act. Requires a fiscal impact statement shall be filed for every executive order. Provides that the fiscal impact statement must contain a reliable estimate of changes in State expenditures or revenues due to the e...
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2017-03-29
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3631EngrossAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Excludes from the definition of "employee" an employee employed as a player who is 28 years old or younger, a manager, a coach, or an athletic trainer by a minor league professional baseball team not affiliated with a maj...
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2017-03-28
Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading March 29, 2017
ILHB0238EngrossAmends the Nursing Home Care Act, MC/DD Act, ID/DD Community Care Act, and Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act of 2013. Provides that a facility must not enter into a pre-dispute agreement for binding arbitration with any resident or consume...
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2017-03-24
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0503IntroAmends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Designates President Barack Obama's date of birth, August 4, as a legal holiday on which to hold appropriate exercises in commemoration of him. Includes that when the day falls on a Sunday, the following Mond...
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2017-03-24
Removed Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
ILHR0122IntroUrges police departments around the State to create a community liaison police officer program similar to CAPS, that designates a specific number of patrol officers as community partners and liaisons, and we encourage police departments to establish ...
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2017-03-23
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
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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2017-03-23
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 8:00 am]
To House Personnel & Pensions Committee
ILHR0038IntroRecognizes that the normal cost of pensions for State educators is the responsibility of the State and that the General Assembly should not use the current budget crisis as a reason to shift its financial responsibility for State pension costs to the...
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2017-03-23
[Hearing: Apr 25 @ 8:00 am]
To House Personnel & Pensions Committee
ILHB2984IntroAmends the Comprehensive Lead Education, Reduction, and Window Replacement Program Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-03-23
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB0689IntroCreates the Seizure and Forfeiture Reporting Act. Provides that the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority shall establish and maintain on its official website a searchable public database that includes specified information about property s...
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2017-03-22
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB0268IntroAmends the Chicago School District Article of the School Code. Requires the Chicago Board of Education to establish a school nurse pilot program. Provides that under the program, the Board shall require the top 20% of the lowest performing schools in...
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2017-03-16
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Melissa Conyears-Ervin
ILHB1774IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides for the election of the Chicago Board of Education starting with the 2019 consolidated election. Makes related changes. Amends the Chicago School District Article of the School Code. Provides that a person shall be ...
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2017-03-16
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
ILHB2897EngrossAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Helping Paws Service Dog Program shall include training service dogs for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or depression. Defines "veteran".
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2017-03-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0148IntroOpposes any new taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages.
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2017-03-15
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm]
To Public Benefits Subcommittee
ILHB0457EngrossAmends the Opportunities for At-Risk Women Act. Provides that appointments to the Task Force on Opportunities for At-Risk Women shall be made within 60 days from the effective date of this amendatory Act and that the Task Force shall meet at least qu...
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2017-03-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHJR0002EngrossCreates the Underrepresented Groups in Academia Task Force within the Board of Higher Education to examine strategies to grow underrepresented groups in institutions of higher education and to ascertain the viability of increasing the number of labor...
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2017-03-08
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0163PassCongratulates the East St. Louis High School football team, the Flyers, on winning the Illinois High School Association Class 7A State Championship.
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2017-02-22
Resolution Adopted
ILHJR0001EngrossDesignates Illinois Route 100 beginning at the northwest city limits of Godfrey and ending at the southeast city limits as the "Officer Blake Snyder Memorial Highway".
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2017-02-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0039PassDesignates April of 2017 as Bring Your Own Bag Month in the State of Illinois and calls upon all residents to bring reusable shopping bags instead of plastic shopping bags.
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2017-02-09
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
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