Illinois Senator Laura Ellman [D]

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ILHB3481EngrossRepeals the Kyoto Protocol Act of 1998. Effective immediately.
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2019-04-25
To Senate Environment and Conservation Committee
ILSB1167EngrossAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Requires the Illinois Student Assistance Commission to establish and administer an adult vocational community college scholarship program. Provides that beginning with the 2020-2021 academic year, t...
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2019-04-24
To House Higher Education Committee
ILSB0110EngrossAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that, for the 2015 taxable year and thereafter, the exemption for veterans with disabilities also carries over to the surviving spouse of a veteran who was killed in the line of duty in the current taxable year ...
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2019-04-24
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
ILSB1346EngrossAmends the Property Tax Code. With respect to the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption, provides that, beginning in assessment year 2019, the taxpayer's household income shall be reduced by any amounts paid as Medicare premiums. Effe...
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2019-04-24
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
ILSB2122EngrossAmends the Public Community College Act. Provides for legislative findings. Provides that, subject to appropriation, the Illinois Community College Board shall establish a community college apprenticeship grant program to expand opportunities for cre...
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2019-04-24
To House Appropriations-Higher Education Committee
ILSB2140EngrossRepeals the Kyoto Protocol Act of 1998. Effective immediately.
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2019-04-24
To House Executive Committee
ILSB1332EngrossAmends the State Comptroller Act. Creates the Illinois Bank On Initiative to increase the use of Certified Financial Products and reduce reliance on alternative financial products. Provides that the Illinois Bank On Initiative shall be administered b...
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2019-04-24
To House State Government Administration Committee
ILSB1223EngrossCreates the Local Government Inspector General Act. Provides that the purpose of the Act is to establish an independent entity to which allegations of incompetence, neglect of duty, malfeasance in office, corruption, or official misconduct involving ...
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2019-04-24
To House Executive Committee
ILHB0205EngrossAmends the Critical Health Problems and Comprehensive Health Education Act to require the instruction on mental health and illness to evaluate the multiple dimensions of health by reviewing the relationship between physical and mental health so as to...
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2019-04-24
To Senate Education Committee
ILSB1814EngrossAmends the State Finance Act. Provides that the appropriations authorized under Article 137 through Article 166 of Public Act 100-0586 may also be used for costs incurred prior to July 1, 2018. Repeals provisions concerning FY19 prior incurred costs ...
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2019-04-24
To House Executive Committee
ILHB2818EngrossAmends the Address Confidentiality for Victims of Domestic Violence Act. Provides that a person who is a victim of, among other things, sexual assault or stalking may apply for the address confidentiality program under the Act.
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2019-04-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILHB3101EngrossCreates the Lodging Establishment Human Trafficking Recognition Training Act. Requires hotels and motels to train employees in the recognition of human trafficking and protocols for reporting observed human trafficking to the appropriate authority. P...
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2019-04-24
To Senate Human Services Committee
ILHB3320EngrossAmends the Third Party Administrators Article of the Illinois Insurance Code. Excludes a dental service plan regulated by the Code from the definition of "administrator".
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2019-04-24
To Senate Insurance Committee
ILHB2643EngrossAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that a person age 65 and older may cancel certain contracts within 15, rather than 3, days after the day the contract was signed. Effective January 1, 2020.
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2019-04-24
To Senate Commerce and Economic Development Committee
ILHB3068EngrossAmends the Illinois Solid Waste Management Act. Provides that it is the policy of the State to establish a comprehensive statewide program for solid waste management which will preserve or enhance the quality of air, water, and land resources. Modifi...
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2019-04-24
To Senate Environment and Conservation Committee
ILHB3427EngrossCreates the Water Heater Safety Valve Act. Provides that a manufacturer or supplier of a hot water heater for use in a residential home or facility must supply or attach a temperature mixing valve or other safety valve to the hot water heater or tank...
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2019-04-24
To Senate Public Health Committee
ILSB0447EngrossAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers and duties of the State Board of Education.
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2019-04-17
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
ILHB0834EngrossAmends 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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2019-04-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2132IntroCreates the Clean Energy Jobs Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2019-04-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0162EngrossAmends the Counties Code, the Illinois Municipal Code, Illinois Insurance Code, the Health Maintenance Organization Act, and the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning coverage for mammograms, provides that coverage shall also include a d...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0190EngrossAmends the Personnel Code. Provides that if an agency requests an open competitive eligible list from the Department of Central Management Services, the Director or Central Management Services shall also provide to the agency a Successful Disability ...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0145EngrossAmends the Election Code. Provides that no candidate for President or Vice-President of the United States shall appear on the official ballot for the general election if that candidate has not released his or her tax returns at least 5 days prior to ...
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0140IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that a person who has been granted a senior citizens homestead exemption need not reapply for the exemption. Effective immediately.
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1136EngrossAmends the Department of Central Management Services Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that each State agency shall designate one or more persons with hiring responsibilities to annually attend a presentation provided by the ...
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2019-04-12
To House State Government Administration Committee
ILSB0030IntroCreates the Workplace Transparency Act. Provides that employers shall not require an employee or prospective employee to sign a nondisclosure agreement that contains any provision that has the purpose or effect of: limiting the disclosure of sexual m...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1594IntroRepeals the Parental Notice of Abortion Act of 1995. Makes corresponding changes in the Counties Code, the Medical Practice Act of 1987, and the Consent by Minors to Medical Procedures Act. Effective immediately.
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR0088PassUrges the Illinois Department of Public Health to adopt new guidelines for painkillers.
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2019-04-12
Resolution Adopted
ILSB1232IntroAmends the Small Business Job Creation Tax Credit Act. Provides that the Act applies for a second set of incentive periods beginning on July 1, 2019 and ending on June 30, 2026. Provides that certain provisions concerning employees who had participat...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0059IntroAmends the Dual Credit Quality Act. Provides that an institution may not collect fees from a high school student enrolled in a dual credit course in excess of what the institution needs, per student, to administer a dual credit program. Provides that...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR0062PassDeclares April 2019 as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
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2019-04-12
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
ILSB2133IntroAmends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides that "private information" includes, but is not limited to, the name and any identifying information of a victim in a sexual assault investigation.
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0651IntroAmends the Public Utilities Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title and applicability of the Electric Service Customer Choice and Rate Relief Law of 1997.
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2019-04-12
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 2, 2019
ILSB2089IntroCreates the Student Online Personal Protection Act of 2019. Provides for legislative intent and definitions. Provides for operator prohibitions, operator duties, school authority prohibitions, school authority duties, State Board of Education duties,...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2085EngrossAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Requires an individual or group policy of accident and health insurance or managed care organization that provides mental health benefits to provide reimbursement for benefits that are delivered through the psychia...
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0035IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that, for purposes of treatment in the early stages of a mental health condition, a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan shall provide coverage for the treatment...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1852EngrossAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that in the event of an ethylene oxide leak a facility shall issue a notice to all affected property owners and local government within 2,500 feet of the leak site. Effective immediately.
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1854EngrossAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that beginning on the effective date of the amendatory Act no facility shall have fugitive emissions of ethylene oxide above zero. Provides that each facility shall be subject to regular and frequent ...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0112EngrossAmends the General Assembly Compensation Act. Provides that any member of the General Assembly who is appointed to the House of Representatives or Senate after May 31 of an even-numbered year may not receive additional salary for service as a chairma...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1257EngrossAmends the Property Tax Code. In a Section concerning the Senior Citizens Homestead Exemption, provides that in all counties (now, in counties with less than 3,000,000 inhabitants), the county board may by resolution provide that if a person has been...
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2019-04-11
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
ILSB0029EngrossCreates the Illinois Energy Transition Zone Act. Provides for the certification by the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity of municipal ordinances designating an area as an Energy Transition Zone. Provides that green energy enterprises lo...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1255EngrossAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. With regard to the Illinois Veteran grant program, provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year, a veteran may transfer his or her benefits to a qualified dependent if certain condition...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1588EngrossCreates the Sexual Harassment No Contact Order Act. Adds provisions relating to: purpose; definitions; persons protected; commencement of action and filing fees; pleading and nondisclosure of address; application of rules of civil procedure and victi...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0075EngrossCreates the Hotel and Casino Employee Safety Act. Requires hotels and casinos to adopt anti-sexual harassment policies and make panic buttons available to certain employees. Prohibits retaliation against an employee for using a panic button, availing...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1919EngrossAmends the Public Community College Act. Requires the Illinois Community College Board to establish and administer a manufacturing training grant program. Provides that to qualify for a grant, a community college district and a public high school loc...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1829EngrossCreates the Workplace Transparency Act. Provides that an employer shall not enter into a contract or agreement with an employee or applicant if that contract or agreement contains a nondisclosure or nondisparagement clause or forced arbitration claus...
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2019-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0241EngrossAmends the Illinois Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. Provides that it is unlawful for a manufacturer to import for profit, sell, or offer for sale in this State any cosmetic, if the cosmetic was developed or manufactured using an animal test that was co...
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2019-04-10
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1215EngrossAmends the General Assembly Organization Act. Provides that until January 1, 2022 (currently, January 1, 2020), the General Assembly shall not enact any law creating any new unit of local government. Repeals the Section on January 1, 2022. Effective ...
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2019-04-09
To House Executive Committee
ILSB1480EngrossAmends the Line of Duty Compensation Act to increase the burial benefit from $10,000 to $20,000.
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2019-04-09
To House Appropriations-General Service Committee
ILSB0725EngrossAmends the Governor Transition Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the orderly transition of the office of Governor.
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2019-04-09
To House State Government Administration Committee
ILSB0109EngrossAmends the Authorized Electronic Monitoring in Long-Term Care Facilities Act. Includes in the definition of "facility" a facility that provides housing to individuals with dementia. Effective immediately.
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2019-04-09
[Hearing: May 1 @ 8:30 am]
To House Human Services Committee
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