Illinois Representative Linda LaVia [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
ILHR1247IntroMourns the death of Leon Lederman.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-10-17
Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
ILHB5970IntroCreates the Safe Spaces in Public Places Act. Defines terms. Provides that beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year, each institution of higher learning must install and operate a walk-through metal detector at each public entrance of the instituti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-10-17
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-09-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4163VetoAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-09-21
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILHB5923IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that the State Superintendent of Education has the authority to initiate a suspension of or revoke the license of any educator licensed under the Educator Licensure Article of the Code if he or she negligently fails t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-09-19
Remove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
ILHB5946IntroAmends the State Police Act. Provides that the Department of State Police shall establish, by rule, a standing security protocol for the use of a three-dimensional printer located on the property of a public library, elementary or secondary school, c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-09-17
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
ILHB5929IntroAmends the Downstate Teacher and Chicago Teacher Articles of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that none of the benefits provided for in either Article shall be paid to a person if the person first becomes a member after the effective date of the a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-09-07
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
ILSB3041VetoAmends the Counties Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning powers of counties.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-09-04
Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. William E. Brady
ILSB2641VetoAmends the Renter's Financial Responsibility and Protection Act. Provides that a rental car company may void a damage waiver if damage or loss occurs to the rental vehicle when the rental vehicle is stolen and the renter fails to: (i) return the rent...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-28
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILSB0904VetoAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Creates an advisory council within the Department of Insurance to review and make recommendations to the Department regarding rules to be adopted by the Department concerning continuing education courses, course ma...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-28
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILHB4208VetoAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-26
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILSB3547PassCreates the Service-Member Employment and Reemployment Rights Act. Contains provisions concerning matters relevant to the employment rights of service-members, including employment protections, additional benefits for public employee members of a res...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-26
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1101
ILHB5749PassAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Department of Transportation and local authorities, with respect to highways under their respective jurisdictions, in their discretion and upon application in writing may issue a special permit auth...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-26
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1090
ILSB3220VetoAmends an Article of the School Code concerning educator licensure. Provides that the State Board of Education shall not approve a course of study under the Alternative Educator Licensure Program for Teachers unless the State Board can demonstrate th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-26
Governor Vetoed
ILSB2428PassCreates the Hunger-Free Students' Bill of Rights Act. Provides that every school in this State shall provide a federally reimbursable lunch to a student of that school who requests the lunch, regardless of whether the student has the ability to pay f...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-26
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1092
ILHB4146PassAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1052
ILHB4799PassAmends the School Code. Provides that, in every public school maintaining any of grades kindergarten through 8, there shall be instruction, study, and discussion of effective methods for the prevention and avoidance of traffic injuries related to wal...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1056
ILHB5814PassAmends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. Provides that interest penalties that may be payable under the Act, as provided under specified Sections of the Illinois Insurance Code, shall be paid from a separate appropriation from each fun...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1064
ILHB4882VetoAmends the Grow Your Own Teacher Education Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILHB5175VetoAmends the School Code. Provides that, beginning July 1, 2019, in fixing the salaries of teachers, a school board shall pay those who serve on a full-time basis a rate not less than $40,000 per year. Removes a provision providing for a periodic teach...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILHB4100PassAmends 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 ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1051
ILSB3109PassAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1078
ILSB3560PassAmends the State Prompt Payment Act. Codifies the Vendor Payment Program established under the Illinois Administrative Code. Provides that any contract executed under that Program prior to June 30, 2018 shall remain in effect until those contracts ha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1089
ILSB2481VetoProvides that the amendatory Act may be referred to as the Commitment to Justice Act and includes legislative findings. Amends the Court of Claims Act. Removes the $100,000 limit on awards in tort cases. Provides that the changes apply to cases filed...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILSB3103VetoCreates 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILSB2830VetoAmends the Election Code. Requires that the trustees for the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District be elected at consolidated elections. Provides that where a nomination for election is to be made for a trustee of the Fox Metro Water Reclamation Distr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILSB0034VetoAmends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILSB2546VetoAmends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. Provides that the term "student" within the definition of "educational employee" or "employee" as used in the Act includes (rather than excludes) graduate students who are teaching assistants prima...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILSB0035VetoAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Governor Vetoed
ILHR1201IntroRecognizes August 14, 2018 as being National Navajo Code Talkers Day.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-24
Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
ILHB5122PassAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Makes post-secondary education tuition and fee waivers available to youth for whom the Department of Children and Family Services has court-ordered legal responsibility, youth who aged out of care at age 1...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-23
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1045
ILSB2838PassAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-23
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1049
ILHB2063PassAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Makes a technical change in the short title Section.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-23
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1037
ILHB2984PassAmends the Comprehensive Lead Education, Reduction, and Window Replacement Program Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-22
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1029
ILHB4516PassAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-22
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1026
ILSB3049PassAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to reimburse psychiatrists, federally qualified health centers as defined in the Social Security Act, clinical psychologi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-21
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1019
ILHB3418VetoAmends the Counties Code and Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that a county or municipality may create an urban agricultural zones (UAZ) composed of organizations or persons who grow produce or other agricultural products; who raise livestock or pou...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-20
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILHB4707PassAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Changes the classification of Hydrocodone from a Schedule II controlled substance to a Schedule I controlled substance. Amends the Illinois Optometric Practice Act of 1987 to make a conforming change.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0989
ILHB4284VetoAmends the School Code. Provides that, for State Board of Education appointments made after the effective date of the amendatory Act, 3 of the members of the State Board must represent the educator community. Sets forth the qualifications for these m...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Governor Vetoed
ILHB5481VetoAmends the School Code. Provides that, no later than day 60 of instruction in each school year, a school board shall report to the State Board of Education for kindergarten through grade 12 classes certain information about actively employed teachers...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Governor Vetoed
ILHB4790PassCreates the Compost-Amended Soil Construction Act. Provides that any State agency that undertakes a construction project that requires the use of offsite soil and that is located within 20 miles of any Illinois Environmental Protection Agency-permitt...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0951
ILSB2572VetoAmends the School Code. Provides that an approved waiver from or modification to a physical education mandate may remain in effect for a period not to exceed 2 school years (rather than 5 school years like other mandate waivers) and may be renewed no...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Governor Vetoed
ILSB2654PassAmends the School Code. Requires the school board of a school district to include information about influenza and influenza vaccinations in accordance with the latest recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the Centers ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0977
ILSB2925PassAmends the Illinois Police Training Act. Provides that the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board shall develop or approve a curriculum for a certified training program for school resource officers which shall consist of at least 40 hours ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0984
ILSB2844PassAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0982
ILHB5795PassAmends the School Code. In the Article governing compulsory attendance of pupils, provides that the term "truant" means a child who is subject to compulsory school attendance and who is absent without valid cause, as defined in the Article, from such...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0918
ILHB5544PassCreates the Illinois Council on Women and Girls Act. Creates the Illinois Council on Women and Girls. Provides that the Council shall advise the Governor and the General Assembly on policy issues impacting women and girls in this State with specified...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0913
ILHB4469VetoAmends the Election Code. Provides that each election authority shall collaborate with the county jail within the jurisdiction of the election authority to facilitate voting by mail for voters eligible to vote in the county who are confined or detain...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-17
Governor Amendatory Veto
ILHB4412PassAmends 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0902
ILHB4965PassAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning the child care assistance program, provides that a family's eligibility for child care services shall be redetermined no sooner than 12 months following the initial determination or most r...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-08-17
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0909
Syndicate content
feedback