Illinois Representative Litesa Wallace [D]

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ILHB2466IntroAmends the Grade A Pasteurized Milk and Milk Products Act. Provides that a specified pasteurization requirement shall not be applicable to milk produced, sold, and distributed (currently, to milk produced) in accordance with Department rules (removes...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3884IntroAmends the Department of Human Services Act. Requires the Department of Human Services to annually identify and track all food deserts located within the State by conducting a Statewide block-by-block food and health study within each census tract, c...
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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
ILHB3301IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit for taxpayers who make a qualified donation of a crop to a food bank or other charitable organization in Illinois. Provides that the amount of the credit shall be 15% of the value of th...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3356IntroAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that for a person who is a resident in a facility licensed under the ID/DD Community Care Act, the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Ac...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3292IntroAmends the State Property Control Act. Provides that all airplanes and helicopters owned by the State, except those designated for emergency use and those used by a public university as part of a course in aviation, are surplus property and must be s...
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2017-03-31
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 28, 2017
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
ILHR0124PassDesignates April 4, 2017 as Pay Equity Day in the State of Illinois.
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2017-03-30
Resolution Adopted
ILHB0426IntroCreates the Immigration Safe Zones Act. Provides that schools, medical treatment and health care facilities, and places of worship may not grant access to State and local law enforcement agencies that have entered into an agreement with United States...
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2017-03-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3712IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall provide educational and visitation opportunities to committed persons within its institutions through temporary access to content-controlled tablets that may be...
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2017-03-30
Correctional Note Filed
ILHJR0017IntroDesignates the entirety of Interstate 294 of the Dwight D. Eisenhower System of Interstate and Defense Highways as the "President Barack Obama Tollway".
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2017-03-30
Placed on Calendar Order of Resolutions
ILHB3110EngrossCreates the Social Services Contract Notice Act. Provides that the Act applies only to non-governmental service providers who deliver social services designed to ensure the health, safety, education, or welfare of Illinois residents on behalf of the ...
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2017-03-29
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0647IntroAmends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Provides that it is a civil rights violation for an employer to refuse to make certain reasonable accommodations in the workplace for an employee protected under an order of protection. Provides that an employer ...
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2017-03-29
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
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
ILHB3161EngrossAmends the Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and Dependency Act. Requires the Department of Human Services to create and maintain a website to educate the public on heroin and prescription opioid abuse. Provides that at a minimum, the website shall inc...
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2017-03-29
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0425EngrossAmends the Regional Superintendent of Schools Article of the School Code with respect to the Section concerning salaries. Removes certain provisions concerning the abolition of the office of regional superintendent of schools in educational services ...
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2017-03-29
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB2909EngrossAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. In a provision limiting medical assistance recipients to one pair of adult eyeglasses every 2 years, provides that the limitation does not apply to an individual who needs differe...
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2017-03-27
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3216IntroAmends the Departments of State Government Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that notwithstanding any law to the contrary, third-party contracts entered into by the State are permissible only when they are in the best interes...
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2017-03-24
Fiscal Note Filed
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
ILHB2354IntroCreates 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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2017-03-23
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB3418IntroAmends 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...
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2017-03-23
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
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
ILHR0113PassStates opposition to any further increase in the DON score by the State of Illinois.
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2017-03-21
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
ILHB3542EngrossAmends the Foster Children's Bill of Rights Act. In addition to other specified rights, provides that it is the policy of the State that every child and adult in the care of the Department of Children and Family Services who is placed in foster care ...
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2017-03-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3093EngrossAmends the Wildlife Code. Defines "hunting license" as an electronic or physical license authorizing the person to take a certain type of animal during a specified period of time. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
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
ILHB1776IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides for the election of the board of trustees of the City Colleges of Chicago, Illinois Community College District No. 508, at the general primary election in 2018 on a nonpartisan ballot. Provides that a member of the ...
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2017-03-16
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Juliana Stratton
ILHB3169EngrossAmends the Children and Family Services Act by defining "youth in care" as persons placed in the temporary custody or guardianship of the Department of Children and Family Services pursuant to the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Amends various Acts by ch...
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2017-03-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0643EngrossAmends the General Assembly Compensation Act. Establishes the fiscal year 2018 mileage reimbursement rate and allowance for lodging and meals. Amends the Compensation Review Act. Prohibits cost-of-living adjustments for or during the fiscal year begi...
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2017-03-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0042PassUrges the Governor to create a commission to confront the economic problems that still plague African-American communities.
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2017-03-15
Resolution Adopted
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
ILHR0050PassCreates the Success by 25 Task Force under the Department of Children and Family Services.
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2017-03-15
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
ILHR0010PassDesignates the second week of May of 2017 as Child Care Awareness Week in the State of Illinois.
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2017-03-15
Resolution Adopted
ILHB0213EngrossCreates the School Choice Act. Provides findings and declarations of policy. Establishes the School Choice Program. Provides that under the program the custodian of a qualifying pupil is entitled to a School Choice Scholarship to pay for qualified ed...
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2017-03-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0695IntroAmends the Legislative Information System Act. Provides that within one year after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Legislative Information System shall create a Spanish-language version of its website to provide legislative information....
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2017-03-14
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
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
ILHB4008IntroAppropriates $56,000,000 from the General Revenue Fund to the Office of the Secretary of State for 28 non-competitively awarded grants, each in the amount of $2,000,000, to community-based organizations based entirely within 28 specified Representati...
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2017-03-09
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1805EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Secretary of State shall offer to each applicant for issuance or renewal of a driver's license or identification card who is 16 years of age or older (rather than 18 years of age or older) the oppor...
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2017-03-09
To Senate Assignments Committee
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