Illinois Representative Mary Flowers [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
ILHB1776EngrossAmends 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 ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHR0077PassUrges President Trump to call for a national conference on gun violence to be held in Chicago by the end of 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-09
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0234IntroUrges the creation of an environmental justice agenda.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-09
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
ILHB2457IntroAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Requires the Department of Children and Family Services to provide support services to every child in its care. Provides that "support services" refers to an individually designed set of services and suppo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0263IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that persons shall not be determined ineligible for cash assistance provided under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program based upon a conviction for any drug-related felony under State or fe...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0281IntroAmends the Administration of Psychotropic Medications to Children Act. Provides that the Department of Children and Family Services shall adopt rules requiring the Department to distribute treatment guidelines on an annual basis to all persons licens...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0241IntroAmends the Department of Human Services Act. Requires each geographically organized service region operating under the Department of Human Services' Division of Mental Health to submit by July 1 of each year, beginning in 2018, an annual foster care ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0458IntroAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that any person criminally prosecuted and incarcerated prior to trial for one or more felonies by the State of Illinois which he or she did not commit may file a petition for a certificate of innocence in ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0454IntroCreates the Community Bank of Illinois Act. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation shall operate The Community Bank of Illinois. Specifies the authority of the advisory board of directors to the Bank. Provides that the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0271IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that beginning January 1, 2019, all handgun ammunition that is manufactured, imported into the State for sale or personal use, kept for sale, offered or exposed for sale, sold, given, lent, or possessed shal...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2381IntroAmends various Acts by changing the term "American Indian" to "Native American" and deleting the term "Negro".
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2393IntroAmends the Business Enterprise for Minorities, Females, and Persons with Disabilities Act. Provides that all State agencies shall increase their award of State contracts to minority owned businesses by 15%.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3830IntroAmends the Personnel Code. Provides that State agencies, when hiring for full-time, temporary positions with an expected tenure of 12 to 24 months for the position, shall give preference to a qualified applicant who is from a low-income household or ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2376IntroCreates the Family Leave Insurance Program Act. Requires the Department of Labor to establish and administer a Family Leave Insurance Program that provides family leave insurance benefits to eligible employees who take unpaid family leave to care for...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2409IntroAmends the Cannabis Control Act, the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, and the Methamphetamine Control and Community Protection Act. Provides that 12.5% of all moneys and the sale proceeds of all other property forfeited and seized under the Acts s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2436IntroCreates the Illinois Medicare for All Health Care Act. Provides that all individuals residing in the State are covered under the Illinois Health Services Program for health insurance. Sets forth the health coverage benefits that participants are enti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2857IntroAmends the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act. Provides that licenses for community mental health or developmental services agencies are valid for one year (rather than 3 years). Provides that an agency licensed ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3831IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall provide educational programs in each of its institutions and facilities for all committed persons. Provides that the Department must allow into each institution...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0456IntroAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Requires the Illinois Student Assistance Commission to award grants to students in financial need whose household income is less than the poverty guidelines updated periodically in the Federal Regis...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2619IntroAmends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that a juvenile may be kept or detained in an authorized detention facility if the juvenile is 13 years of age or older (rather than 10 years of age or older). Makes conforming changes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2367IntroAmends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that records of conviction for a non-violent offense or a criminal offense that did not result in bodily harm or death to another person may be sealed 10 years after the termination of the petitioner's...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2541IntroCreates the Gun Dealer Licensing Act. Provides that it is unlawful for a person to engage in the business of selling, leasing, or otherwise transferring firearms without a license issued by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Pro...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2774IntroCreates the Right to Know Act. Provides that an operator of a commercial website or online service that collects personally identifiable information through the internet about individual customers residing in Illinois who use or visit its commercial ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0780IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that no candidate for President or Vice President of the United States shall appear on the official ballot if that candidate has not filed copies of all of his or her tax returns with the State Board of Elections at...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3882IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, in imposing a sentence for an offense that requires a mandatory minimum sentence of imprisonment, the court may sentence the offender to...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1454IntroAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning noise.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2990IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the conditions of every parole and mandatory supervised release are that the subject not knowingly frequent places where controlled substances are illegally sold, used, distributed, or administere...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2752IntroAmends the Criminal Identification Act. Requires that applications for certification, registration, and licensure must contain specific language that states that the applicant is not obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3794IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that an arrest warrant issued for an offender who violated a condition of his or her probation, conditional discharge, or supervision where there is danger of his or her fleeing the jurisdiction or cau...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3567IntroAmends the Charter Schools Law of the School Code. Provides that no charter shall be granted that would locate a charter school or charter school campus in a zip code in which a public school was closed within 10 school years prior to the effective d...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0346PassRecognizes Ron Orent as he prepares to embark on his Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. on May 10, 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-27
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
ILHB3056IntroAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that within one year after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Pollution Control Board shall adopt amendments to the rules adopted under specified provisions to require groundwater monitorin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0325PassRecognize Maggie Lena Walker, an African-American icon and the first African-American woman to charter and become President of a bank in the United States and the members of The Maggie Walker Community for their years of dedication to the preservatio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-24
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0294PassHonors Chance the Rapper for his charitable donation to Chicago Public Schools.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-24
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Melissa Conyears-Ervin
ILHB3412IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code to allow for the issuance of In God We Trust special license plate decals by the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs. Provides for the original and renewal fees and fee distribution for the In God We Trust decals...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4004IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides for water's edge combined reporting. Creates an addition modification in an amount equal to the deduction for qualified production activities allowed under Section 199 of the Internal Revenue Code. In the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0244IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012, the Cannabis Control Act, the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, the Methamphetamine Control and Community Protection Act. and the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the enhanced penalty for committing an of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-05
Third Reading - Short Debate - Lost 044-068-001
ILHB0265IntroCreates the Lead in Schools Reporting Act. Provides that on an annual basis the Department of Public Health, in coordination with local departments of public health serving the City of Chicago, shall conduct specified lead testing at public school fa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0269IntroAmends the School Code. Provides for the waiver of tuition assessed by a school district on children whose parents are unable to afford them. With respect to summer school, provides that a school board must (instead of may) waive all or part of summe...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0239IntroAmends the Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. Requires manufacturers of brand name or generic prescription drugs to notify State purchasers, health insurers, health care service plan providers, pharmacy benefit managers, and the General Assembly o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0266IntroAmends the School Code. With respect to the administration of State assessments, prohibits the State Board of Education from assessing any student whose parent or guardian has requested that the student not be assessed. Requires the State Board to de...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0264IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides if the defendant has been found guilty by a judge or jury after a trial, the prosecutor shall file with the court at the sentencing hearing a verified written statement signed by the prosecutor setting...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0240IntroAmends the Third Party Prescription Programs Article of the Insurance Code, the Pharmacy Practice Act of 1987, and the Wholesale Drug Distribution Licensing Act. Prohibits the licensure, transference, use, or sale of any records relative to prescript...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0455IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that, for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2017, the amount of the earned income tax credit shall be 12.5% (currently, 10%) of the federal tax credit. Effective immediately.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0453IntroCreates the Financial Transaction Tax Act. Contains only a short title provision.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
Syndicate content
feedback