Illinois Senator Melinda Bush [D]

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ILSB0302Intro
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Amends the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Act. Provides that the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Act, to the extent that there is a conflict between the provisions of Executive Order 2017-1 and the Act, supersedes the...
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2021-10-22
[Hearing: Oct 27 @ 11:00 am]
To Senate Executive Committee
ILHB2791Engross
50%
Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Removes language providing that a Section regarding Clean Air Act rules only applies through December 31, 2021. Allows any person, including the Agency, to propose rules to amend the listing of etiologic agent...
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2021-10-22
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
ILHB1064Engross
50%
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a person who was under the age of 21 and is serving a sentence for first degree murder or a term of natural life imprisonment shall be eligible for parole review by the Prisoner Review Board after...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0536Engross
50%
Amends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section of the campaign finance Article concerning definitions.
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2021-10-20
Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
ILSB0570Intro
25%
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Changes the repeal date for provisions authorizing natural gas surcharges to provide for recovery of costs associated with investments in qualifying infrastructure plants from December 31, 2023 to January 1, 2022.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0251Engross
50%
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the amount and nature of medical assistance.
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2021-10-20
Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
ILHB3401Engross
50%
Reinserts the provisions of the bill as amended by Senate Amendment No. 1 with the following changes: Provides that no physician, nurse, emergency medical personnel, hospital, or other health care institution shall be liable for any act or omission r...
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2021-10-20
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
ILHB0220Engross
50%
Amends the Illinois Public Labor Relations Act. Modifies the definition of "supervisor" under the Act. Provides that in fire fighter units (rather than new fire fighter units), employees shall consist of fire fighters of the highest rank of company o...
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2021-10-20
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading October 26, 2021
ILHB3702Engross
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Amends the Counties Code. Provides that a superintendent of a department of public works shall be a registered professional engineer, hold a degree in engineering from an accredited institution of higher learning, or have at least 10 years of profess...
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2021-10-20
Placed on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
ILHB1975Engross
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Reinserts the contents of the bill as engrossed, with the following changes. Requires the resource guide to be developed by July 1, 2023 (rather than July 1, 2022). Provides that the provisions concerning the resource guide and sexual misconduct in s...
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2021-10-20
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
ILSB0828Engross
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Amends the Election Code. Provides that a person convicted of a felony or otherwise under sentence in a correctional institution shall have his or her right to vote restored and shall be eligible to vote not later than 14 days following his or her co...
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2021-10-19
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2775Engross
50%
Amends the Homelessness Prevention Act. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall be mindful of preventing undue administrative burden in the application process for individual tenants in applying for assistance. Provides that program staf...
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2021-10-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2906Intro
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Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to annually review and update the underlying data for, and use of, indicators used to determine whether a community is designated as an environmental justice commun...
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2021-10-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2561Intro
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Amends the Illinois Dental Practice Act. Provides that the definition of "public health setting" includes a nursing home or long-term care facility.
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2021-10-18
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0025Engross
50%
Creates the Right to Counsel in Immigration Proceedings Act. Establishes the Task Force on Counsel in Immigration Proceedings. Provides for members, compensation, and support staff. Provides that the Task Force shall investigate the implementation of...
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2021-10-14
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0045Engross
50%
Amends various Acts and Codes. Changes all statutory references of alderman and aldermen to alderperson and alderpersons. Changes all statutory references of congressman to congressperson. Makes conforming changes.
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2021-10-13
Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b)(ii) this bill shall not be re-referred to the Committee on Assignment pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b).
ILHB1839Engross
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Amends the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2021-10-13
Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b)(ii) this bill shall not be re-referred to the Committee on Assignment pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b).
ILHB3666Engross
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Amends the Nursing Home Care Act. In provisions regarding involuntary transfer or discharge of a resident, provides that a facility may submit to a resident or a resident's legal representative a bill for all charges for which payment was not made du...
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2021-10-13
Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b)(ii) this bill shall not be re-referred to the Committee on Assignment pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b).
ILSB0539PassAmends the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act. Creates a uniform statement of economic interest form that must be completed by all persons who are required to file that form under the Act. Changes the nature of the required disclosures that must be mad...
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2021-10-08
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0664
ILSB2333Intro
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Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that notwithstanding to the contrary, any provision of the Code, the Post-Conviction Hearing Article of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963, or the Habeas Corpus Article or the relief from judgment ...
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2021-09-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0270PassAmends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that, in or within a municipality with a population of over 1,000 people, the Department of Transportation shall establish and solely fund bicycle and pedestrian ways in conjunction with the construction, re...
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2021-08-30
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0660
ILSB0693PassAmends the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act. Provides that when a patient has been determined by EMS personnel to (1) have no immediate life-threatening injuries or illness, (2) not be under the influence of drugs or alcohol, (3) have no ...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0623
ILSB2007PassAmends the Food Handling Regulation Enforcement Act. Removes specified provisions containing requirements for cottage food operations. Contains requirements for cottage food operations that sell fermented or acidified food and baked goods with cheese...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0633
ILSB2339PassReinserts the provisions of the bill as introduced, with the following change: Clarifies language related to restricting the identity of child victims of criminal sexual offenses or alleged criminal sexual offenses by providing that such identity sha...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0651
ILSB2153PassAmends the Hospital Licensing Act. Requires a hospital to provide a plan of correction to the Department of Public Health within 60 days if the hospital demonstrates a pattern or practice of failing to substantially comply with specified requirements...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0641
ILSB2158PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan amended, delivered, issued, or renewed on or after January 1, 2022 shall provide coverage for treatment to eliminate ...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0642
ILSB2340PassReinserts the provisions of the bill as engrossed, with the following changes: Provides that an advocate and victim's attorney may be exempt from a requirement to exclude a victim's identity in certain records, and removes "parent" from the list of e...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0652
ILSB1905PassCreates the Consumer Coverage Disclosure Act with changes to the disclosures required and the creation of an enforcement procedure. Requires employers to disclose to employees differences under the employees' health coverage and health coverage provi...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0630
ILSB2137PassAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Provides that the Department of Public Health shall require each long-term care facility in the State, as a condition of facility licensure, to adopt and implement written policies, provide for the availability of te...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0640
ILSB2109PassReinserts the provisions of the engrossed bill with the following changes. Requires that the training in trauma-informed practices for students and staff begin with the 2023-2024 school year rather than the 2022-2023 school year. Makes changes concer...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0638
ILHB3739PassProvides that the amendatory Act may be referred to as the Lead Service Line Replacement and Notification Act. Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to establish procedures for the collection of a speci...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0613
ILHB3928PassReinserts the provisions of the bill as introduced, with the following changes: Creates the Illinois Thirty-by-Thirty Conservation Task Force Act, rather than creating the Illinois Thirty-by-Thirty Conservation Task Force. Provides that the Task Forc...
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2021-08-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0618
ILHB3850Engross
50%
Reinserts the provisions of the bill as introduced with the following changes: Further amends the Drug Court Treatment Act. Defines "validated clinical assessment". Provides that a defendant may be ordered to complete mental health counseling, comply...
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2021-08-26
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB2595PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that every insurer that amends, delivers, issues, or renews a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or a qualified health plan offered through the health insurance marketplace in the ...
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2021-08-25
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0579
ILSB0555PassAmends the Substance Use Disorder Act. Permits the Department of Human Services to conduct compliance checks of retailers as defined in the Tobacco Products Tax Act of 1995 to investigate whether such retailers are selling tobacco products, alternati...
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2021-08-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0576
ILSB2567PassAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that it is unlawful for any person to knowingly make a video record or transmit live video of another's intimate parts. Provides that in any criminal proceeding, any property or material that constitutes chi...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0567
ILSB2563PassAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Department of Transportation shall issue a permit to the proprietor of a vehicle service company that meets certain requirements to operate an official portable emissions testing company. Provides t...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0566
ILHB2433PassAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. In provisions concerning the Long-Term Care Facility Advisory Board, adds one member representing local health departments who is a nonvoting member. In provisions concerning complaints for violations of the Act or a...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0432
ILSB1854PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan shall provide coverage for A1C testing recommended by a health care provider for prediabetes, type 1 diabetes, and ty...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0530
ILHB2785PassCreates the Executive Order 3 (2017) Implementation Act. Implements and supersedes the provisions of Executive Order 3 (2017) concerning transfers from the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to the Environmental Protection Agency. Transf...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0444
ILSB0818PassReinserts the contents of the bill as amended by Senate Amendments Nos. 2 and 3, with the following changes. In provisions requiring the State Board of Education to develop and adopt learning standards, specifies that the comprehensive personal healt...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0522
ILHB3160PassCreates the Forest Preserve District and Conservation District Design-Build Authorization Act. Provides that a forest preserve district or conservation district may enter into design-build contracts. Includes scope and performance criteria for design...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0460
ILHB2653PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code to require a group policy of accident and health insurance that is amended, delivered, issued, or renewed on or after January 1, 2022 to provide coverage for a colonoscopy that is a follow-up exam based on an initia...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0443
ILHB2454PassAmends the Counties Code and Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that a county board, board of county commissioners, or corporate authorities of a municipality may, by resolution, waive or provide credit for any application or permit costs, fees or oth...
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2021-08-20
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0435
ILSB0564PassAmends the School Code. In the provisions relating to holidays, adds January 17 (the birthday of Muhammad Ali) to the list of commemorative holidays. In the provisions relating to courses of study, provides that the teaching of history of the United ...
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2021-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0411
ILHB0711PassCreates the Prior Authorization Reform Act. Provides requirements concerning disclosure and review of prior authorization requirements, denial of claims or coverage by a utilization review organization, and the implementation of prior authorization r...
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2021-08-19
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0409
ILHB0848PassAmends the Illinois Lottery Law. Extends the sale of the special instant scratch-off game to benefit Alzheimer's care, support, education, and awareness to January 1, 2025 (rather than January 1, 2022). Effective immediately.
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2021-08-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0390
ILHB3447Engross
50%
Amends the Criminal Identification Act. Provides that a petitioner may petition the circuit court to expunge the records of his or her arrests and charges not initiated by arrest when each arrest or charge not initiated by arrest sought to be expunge...
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2021-08-16
Sponsor Removed Sen. Doris Turner
ILSB0677PassAmends the Department of Professional Regulation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that for license or registration renewals occurring on or after January 1, 2023, a health care professional who has continuing education requi...
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2021-08-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0399
ILHB1745PassAmends the Managed Care Reform and Patient Rights Act. In provisions concerning individual health plans that provide coverage for prescription drugs, provides that beginning January 1, 2023, health insurance carriers shall ensure that at least 10% of...
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2021-08-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0391
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