Illinois Senator Melinda Bush [D]

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ILSB1622Engross
50%
Amends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Deletes language providing that "employee" does not include members of the immediate personal staffs of elected public officials.
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2022-12-01
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2542Engross
50%
Amends the Arsonist Registration Act, the Sex Offender Registration Act, and the Murderer and Violent Offender Against Youth Registration Act. Provides that a person required to register under the Act may change her or his name if the change is due t...
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2022-12-01
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB4423Engross
50%
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program, provides that the child support collected on behalf of a family shall be passed through to the family and disregarded in determining th...
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2022-12-01
To Senate Assignments Committee
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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2022-11-30
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Adriane Johnson
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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2022-11-30
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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2022-11-29
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading November 30, 2022
ILHB3496Engross
50%
Reinserts the contents of the bill, but makes the amendatory language applicable only to an educational employer of a school district organized under the Article the School Code concerning the boards of education in cities of over 500,000 inhabitants...
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2022-11-28
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB1466Engross
50%
Creates the Access to Affordable Insulin Act. Sets forth provisions concerning an insulin urgent-need program. Provides that by July 1, 2022, each manufacturer shall establish procedures to make insulin available to eligible individuals who are in ur...
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2022-11-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2298Intro
25%
Amends the Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act of the Illinois Municipal Code. Adds two factors to the determination of a "blighted area" for improved, industrial, commercial, and residential buildings or improvements: (i) if the redevelopment...
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2022-11-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2510Intro
25%
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Makes it unlawful for any person to knowingly possess an assault weapon 300 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act, except possession of weapons registered with the Illinois State Police in the time prov...
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2022-08-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0568Intro
25%
Creates the Fix the FOID Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2022-07-08
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB1464Engross
50%
Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987, the Nurse Practice Act, and the Physician Assistant Practice Act of 1987. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation shall not revoke, suspend, place on probation, reprimand, refuse ...
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2022-07-08
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3023PassAmends the Sexual Assault Survivors Emergency Treatment Act. Changes the definition of "follow-up healthcare" to mean specified healthcare services within 180 (instead of 90) days of the initial visit for medical forensic services. Makes correspondin...
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2022-06-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1097
ILHB0209PassCreates the Latex Glove Ban Act. Provides that, on and after January 1, 2023, a food service establishment may not permit employees to use latex gloves in the preparation and handling of food. Provides that, if latex gloves must be used in the prepar...
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2022-06-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1095
ILHB4126PassReinserts the provisions of the engrossed bill with the following changes. Specifies that the maximum scholarship amount set by a qualified school is subject to the limitations provided under existing law.
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2022-06-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1059
ILSB4006PassAmends the Autism Spectrum Disorders Reporting Act. Provides that, by no later than December 31 of each year, covering the State fiscal year immediately preceding that date, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall submit a report to th...
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2022-06-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1091
ILHB3205PassCreates the Fair Food and Retail Delivery Act. Prohibits a third-party delivery service from using the likeness, registered trademark, or intellectual property belonging to a merchant, and from taking or arranging for the pickup or delivery of an ord...
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2022-06-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1056
ILHB4430PassAmends the Pharmacy Practice Act. Provides that in accordance with a standing order by a physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches or the medical director of a county or local health department, a pharmacist may provide patients wit...
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2022-06-10
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1051
ILSB3120PassAmends the Child Bereavement Leave Act. Changes the name of the Act to the Family Bereavement Leave Act. Provides that all employees shall be entitled to use a maximum of 2 weeks (10 work days) of unpaid bereavement leave to be absent from work due t...
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2022-06-09
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1050
ILHB4818PassAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that the disposal by incineration of any perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substance, including, but not limited to, aqueous film forming foam, is prohibited. Provides the Illinois Environmental Prot...
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2022-06-08
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1048
ILSB3991PassAmends the State Treasurer Act. Makes changes concerning the Illinois Higher Education Savings Program. Provides that the State Treasurer may make supplementary deposits to children in financially insecure households if sufficient funds are available...
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2022-06-07
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1047
ILHB4093Engross
50%
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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2022-06-06
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2535PassAmends the Pharmacy Practice Act. In a provision regarding dispensing opioid antagonists, provides that notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, a licensed pharmacist shall (rather than may) dispense an opioid antagonist in accorda...
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2022-06-02
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1040
ILHB4408PassReinserts the provisions of the introduced bill but with the following change: Further amends the Illinois Insurance Code. In the provision prohibiting an individual or group policy of accident and health insurance that provides coverage for naloxone...
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2022-06-02
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1038
ILSB2565PassReinserts 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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2022-06-02
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1041
ILSB0302PassAmends 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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2022-05-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0985
ILSB3625PassAmends the Design-Build Procurement Act. Extends the repeal of the Act from July 1, 2022 to July 1, 2027. Effective immediately.
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2022-05-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1016
ILSB3626PassAmends the Solid Waste Site Operator Certification Law. Creates a Solid Waste Site Operator Certification. Removes provisions concerning Class "A" and Class "B" Solid Waste Site Operator Certification. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agenc...
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2022-05-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-1017
ILSB1486PassAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Provides that a front-line staff member is authorized to carry and use personal protection spray devices, as defined, for self-defense purposes while investigating a report of child abuse or neglect if the...
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2022-05-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0990
ILHB3296PassReinserts the provisions of the engrossed bill with the following changes. Specifies that by July 1, 2025, a school district that enrolls students in any of grades 9 through 12 shall either elect to implement College and Career Pathway Endorsements o...
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2022-05-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0917
ILHB3118PassAmends the Illinois Pesticide Act. Defines "barrier mosquitocide" and "barrier mosquitocide treatment". Prohibits the application of a barrier mosquitocide by a commercial applicator between October 15 an April 15 unless (1) the Department of Agricul...
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2022-05-27
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0916
ILHB3699PassAmends the Illinois Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention and Insurance Verification Act. Changes the short title of the Act to the Illinois Vehicle Hijacking and Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention and Insurance Verification Act. Specifies that it is the purpos...
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2022-05-26
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0904
ILHB2775PassAmends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Declares that it is the public policy of the State to prevent discrimination based on source of income in real estate transactions. Defines "source of income" as the lawful manner by which an individual supports ...
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2022-05-24
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0896
ILSB1975PassAmends the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law in the Property Tax Code. Provides that, for levy years 2022 and later, the taxing district's aggregate extension base is the greater of (A) the district's last preceding aggregate extension limit or (...
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2022-05-23
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0895
ILSB3490PassAmends the Illinois Act on the Aging. In provisions concerning the Council on Aging, provides that at least 7 citizen members shall represent underrepresented communities, including, but no limited to: one member who is a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or q...
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2022-05-16
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0885
ILSB0645PassAmends the Employee Sick Leave Act. Provides that the rights afforded under the Act serve as the minimum standard in a negotiated collective bargaining agreement.
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2022-05-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0817
ILSB3930PassAmends the Illinois Home Grown Business Opportunity Act. Provides for additional contents of the economic plan to assist businesses and municipalities located geographically close to bordering states as developed by the Department of Commerce and Eco...
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2022-05-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0868
ILHB4922PassAmends the Nurse Practice Act. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation may issue a certified registered nurse anesthetist license to an advanced practice registered nurse who does not have a graduate degree, applies for ...
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2022-05-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0786
ILSB4016PassAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Repeals the Naprapathic Practice Act on January 1, 2028 (instead of January 1, 2023). Amends the Naprapathic Practice Act. Defines "Board" and "email address of record". Provides that all applicants and licensees sha...
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2022-05-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0880
ILSB3819PassAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or a managed care plan amended, delivered, issued, or renewed on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act shall provide coverage ...
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2022-05-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0860
ILHB4388PassAmends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that, for license renewals occurring on or after January 1, 2023, Emergency Medical Services personnel must complete at least one one-...
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2022-05-13
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0772
ILHB0691Engross
50%
Amends the Petroleum Equipment Contractors Licensing Act. Provides that, if a corporation or business entity does not have evidence of current registration, such as a Secretary of State issued Certificate of Good Standing, the Office of the State Fir...
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSJR0051Intro
25%
Strives to protect and strengthen the Smoke Free Illinois Act. Urges the Illinois Department of Public Health to provide a data brief by 2023 on the impact of the Act since 2013 to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the Act's enactment.
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3775Intro
25%
Amends the Nurse Agency Licensing Act. Defines "covenant not to compete". Changes the definition of "Department" to the Department of Public Health (rather than the Department or Labor). Changes the definitions of "health care facility" and "nurse". ...
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3774Intro
25%
Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that the earned income tax credit shall be: (i) 20% of the federal tax credit for each taxable year beginning on or after January 1, 2023 and prior to January 1, 2024; (ii) 22% of the federal tax credit fo...
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2945Engross
50%
Creates the Statewide 9-8-8 Trust Fund Act. Establishes the Statewide 9-8-8 Trust Fund in the State treasury. Provides that moneys in the Fund shall be used by the Department of Human Services for the purposes of creating and maintaining a statewide ...
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB4847Engross
50%
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person is not accountable for the conduct of another if he or she was subjected to specific and credible coercion, compulsion, duress, or threats. Provides that no offense is excepted from the provisi...
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3125Engross
50%
Creates the Electric Vehicle Charging Act. Provides that the Act applies to new single-family homes and newly constructed or renovated multi-unit residential buildings that have parking spaces and are constructed or renovated after the effective date...
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2022-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3024PassAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that, in accordance with a confidentiality agreement entered into with the Department of Human Services, a medical director, or a public health administrator and their delegated analysts, of a c...
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2022-05-06
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0751
ILSB3893PassAmends the School Code. Provides that a substitute teacher may teach up to 120 (instead of 90) school days for any one licensed teacher under contract in the same school year. Effective immediately.
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2022-04-29
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0717
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