Illinois Representative Mike Fortner [R]

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ILHB2756IntroAmends the Counties Code. Changes the application of provisions concerning allowing management and mitigation of the effects of urbanization on stormwater drainage in metropolitan counties located in the area served by the Northeastern Illinois Plann...
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2017-04-26
To House Counties & Townships Committee
ILHB2534EngrossAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Requires that to be illegal a drug analog must not be approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration or, if approved, it is not dispensed or possessed in accordance with State and federal law...
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2017-04-26
To Senate Criminal Law 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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2017-04-26
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB3852IntroAmends the Sexual Assault Survivors Emergency Treatment Act. Defines "eligible health care facility" as a hospital, emergency department, or outpatient clinic that delivers health care, including, but not limited to, care for a sexual assault survivo...
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2017-04-26
To House Health Care Licenses 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...
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2017-04-26
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
ILHR0267IntroDeclares Southern Illinois as the "Eclipse Crossroads of America" and August 21, 2017 as "Great American Eclipse Day 2017".
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2017-04-26
[Hearing: Apr 26 @ 9:00 am]
Placed on Calendar Order of Resolutions
ILHR0234IntroUrges the creation of an environmental justice agenda.
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2017-04-26
[Hearing: Apr 26 @ 9:00 am]
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0623EngrossAmends the State Comptroller Act. Requires the Comptroller to make a listing of State employee salaries, in both the annual report and the online ledger, in which the total amount paid to a State employee during the past calendar year is listed as ro...
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2017-04-25
To Senate State Government Committee
ILHB0743EngrossAmends the Fire Protection District Act. Provides that a board of trustees of a fire protection district may levy a special tax, by referendum, for the purpose of providing funds to pay for the costs of emergency and rescue crews and equipment at a r...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Revenue Committee
ILHB0373EngrossAmends the Illinois Local Library Act. Provides that a library board of trustees' statement of financial requirements necessary for the next year and any amount the library board believes will be necessary to levy taxes for the library's next fiscal ...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Local Government Committee
ILHB3049IntroAmends the Hotel Operators' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that a corporate entity that occupies a room shall not be considered a "permanent resident" unless the same person or persons occupying the room have exclusive use of the room for at least 90 c...
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2017-04-25
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB3048EngrossAmends the Illinois Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Act. Abolishes the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Task Group and makes corresponding changes including removing provisions concerning the adoption of criteria for selection of a site for a regio...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Environment and Conservation Committee
ILHB3396EngrossAmends the Illinois Joint Municipal Electric Power Act of the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that "eligible utilities" under the Act includes an electric cooperative which is an independent system operator within the electrical power system, a reg...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee
ILHB3826EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that a subdivider who has been assessed and paid impact fees on real estate in a municipality may not be assessed or charged real estate transfer taxes or fees on that same real estate. Limits home rule po...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0305EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that the requirement that a police applicant possess an associate's degree may also be waived if the applicant has successfully received credit for a minimum of 60 credit hours toward a bachelor's degree f...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Local Government Committee
ILHB0791EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a unit of local government, including a home rule unit, may not enact an ordinance prohibiting the use of autonomous vehicles on its roadways. Limits the concurrent exercise of home rule powers. Defines...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Executive Committee
ILHB0736EngrossAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Human Services to establish a small business grant program for public aid recipients who are interested in developing a new start-up business. Requires grant applicants to submit an init...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Commerce and Economic Development Committee
ILHB0685EngrossAmends the Counties Code and Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that counties and municipalities may not classify milkweed as a noxious or exotic weed. Limits home rule powers.
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2017-04-25
To Senate Environment and Conservation Committee
ILHB2407EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that, for the purposes of annexation of contiguous territory, territory shall be considered contiguous to a municipality notwithstanding that the territory is separated from the municipality by a lake, riv...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Local Government Committee
ILHB3240EngrossAmends the Permanent Noise Monitoring Act. Provides that on or before June 30, 2018 each airport shall upgrade its permanent noise monitoring system to be capable of producing the data necessary to meet the requirements of Public Act 99-202. Provides...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Transportation Committee
ILHB3248EngrossAmends the Department of Transportation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois and the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, with the assistance of the Department of Transportation, to conduct ...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Transportation Committee
ILHB2831IntroCreates the Property Assessed Clean Energy Act. Provides that a local unit of government may establish a property assessed clean energy program. Provides that, to finance or refinance one or more energy projects on the property covered by the program...
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2017-04-25
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
ILHB0234IntroAmends the Nurse Practice Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning a licensed practical nurse's scope of practice.
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2017-04-25
To House Rules Committee
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...
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2017-04-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0821EngrossAmends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act, the Prepaid Wireless 9-1-1 Surcharge Act, the Public Utilities Act, and the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that certain tax re...
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2017-04-25
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB1454IntroAmends the Environmental Protection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning noise.
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2017-04-25
[Hearing: Apr 26 @ 9:00 am]
To House Environment Committee
ILHB3131EngrossAmends the Department of Human Services Act. Requires the Department of Human Services to collect and publicly report statistical data on the racial and ethnic demographics of program participants for each program administered by the Department. Prov...
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2017-04-21
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3737EngrossCreates the Government Cybersecurity Review Act. Creates the Division of Cybersecurity Inspection within the Department of Innovation and Technology. Provides that the Division shall review all websites operated by State agencies to determine whether...
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2017-04-21
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB2972IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act and the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that all or a portion of the income tax credit awarded for the restoration and preservation of a qualified historic structure located in a River Edge Redevelopment Zone may ...
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2017-04-07
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 ...
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2017-04-06
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
ILHB3851IntroAmends the Township Code. Provides that the corporate authorities of a home rule municipality may, by resolution, provide that the municipality is organized as a coterminous city (currently, only a county board may organize territory into a cotermino...
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2017-04-05
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
ILHB0286IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that, notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, whenever an election authority is required to publish or post information to the public, the election authority may satisfy that requirement by publi...
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2017-04-04
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0285IntroAmends the Election Code. Creates an open-primary system. Provides that primary ballots shall list each candidate for office, regardless of party affiliation, participating in the primary election. Provides that the 2 candidates in any primary that r...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0464IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Authorizes a credit to individual taxpayers who are residents of Illinois for expenditures made by the taxpayer during the taxable year for qualified college tuition expenses paid for the taxpayer or a dependent of...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0626IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that the Office of the Secretary of State and the State Board of Elections shall jointly establish an automatic voter registration program. Provides that designated automatic voter registration agencies may agree to...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
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...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2904IntroAmends the Illinois Pension Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning definitions.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2916IntroAmends the Drycleaner Environmental Response Trust Fund Act. Makes a technical change in the Section creating the Fund.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3046IntroAmends the Election Code. Changes the frequency of certain reports from semi-annual or annual to quarterly. Makes changes to the definitions of certain election cycles. Removes certain limitations on campaign contributions for political party committ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2917IntroCreates the Local Government Voting Rights Act. Provides that neither an at-large method of election nor a district-based method of election may be imposed or applied in a manner that impairs the ability of a protected group or class to elect candida...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2905IntroAmends the Illinois Pension Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning definitions.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2915IntroAmends the Electronic Products Recycling and Reuse Act. In a definition of "tablet computer", provides that human interface with a tablet computer is achieved through a touch-screen and video display screen greater than 4 (instead of 6) inches in siz...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2903IntroCreates the Pension Buyout Act. Authorizes the Department of Central Management Services to enter into contracts with approved vendors to provide pension buyout payments to eligible persons in the State Universities and Downstate Teachers Articles. R...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2902IntroCreates the Pension Buyout Act. Authorizes the Department of Central Management Services to enter into contracts with approved vendors to provide pension buyout payments to eligible retirees in the State Universities and Downstate Teachers Articles. ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3047IntroAmends the Election Code. Changes the length of time that a treasurer of a political committee must keep certain records from 2 years to 6. Provides that a candidate political committee established to elect a candidate to the General Assembly may acc...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1816IntroCreates the Revenue Estimate Act. Provides that the General Assembly shall not enact any bill to appropriate funds within any fiscal year prior to its adoption of a joint resolution reflecting the estimate of funds available for that fiscal year as r...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1815IntroAmends the General Assembly Operations Act. Provides that on and after the effective date of this amendatory Act, the General Assembly shall, by joint resolution, establish a revenue estimate for the following State fiscal year by April 30th of each ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2691IntroAmends the Public Utilities Act. Adds provisions to the Telecommunications Article concerning the transition of Large Electing Providers to Internet Protocol-based networks and service. Provides that beginning July 1, 2017, a Large Electing Provider ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3134IntroAmends the Radiation Protection Act of 1990. Abolishes the Radiologic Technologist Accreditation Advisory Board.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3323IntroAmends the Open Meetings Act. Requires a unit of local government or school district with an operating budget of $1 million or more to maintain an Internet website and post to that website, for the current calendar or fiscal year, the following infor...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
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