Illinois Representative Sonya Harper [D]

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ILHB2802IntroCreates the Transportation Benefits Program Act. Requires all covered employers to offer at least one transportation benefit program. Provides that the employer may choose between providing a program consistent with federal law that allows employees ...
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2017-04-06
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm]
To House Mass Transit Committee
ILHB3455EngrossAmends the Department of Natural Resources Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides in the Department of Natural Resource's Adopt-A-Park program that volunteers may assist with vegetation management, providing building and facility ...
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2017-04-06
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHJR0032IntroMakes application to Congress under the provisions of Article V of the Constitution of the United States for the calling of a convention of the states limited to proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States that impose fiscal restrai...
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2017-04-06
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Nick Sauer
ILHB0698IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Creates the Prisoner Entrepreneur Education Program Law. Provides that the Prisoner Entrepreneur Education Program shall be established as a 5-year pilot project to be instituted within the Department of Correc...
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2017-04-06
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1274IntroAmends the Savings and Loan Share and Account Act. Makes a technical change to a Section relating to joint ownership of accounts.
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2017-04-06
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
ILHB0183IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-04-06
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
ILHB3718EngrossAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Revises and consolidates provisions regarding obtaining and issuing orders of protection, protective orders, and no contact orders. Repeals various provisions in the domestic violence order of protection...
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2017-04-06
To Senate Assignments 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...
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2017-04-06
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
ILHB0690IntroAmends the Day and Temporary Labor Services Act. Requires a day and temporary labor service agency (agency) to notify a day or temporary laborer (laborer) in writing of the schedule and length of multi-day assignments. Requires an agency to keep reco...
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2017-04-05
House Committee Amendment No. 2 Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
ILHR0128IntroDeclares August 4, 2017 and August 4, 2018 as "President Barack Obama Day" in the State of Illinois.
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2017-04-05
Placed on Calendar Order of Resolutions
ILHR0115IntroCondemns President Donald J. Trump's executive order barring refugees from the United States and calls on him to uphold and protect the values of all of the people of this great nation, which was founded by immigrants on principles that include relig...
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2017-04-05
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
ILHB3167IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Human Services to conduct and regularly update a study on the early childhood workforce at least once every 3 years. Provides that the study shall: (i) describe the professional developm...
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2017-04-05
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
ILHB0259IntroCreates the Isolated Confinement Restriction Act. Restricts the use of isolated confinement in correctional facilities in the State. Provides that a committed person shall not be placed in isolated confinement unless there is reasonable cause to beli...
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2017-04-05
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
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...
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2017-04-05
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
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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2017-04-05
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1785IntroAmends the Vital Records Act. Defines "intersex condition", "licensed health care professional", and "licensed mental health professional". Changes provisions concerning the issuance of new birth certificates for individuals that have undergone gende...
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2017-04-05
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
ILHB3419IntroAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Provides that an expatriate corporation shall be considered a non-resident bidder for purposes of the Code. Provides that no business or member of a unitary business group shall submit a bid for or enter into a c...
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2017-04-05
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
ILHB2993EngrossAmends the Department of Public Health Act and the School Code. Provides that school districts may serve students produce grown and harvested by students in school-owned or community gardens if the produce meets requirements adopted by rule by the De...
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2017-04-04
Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading April 5, 2017
ILHB3060EngrossAmends the Vital Records Act. Provides that specified fees for birth record searches or certified copies of birth records shall be waived for all requests made by a homeless person whose status is verified by specified human services, legal services,...
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2017-04-04
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3869EngrossAmends the School Code. Requires in-service training for school personnel to include training on civil rights and in cultural diversity, including racial and ethnic sensitivity and implicit racial bias. Effective July 1, 2017.
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2017-04-04
To Senate Assignments 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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2017-04-04
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB1253IntroAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the members of the State Board of Education.
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2017-04-04
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
ILHB3914EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that in addition to suspension of driving privileges, a person convicted of failing to stop his or her vehicle before meeting or overtaking a school bus stopped on a highway, roadway, private road, parking l...
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2017-04-04
Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading April 5, 2017
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...
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2017-04-03
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3436IntroAmends the Chicago School District Article of the School Code. With respect to a parent or community resident's eligibility to serve on the local school council of an attendance center, allows a parent or community resident who is employed by the Chi...
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2017-04-03
State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer
ILHB2370IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law or administrative rule to the contrary, beginning in fiscal year 2018, the specified threshold for working families must be no less than 185% of the then-cu...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2632IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides a credit for the head of a single parent household that operates a business from his or her residential property for each dependent under the age of 18 living in that household. Defines terms. Effective im...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2609IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Creates a resident low-income assessment freeze homestead exemption. Provides that the maximum income limitation is $75,000 for applicants who have occupied the residence in a low-income area 5 years or more. Indexes the...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2592IntroCreates the Farmers' Market Act. Provides that the Department of Public Health shall develop a permit system for farmers' markets in accordance with the laws and rules of the State that are applicable to farmers' markets. Provides that each local hea...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2649IntroAmends the State Finance Act. Creates the Safety-Net Hospital Service Loan Forgiveness Program Fund. Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to establish the Safety-Net Hospital Service Loan Forg...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3155IntroAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the members of the State Board of Education.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3154IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that local authorities, with respect to highways under their jurisdiction, may limit the operation of trucks or other commercial vehicles in areas with poor air quality. Defines "poor air quality".
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3107IntroAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that the City of Chicago shall waive all permit, registration, licensing, or operating fees for any vehicles that are specifically designed, constructed, modified and equipped, or used for the retail sale ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3158IntroAmends the Public Utilities Act. Requires public water utilities operating in this State to file annually to the Illinois commerce Commission a report analyzing the risk and vulnerability of the State's water supply to cyber attack. Specifies the inf...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3156IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. In a Section concerning the credit for wages paid to ex-felons, provides that, if the taxpayer is a business located in a census tract with a high rate of unemployment and violent crime, then (i) the amount of the ...
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2017-03-31
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...
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2017-03-31
[Hearing: Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm]
Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 28, 2017
ILHB3159IntroAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Increases the minimum wage to $15 per hour on October 1, 2017. Effective immediately.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3237IntroCreates the Conviction History Reporting Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3236IntroAmends the Agricultural Areas Conservation and Protection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0320IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a period of probation, a term of periodic imprisonment, or conditional discharge may not be imposed if the defendant is convicted of a Class 3 felony or higher violation of an offense involving th...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3808IntroAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that it is an unlawful practice for a merchant to impose a surcharge, transaction charge, or other additional fee upon a transaction involving the use of a credit card when the ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3776IntroAmends the School Code. Requires school districts to develop and adopt a trauma response protocol by the 2018-2019 school year. Requires the trauma response protocol to include long-term responses to a traumatic incident, long-term care and counselin...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3719IntroAmends the Public Officer Prohibited Activities Act. Defines "auditing official", "employee", "improper governmental action", and "retaliation". Provides that it is prohibited for a unit of local government, any agent or representative of a unit of l...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3809IntroAmends the Display of Tobacco Products Act. Provides that all tobacco and alternative nicotine products (rather than single packs of cigarettes and alternative nicotine products) must be sold from behind the counter or in an age restricted area or in...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3810IntroAmends the School Code. Requires school boards to develop a trauma response protocol that shall be implemented in response to a traumatic event at a school, including, but not limited to, a shooting at the school. Sets forth various requirements for ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3885IntroCreates the Conviction History Reporting Act. Prohibits a consumer reporting agency from reporting in a criminal history report (1) criminal history information that antedates the report by more than 5 years and (2) criminal history record informatio...
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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
ILHB0721IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law or administrative rule to the contrary, beginning in fiscal year 2018, the specified threshold for working families must be no less than 185% of the then-cu...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0274IntroAmends the Pharmacy Practice Act. Provides that "practice of pharmacy" includes the prescribing and dispensing of hormonal contraceptive patches and self-administered oral hormonal contraceptives. Defines "hormonal contraceptive patch" as a transderm...
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2017-03-31
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
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