Illinois Representative Terra Costa Howard [D]

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ILHB2468IntroAmends the Consumer Installment Loan Act. Defines "title-secured loan". Provides that for title-secured loans entered into or renewed on or after the effective date of the Act: (i) a licensee shall not contract for or receive a charge exceeding 36% a...
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2020-07-24
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3851IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Reduces the trailer flat weight tax for maximum loads of 3,000 lbs. and less from $118 to $18, if and only if Senate Bill 1939 of the 101st General Assembly becomes law. Effective immediately.
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2020-07-22
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1459IntroAmends the Nurse Practice Act. Ratifies and approves the Nurse Licensure Compact, which allows for the issuance of multistate licenses that allow nurses to practice in their home state and other compact states. Provides that the Compact does not supe...
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2020-07-09
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4362IntroCreates the Wholesale Importation of Prescription Drugs Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to design an importation program where the State is the licensed wholesaler of imported drugs from licensed, regulated Canadian suppliers. Requires ...
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2020-06-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4477IntroAmends the Managed Care Reform and Patient Rights Act. Requires health insurance carriers that provide coverage for prescription drugs to ensure that, within service areas and levels of coverage specified by federal law, at least half of individual a...
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2020-06-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2815IntroAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that beginning no later than October 1, 2019, and for each State fiscal year thereafter, the monthly personal needs allowance required under Title XIX of the Social Secur...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3700IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan that provides coverage for prescription drugs shall provide coverage for prescription inhalants for those 18 years old or younger sufferi...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2900IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act if and only if Senate Bill 1 of the 101st General Assembly becomes law. Provides that a withholding tax credit for full-time equivalent employees created in Senate Bill 1 applies for reporting periods that begin on ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3624IntroCreates the Clean Jobs Workforce Hubs Act, the Expanding Clean Energy Entrepreneurship Act, the Community Energy and Climate Planning Act, and the Clean Energy Empowerment Zones Act to reduce emissions, promote renewable energy sources, improve energ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2191IntroAmends the Early Intervention Services System Act. Provides that, for State fiscal years 2020 through 2022, the Department of Human Services shall increase reimbursement rates for early intervention services and related services by 3% each State fisc...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0158IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that, from February 1, 2020 through January 31, 2021, the amount transferred from the General Revenue Fund to the Local Government Distributive Fund shall be: (i) 8.5% of the net revenue realized from the ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3402IntroAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that the privilege extended to members of the clergy shall not apply (i) when a member of the clergy is required to report child abuse or neglect pursuant to the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act, (...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3632IntroAmends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Provides that an "abused child" includes a child whose parent or immediate family member, among others, causes or permits a child to suffer unjustifiable or significant mental suffering. Amends the...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3706IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. In a Section concerning the angel investment credit, provides that: (1) the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity may charge an application fee of $500; (2) increases the maximum credit amount that may be...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1468IntroAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Provides that the Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission shall study and make recommendations to the General Assembly regarding the availability of youth services to reduce the use of detention and prevent d...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3432IntroAmends the School Code. Requires each school district to maintain an on-site trauma kit at each school of the district for bleeding emergencies. Provides that at least once every 2 years, a school board shall conduct in-service training for all schoo...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1858EngrossAmends the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that internal (also known as female) and male condoms, incontinence products, diapers, and baby wipes shall be taxed by the State at a rate of 1% (currently, 6.25%). Provides that the net revenue fro...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1379EngrossReinserts the provisions of Senate Amendment 1 with changes. Removes conforming changes concerning income and expense data, but retains the new Article concerning income-producing property. Provides that the term "income and expense data" include spe...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2208IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that the maximum reduction for the senior homestead exemption is $9,000 in counties with a population of more than 500,000 but not more than 1,000,000, $8,000 in counties with 3,000,000 or more inhabitants, and ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3914IntroAmends the Public Community College Act. With regard to the members of a board of trustees of a community college district, provides that if a vacancy in the board occurs, the secretary of the board must publish the vacancy through at least one publi...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3897IntroAmends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that a student whose 22nd birthday occurs during the school year is eligible for special education services through the end of the school year (rather than being eligible for ...
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2020-06-23
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ILHB3975IntroAmends the School Code. Prohibits a school district employee or volunteer or an independent contractor of a school district from placing a student in seclusion; defines seclusion. Provides that this prohibition does not apply to the use of seclusion ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3984IntroAppropriates certain amounts from the General Revenue Fund to the Department of Human Services for family and community services and related distributive purposes , including federal funds that are made available for grants and expenses associated wi...
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2020-06-23
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ILHB4131IntroAmends the General Assembly Compensation Act. Provides that beginning with the first payroll of the 102nd General Assembly, the compensation to be paid per year to members of the General Assembly, including additional sums payable per year to officer...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0203IntroCreates the No Representation Without Population Act. Provides that the Department of Corrections shall collect and maintain an electronic record of the legal residence, outside of any correctional facility, and other demographic data for each person...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0681IntroUrges Illinois to continue to be a leader in the protection of the privacy of its citizens by codifying the Illinois Constitution's fundamental right of privacy. Declares January 28, 2020 as "Data Privacy Day" in the State of Illinois.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4471IntroAmends the Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. Provides that a drug is misbranded if it contains gluten but does not provide a warning on its label stating that it contains gluten.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3983IntroCreates the Childhood Anaphylactic Policy Act. Requires the Department of Public Health, in consultation with the State Board of Education and the Department of Children and Family Services, to establish anaphylactic policies for school districts and...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4307IntroAmends the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that the court may appoint separate individuals or entities or co-guardians to act as the guardian of the person and the guardian of the estate of a person with a disability under certain circumstances. Provid...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4986IntroAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public schools, public universities, and public community colleges in Illinois. Provides that an employee of a school district, public university, or community college district who has been employed f...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5629IntroCreates the Certified Professional Midwives Practice Act. Provides for the licensure of midwives by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and for certain limitations on the activities of licensed midwives. Creates the Illinois Midwi...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4787IntroCreates the Pangolin Protection Act. Prohibits the possession, sale, trade, and distribution of pangolin products. Establishes an exemption for organizations engaged in pangolin research or conservation. Provides that a violation is a Class A misdeme...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5341IntroAmends the Payday Loan Reform Act. Provides that the finance charge for a payday loan shall not exceed an annual percentage rate of 39%.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5369IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Requires the passenger of a motorcycle to be capable of resting a foot on the footrest while the motorcycle is in motion.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0326IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that 30 days after the effective date of the bill, the Department of Transportation shall conduct a study evaluating automated traffic law enforcement systems. Provides that on or before December 31, 2019, t...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0323IntroAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Repeals a Section providing authority to use automated traffic law enforcement systems at intersections in which cameras are used to photograph or video record a motor vehicle's failure to stop and yield as required ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4099IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012 concerning human trafficking. Provides that a person commits sex trafficking when he or she with the intent to procure or sell another person for commercial sexual activity, a sexually-explicit performance, or the pro...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3940IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Changes the definition of "gambling device" to include any vending or other electronic machine or device, including, without limitation, a machine or device that awards credits and contains a circuit, meter, or switc...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4673IntroAmends the Child Care Act of 1969. Provides that the Department of Children and Family Services shall develop an appropriate licensing and monitoring system that recognizes the unique population and programming for youth served by the Comprehensive C...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4696IntroAmends the Medical Practice Act of 1987. Changes the name the Illinois State Medical Disciplinary Board to the Illinois State Medical Board, and changes the membership of the Board. Changes references to the Illinois State Medical Disciplinary Board ...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5007IntroAmends the Counties Code. Changes definitions of "population" to be the total number of inhabitants according to last preceding federal decennial census (rather than number of inhabitants or number of persons). Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Add...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5490IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code to require an individual or group policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan that is amended, delivered, issued, or renewed on or after January 1, 2021 to offer coverage for opioid addiction treatm...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4906IntroAmends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Requires (rather than gives discretion to the court) to appoint a special advocate upon the filing of a petition to declare a minor an abused, neglected, or dependent minor and to adjudge the minor a ward of the...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4987IntroAmends the Department of State Police Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall maintain a minimum number of Illinois State Police officers to ensure the safety of the force of Illinois State Poli...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4978IntroAmends the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that no petition for the appointment of a guardian of a minor shall be filed in which the primary purpose of the filing is to reduce the financial resources available to the minor in order to cause the minor t...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5268IntroAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Includes various fentanyl analogs in the list of Schedule I controlled substances.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4663IntroAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning instruction.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5572IntroAmends the School Code. Makes changes to provisions regarding youth suicide awareness and prevention. Sets forth some of the characteristics of students at an increased risk of suicide. Effective immediately.
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4888IntroCreates the Pharmaceutical Recovery Act. Requires covered manufacturers to, no later than July 1, 2021 or 6 months after becoming a covered manufacturer, whichever is later, participate in an approved drug take-back program or have established and im...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4884IntroAmends the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act. Provides that no later than January 1, 2021, the Department of Public Health shall adopt rules under the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act to require remote moni...
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2020-06-23
To House Rules Committee
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