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ILSB2332IntroAmends the Prevention of Tobacco Use by Minors and Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products Act. Changes the name of the Act to the Prevention of Tobacco Use by Persons under 21 Years of Age and Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products Act. Raises ...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Chris Nybo
ILSB2273EnrollAmends the Election Code. Provides that the Electronic Registration Information Center shall provide the exclusive interstate voter registration program for the State. Provides that the State Board of Elections shall not share identification records ...
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2018-04-19
Passed Both Houses
ILSB2514EngrossAmends the Smoke Free Illinois Act. Changes references from "fine" to "civil penalty" throughout the Act and makes corresponding changes. Provides that law enforcement agencies (rather than local law enforcement agencies) shall enforce the provisions...
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2018-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2327EngrossAmends the Video Gaming Act. Provides that the Illinois Gaming Board must provide a licensed establishment, licensed truck stop establishment, licensed fraternal establishment, or licensed veterans establishment that violates the Act written notice o...
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2018-04-19
Third Reading - Passed; 047-003-000
ILSB2442IntroAmends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Department of Public Health shall require every provider of mammography services to, if a patient's mammogram demonstrates de...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Chris Nybo
ILSB0336IntroAmends the Party Line Emergency Act. Makes a technical change concerning the short title.
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2891EngrossAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a prosecution for vendor fraud, kickbacks, or managed health care fraud, in which the total amount of money involved is at least $5,000, may be commenced within 5 years of the last act committed in furt...
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2018-04-19
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
ILSB2433EngrossAmends the Currency Exchange Act. Defines "government assistance check", "government check", "payroll check", "printed", and "protected class". Provides additional considerations by the Secretary of Financial and Professional Regulation for determini...
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2018-04-19
Third Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
ILHB4377EngrossAmends the Child Passenger Protection Act. Provides that when any person is transporting a child in this State who is under the age of 2 years in a motor vehicle of the first division or motor vehicle of the second division weighing 9,000 pounds or l...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2572IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that an approved waiver from or modification to a physical education mandate may remain in effect for a period not to exceed 2 school years (rather than 5 school years like other mandate waivers) and may be renewed no...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3119IntroAmends the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that a person who participated as a chief of police in a fund under the Downstate Police Article and returns to work in any capacity with the police d...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
ILSB3102IntroAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that it is an unlawful practice to offer to consumers at retail a rebate made on a stored-value card that charges dormancy fees or other post-issuance fees. Defines terms.
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
ILSB3488IntroCreates the Anti-Registry Program Act. Provides that no agent or agency shall use any moneys, facilities, property, equipment, or personnel of the agency to participate in or provide support in any manner for the creation, publication, or maintenance...
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2018-04-19
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
ILSB2269IntroMakes appropriations to various agencies for prior year costs for personal services and State contributions to Social Security. Effective immediately .
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2018-04-18
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael E. Hastings
ILSB2854IntroAmends the Election Code. Except for provisions with references to a committeeman and committeewoman, changes references from "committeeman" to "committeeperson" and makes related changes throughout the Code. Changes references from "chairman" to "ch...
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2018-04-18
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 19, 2018
ILSB2844IntroAmends the School Code. Requires the State Board of Education to establish and maintain the Growing Future Educators Program to train high school graduates who at one time have been identified as English learners and who are enrolled in an approved e...
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2018-04-18
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
ILSB2884EngrossAmends the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that nothing in provisions concerning the election of employee and annuitant trustees shall preclude the Board of Trustees of the Illinois Municipal R...
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2018-04-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4637EngrossAmends the Local Land Resource Management Planning Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-18
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1657VetoCreates 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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2018-04-17
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
ILSB1906IntroAmends the Illinois Insurance Code, the Health Maintenance Organization Act, and the Voluntary Health Services Plans Act to require coverage for hearing instruments and related services for all individuals under the age of 18 when a hearing care prof...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1291IntroCreates the Lethal Violence Order of Protection Act. Provides that a petitioner may request an emergency lethal violence order of protection by filing an affidavit or verified pleading alleging that the respondent poses an immediate and present dange...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2453IntroAmends the Illinois Underground Utility Facilities Damage Prevention Act. Provides that, for purposes of the Act, the term "underground utility facilities" or "facilities" does not include underground storm sewers located within a right-of-way contro...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2476IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that any campaign, party, or other organization or individual that engages in a vote by mail operation in which voters are sent applications for vote by mail ballots shall also provide the voter with a postage-paid ...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2477IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that when a person who intends to be a write-in candidate for an uncontested office has not timely filed nomination papers but has filed a written statement or notice of his or her intent, no primary ballot shall be...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2650IntroAmends State Employee Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Requires the System to implement a defined contribution plan for employees of the Illinois State Board of Elections who are not covered by a collective bargaining agreement. Provides that th...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2821IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that an election jurisdiction may establish vote centers. Defines "vote center" as a polling place where a voter who resides in the county in which the vote center is located may vote without regard to which precinc...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2873IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that, if a veteran (i) was a member of the United States Armed Forces, (ii) is 70 years of age or older during the taxable year, and (iii) has a household income of less than $65,000, then property that is used ...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB2946IntroAmends the Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act of the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that when a redevelopment project area has been dissolved, completed, or terminated under the Act, property within that redevelopment project area may not ...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB3030IntroAmends the Cook County Forest Preserve Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Removes language providing how the Cook County Forest Preserve shall levy and collect a property tax levied to provide revenue for the fund under that Article. Amends the Co...
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2018-04-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3187IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2020 tax year, if a tax objection complaint has been filed, or when a petition filed with the Property Tax Appeal Board remains pending at the time the tax is due, the taxpayer may elect...
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2018-04-13
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
ILSB1451PassCreates the Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act. Provides for legislative intent for the Act and definitions. Provides that an authority (a unit of local government with control over rights-of-way) may not prohibit, regulate, or charge for the c...
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2018-04-12
Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0585
ILHB3223EngrossAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance must provide coverage for medically necessary preventative physical therapy for insureds diagnosed with multiple sclerosis without any tre...
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2018-04-12
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 17, 2018
ILSB2967IntroAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that it is an unlawful practice to advertise or offer free prizes, gifts, or incentives in connection with the sale of motor vehicles except under specified conditions. Prohibit...
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2018-04-12
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 17, 2018
ILSB3605IntroAppropriates $12,500,000 from the General Revenue Fund to the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority for grants to the Illinois YouthBuild Coalition. Effective July 1, 2018.
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2018-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2945IntroAmends the Downstate Firefighter Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning retirement pensions.
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2018-04-11
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 12, 2018
ILSB3452IntroAmends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Extends the authorization for advance deposit wagering to December 31, 2022 (rather than December 31, 2018). Effective immediately.
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2018-04-11
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 12, 2018
ILSB3166IntroAmends the Video Gaming Act. Provides that the Illinois Gaming Board may grant licenses to permit video gaming in a licensed veterans establishment within a municipality or unincorporated area of a county that has prohibited video gaming. Effective i...
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2018-04-11
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 13, 2018
ILSB3508IntroAmends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act and the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall establish reimbursement rates that build toward livable wages for front-line personnel i...
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2018-04-11
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 12, 2018
ILSB2593IntroAmends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that before a township may submit a proposition or referendum to abolish a road district under the Code, the township shall prepare, through an independent entity, a cost study demonstrating that the abolish...
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2018-04-04
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 10, 2018
ILSB0193EnrollAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance must provide coverage for medically necessary preventative physical therapy for insureds diagnosed with multiple sclerosis without any tre...
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2018-03-29
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
ILSB0576EngrossAmends the Non-Support Punishment Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the Act's short title.
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2018-03-21
To House Executive Committee
ILHB0768FailAmends the Charter Schools Law of the School Code. Removes provisions allowing the State Charter School Commission to reverse a school board's decision to deny, revoke, or not renew a charter; makes related changes. Provides that if a charter school ...
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2018-03-16
Total Veto Stands - No Positive Action Taken
ILSB2913IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires long-term care providers to submit all changes in resident status, including, but not limited to, death, discharge, changes in patient credit, third party liability, and Medicare coverage to the Departmen...
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2018-03-16
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
ILSB2838IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that, by January 1, 2019, the State Board of Education shall implement a program and adopt rules to allow school districts to supplement their substitute teacher recruitment for elementary and secondary schools with t...
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2018-03-14
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 10, 2018
ILSB2326IntroAmends the Video Gaming Act. Provides that the Illinois Gaming Board shall establish a policy and standards for compliance operations to investigate whether a licensed establishment, licensed fraternal establishment, licensed veterans establishment, ...
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2018-02-28
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 1, 2018
ILSB2651IntroAmends the Election Code. Provides that a judicial district committee for each judicial district and a judicial circuit committee for each judicial circuit, among other committees, are authorized and shall constitute the central or managing committee...
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2018-02-22
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading February 27, 2018
ILSB3419IntroAmends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3420IntroAmends the Video Gaming Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3421IntroAmends the Riverboat Gambling Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1624IntroAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
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