Illinois Representative Thomas Bennett [R]

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ILHB0816IntroAmends the Sex Offender Registration Act. Provides for registration under the Act of a person convicted of a battery when the court: (1) finds that the battery was sexually motivated as defined in the Sex Offender Management Board Act; and (2) in its...
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2018-02-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0066EngrossCreates the Illinois Route 66 Centennial Commission Act. Sets forth the appointment of the members, duties, and meeting requirements of the Commission. Provides that the Commission shall plan and sponsor Route 66 centennial events, programs, and acti...
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2018-02-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 22, 2018
ILHJR0104IntroDesignates the section of Interstate 57 from I-74 South to exit 232 as the "Congressman Tim Johnson Highway."
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2018-02-21
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0809IntroUrges all first responders, law enforcement, and public health officials to be educated about the dangers of exposure to Fentanyl or its analogues.
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2018-02-21
To House Fire & Emergency Services Committee
ILHB4147IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person also commits aggravated battery when, in committing a battery, other than by the discharge of a firearm, he or she knowingly causes great bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement to...
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2018-02-20
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4586IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person also commits aggravated battery when, in committing a battery, other than by the discharge of a firearm, he or she knowingly causes great bodily harm or permanent disability or disfigurement to...
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2018-02-20
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5556IntroAmends the School Code. With respect to the requirement that a student teacher authorize a fingerprint-based criminal history records check prior to the commencement of any student teaching experience or required internship, provides for the authoriz...
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2018-02-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5627IntroAmends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Makes changes to provisions concerning the licensure powers of the State Board of Education, the State Educator Preparation and Licensure Board (including adding 2 members), types of licenses ...
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2018-02-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4939IntroAmends the Downstate Firefighter Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that a firefighter receiving a disability pension for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) shall not be required to undergo a medical examination to verify continuance o...
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2018-02-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4942IntroAmends the Wildlife Code. Provides that persons licensed to possess a concealed firearm under the Firearm Concealed Carry Act and current or retired police officers authorized by law to possess a concealed firearm shall be exempt from provisions of t...
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2018-02-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4941IntroAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides for a veteran's and educational preference for appointments to offices, positions, and places of employment in the police department of non-home rule municipalities that do not have a civil service commiss...
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2018-02-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4940IntroAmends the Downstate Police and Downstate Firefighter Articles of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that, subject to appropriation, beginning with fiscal year 2019, a municipality that has a fund created after July 1, 2012 may apply to the Departme...
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2018-02-14
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4187IntroAmends the Workers' Compensation Act. Defines the terms "accident" and "injury". Provides that "injury" includes the aggravation of a pre-existing condition by an accident arising out of and in the course of the employment, but only for so long as th...
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2018-02-14
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1286EngrossAmends the Domestic Captive Insurance Companies Article of the Illinois Insurance Code. Makes changes to provisions concerning definitions. Prohibits captive insurance companies from issuing certain types of insurance. Provides that the Department of...
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2018-02-14
To House Executive Committee
ILHB4726IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that restitution shall be paid to the victim before any court or law imposed cost, fine, fee, assessment, or other payment by the defendant is paid. Deletes language providing that the court may requir...
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2018-02-13
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4687IntroAmends the Guardians for Adults With Disabilities Article of the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that an adult child, spouse, adult grandchild, parent, adult sibling, or other interested person (instead of an adult child) may petition for visitation pr...
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2018-02-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4686IntroAmends the Guardians For Adults With Disabilities Article of the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that the court shall not appoint as guardian an employee of an agency that is directly providing residential services to the ward.
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2018-02-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHJRCA0036IntroProposes to amend the Legislature and Executive Articles of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that a person may not be elected to the office of State Senator or State Representative, or a combination of those offices, for terms totalling more than ...
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2018-02-06
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4492IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012, the Unified Code of Corrections, and the County Jail Act. Permits currently employed and qualified retired State correctional officers and county correctional officers to carry their own firearms off-duty without bei...
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2018-02-06
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4194IntroAmends the General Assembly Operations Act. Provides that no person may serve more than 10 consecutive years in any of the following leadership roles: Speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the Senate, Minority Leader of the House of R...
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2018-02-05
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4185IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012 and the Unified Code of Corrections. Permits a currently employed or retired State correctional officer to carry his or her own firearm off-duty without being in violation of the unlawful use of weapons statute or agg...
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2018-02-05
To House Judiciary - Criminal Committee
ILHB4250IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that on and after January 1, 2019, electronic benefits transfer ("LINK") cards used to obtain Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits or cash shall contain the name and photo of the primary car...
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2018-02-02
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4313IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012 and the Unified Code of Corrections. Permits currently employed and retired State correctional officers to carry their own firearms off duty without being in violation of the unlawful use of weapons and aggravated unl...
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2018-02-02
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0766IntroOpposes any state taxes based on the number of miles driven.
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2018-02-02
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4251IntroAmends the Animal Control Act. Provides that excess funds for the registration and microchipping of dogs and cats placed in the county animal population control fund may be transferred to the county treasury by a majority vote of the county board.
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2018-01-31
Tabled
ILHB0754IntroAmends Public Acts 98-679, 98-680, and 98-681. Adds supplemental appropriations to various agencies for personal services and State contributions to Social Security. Effective immediately .
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0091IntroRecognizes President Ronald Reagan and requests that a statue be placed in the Illinois State Capitol Building or on the surrounding grounds in his honor.
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0731IntroUrges the Congress of the United States of America to enact permanent Daylight Saving Time.
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0730PassCongratulates Lindsey Jensen on being selected as the 2018 Illinois Teacher of the Year.
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2018-01-30
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0729IntroDesignates March of 2018 as "Fibromuscular Dysplasia Awareness Month" in the State of Illinois.
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0728PassCongratulates the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School varsity football team, the Falcons, on winning the 2017 Illinois High School Association Class 2A State Football Championship.
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2018-01-30
Resolution Adopted
ILHB4388IntroAmends the Administration Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall require a drug test to screen each individual who applies for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, and that subject to federal...
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4396IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Director of Juvenile Justice and the Director of Corrections shall make quarterly reports to the Governor and the General Assembly concerning each incident of assault by a committed person tow...
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4385IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that if the defendant was in the custody of the Department of Corrections at the time of the commission of the offense, each sentence for an offense committed while the defendant was in custody of the ...
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4389IntroAmends the Workers' Compensation Act. Creates the Workers' Compensation Transparency Task Force. Provides that the Task Force shall collect and review information and data on the effects of the changes in workers' compensation law enacted by the Gene...
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4387IntroCreates the Authorized Electronic Monitoring in Community-Integrated Living Arrangements and Developmental Disability Facilities Act. Provides that under certain conditions, a resident of a living arrangement certified under the Community-Integrated ...
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4386IntroAmends the Administration Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that subject to federal approval, on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the LINK card issued by the Department of Human Services for the purpose of enabling c...
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2018-01-30
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4314IntroRepeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
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2018-01-26
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4192IntroAmends the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act. Provides that the Department of Human Services may conduct unannounced or announced site visits. Requires the Department to establish, by rule, procedures and criter...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4198IntroAmends the Illinois Estate and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Act. Provides that, for persons dying on or after January 1, 2019, the exclusion amount shall be the applicable exclusion amount calculated under Section 2010 of the Internal Revenue Cod...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4201IntroAmends the Election Code. Requires Voters Identification Cards for those who do not have an acceptable photo ID. Sets forth requirements and exemptions. Provides that any person desiring to vote shall present to the judges of election for verificatio...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4196IntroAmends the School Code with respect to a provision concerning third party non-instructional services. Provides that, notwithstanding any other law of this State, nothing in the Code prevents a board of education from entering into a contract with a t...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4200IntroAmends the Sex Offender Registration Act. Provides that a registered sex offender who loses his or her employment must report in person to the law enforcement agency with whom he or she last registered his or her loss of employment within 3 days of t...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJRCA0035IntroProposes to amend the Legislature and Finance Articles of the Illinois Constitution. Amends the Finance Article to provide that if a balanced budget has not been passed by June 30th of each year, the offices of Speaker of the House of Representatives...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4195IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that endangering the life or health of a child that is a proximate cause of bodily harm to the child is a Class 4 felony (rather than a Class A misdemeanor).
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4202IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Provides that, for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2019, the rate of tax shall be 5% for corporations (currently, 7%). Makes conforming changes concerning distributions to the Local Government Distri...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4197IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates a credit in an amount equal to 10% of the stipend or salary paid by the taxpayer to up to (i) 5 qualified college interns or (ii) 5 qualified high school interns during the taxable year. Provides that no ta...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4207IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that any member of the General Assembly who takes office on or after the second Wednesday of January 2019 shall not, within a 2-year period immediately following termination of the member'...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4199IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Includes in the definition of "item of contraband", a recording device and broadcast equipment. Defines "recording device" and "broadcast equipment". Provides that possessing contraband that is a recording device, br...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4206IntroAmends the Educator Licensure Article of the School Code. Allows for the issuance of a Professional Educator License endorsed in a teaching field or school support personnel area to an applicant who has not been entitled by an Illinois-approved educa...
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2018-01-16
To House Rules Committee
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