Illinois Representative Thomas Bennett [R]

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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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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
ILHR0729PassDesignates March of 2018 as "Fibromuscular Dysplasia Awareness Month" in the State of Illinois.
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2018-05-10
Resolution Adopted
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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2018-05-10
Motion Withdrawn Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
ILHJR0124IntroSets forth the amounts of general funds estimated by the Illinois Senate to be available during State fiscal year 2019.
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2018-05-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHR1055PassRecognizes Paul Ritter's important efforts to restore the population of the alligator snapping turtle back to healthy levels in Illinois.
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2018-05-09
Resolution Adopted
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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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0891IntroStates the belief that the Illinois Constitution should not be amended to permit a graduated income tax.
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2263IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1858IntroAmends the General Assembly Organization Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the deposit of books, bills, documents, and papers with the Secretary of State.
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2018-04-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHJRCA0047IntroProposes 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 totaling more than 1...
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2018-04-26
To House Rules Committee
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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2018-04-24
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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2018-04-23
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5866IntroAmends the Regulation of Public Pension Funds Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Requires the Public Pension Division of the Department of Insurance to make resources available to assist each municipality: (1) under the Downstate Police Article wi...
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2018-04-20
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1008IntroAmends the Election Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-04-20
To House Rules Committee
ILHJRCA0046IntroProposes to amend the Legislature Article of the Illinois Constitution. Changes the number of Representative Districts from 118 to 119. Provides that the boundaries of Legislative and Representative Districts may be separate. Replaces the current met...
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2018-04-20
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0994PassRecognizes the 10th anniversary of the creation of the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area.
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2018-04-19
Resolution Adopted
ILHR0995IntroExpresses support for independent redistricting reform and advocates for a non-partisan map-making process by the upcoming redistricting cycle.
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2018-04-19
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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2018-04-13
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4252IntroAmends the Township Code. In provisions restricting township funds from exceeding an amount equal to or greater than 2.5 times the annual average expenditure of the previous 3 fiscal years, excludes the township's general assistance fund from the res...
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2018-04-13
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4792IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that a regional water treatment facility shall be certified by providing to the Department of Revenue proof of a valid facility number issued by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Repeals a Section co...
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2018-04-13
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5803IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012 concerning the offenses of intimidation and aggravated intimidation. Provides that a person also commits intimidation when, with intent to cause another to perform or to omit the performance of any act, he or she comm...
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2018-04-13
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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2018-04-12
Tabled
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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2018-04-12
Tabled
ILHR0936PassCongratulates Samantha Hasselbring on being crowned the 2018 Miss Illinois County Fair Queen.
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2018-04-11
Resolution Adopted
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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2018-04-09
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5853IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Expands the applicability of the natural disaster credit from taxable years that begin prior to January 1, 2018 to taxable years that begin prior to January 1, 2019. Makes a conforming change.
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2018-04-09
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3458IntroCreates the Illinois Natural Areas Stewardship Act. Creates the Illinois Land Conservation and Stewardship Grant Program to make grants to conservation land trusts to steward lands identified in the Illinois Natural Area Inventory, lands designated a...
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2018-04-03
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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2018-04-03
To House Executive Committee
ILHR0731IntroUrges the Congress of the United States of America to enact permanent Daylight Saving Time.
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2018-04-03
To House Executive Committee
ILHR0766IntroOpposes any state taxes based on the number of miles driven.
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2018-04-03
To House Executive Committee
ILHB5830IntroAmends the Election Code. In provisions concerning voter registration, provides that an identification card issued by a unit of local government is not an acceptable form of identification. Effective immediately.
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2018-03-14
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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2018-03-08
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0809PassUrges 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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2018-03-08
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
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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2018-03-08
Tabled
ILHB4505IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Department of Corrections, through its Illinois Correctional Industries division, may operate or contract with the private sector for substantial involvement in a correctional industries enhan...
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2018-03-08
To House Rules Committee
ILHB5827IntroAmends 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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2018-03-01
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
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
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
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
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
ILHR0730PassCongratulates Lindsey Jensen on being selected as the 2018 Illinois Teacher of the Year.
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2018-01-30
Resolution Adopted
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
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