Illinois Representative Thomas Bennett [R] | Introduced

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ILHJR0069IntroCreates the Fair and Equitable Assessment of Property Task Force to study issues of assessment equity and fairness, and make recommendations that will ensure accountable and efficient delivery of uniform and transparent property valuations for proper...
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2017-12-15
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4082IntroAmends the Counties Code. Prohibits a home rule county from imposing a tax on sweetened beverages based on volume sold. Provides that any county ordinance adopted on or before the effective date of the amendatory Act that imposes such a tax is void. ...
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2017-12-15
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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2017-12-15
Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Charles Meier
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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2017-12-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4134IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides for the implementation of a sexual harassment training program to be completed by specified State officials and employees, and to be conducted by the appropriate State agency of those Stat...
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2017-11-07
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0627IntroStates the belief that the State of Illinois cannot afford to spend $100 million from taxpayer funds on a Barack Obama Presidential Library and Museum. Shows support for the efforts by many to locate a presidential library and museum to the State of ...
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2017-11-02
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4114IntroCreates the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act. Provides that neither the State nor any of its subdivisions may authorize the use of, appropriate, or expend funds to pay for an abortion or to cover any part of the costs of a health plan that includ...
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2017-10-27
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4108IntroAmends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971, the Illinois Public Aid Code, the Problem Pregnancy Health Services and Care Act, and the Illinois Abortion Law of 1975. Restores the provisions that were amended by Public Act 100-538 to the fo...
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2017-10-24
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0148IntroOpposes any new taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages.
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2017-10-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0008IntroUrges the Department of Juvenile Justice to amend administrative rules regarding Maximum Penalties for Youth.
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2017-09-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0031IntroDesignates March of 2017 as "Fibromuscular Dysplasia Awareness Month" in the State of Illinois.
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2017-09-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0145IntroStates opposition to legislative efforts to use State taxpayer funds to pay for abortions and to use taxpayer funds to pay for insurance costs for State employees to have abortions for any reason through all nine months of pregnancy.
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2017-09-28
To House Rules Committee
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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2017-09-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0139IntroCreates the Fair and Equitable Assessment of Property Task Force.
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2017-09-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4078IntroIf and only if Senate Bill 9 of the 100th General Assembly becomes law in the form in which it was amended by House Amendment No. 3, repeals the State Tax Lien Registration Act and the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act created by that bill. Repe...
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2017-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4069IntroProvides that the Act may be referred to as the Evidence-Based Funding for Student Success Act. Amends the Economic Development Area Tax Increment Allocation Act, State Finance Act, Property Tax Code, Illinois Pension Code, Innovation Development and...
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2017-07-18
To House Rules Committee
ILHB4027IntroAmends the Illinois Pension Code. In Articles 2, 14, 15, 16, and 17, requires active Tier 1 employees to elect either (i) to have automatic annual increases in retirement and survivor's annuities delayed and reduced or (ii) to maintain current benefi...
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2017-07-06
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) December 31, 2017
ILHB4070IntroMakes appropriations from non-general revenue funds as provided by law. With respect to Funds where no distributions are provided for by law, and from which distributions were made, in whole or part, during Fiscal Year 2015 through appropriations, pr...
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2017-06-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2996IntroAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Removes procurement expenditures made by the University of Illinois from the application of the Act and the University of Illinois from the definition of "State agency". Amends the State Property Control Act to r...
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2017-05-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0309IntroAmends 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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2017-05-30
Motion Tabled
ILHB0409IntroAmends 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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2017-05-30
Motion Tabled
ILHB2934IntroAmends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that nothing in the Act prohibits a licensee from carrying a firearm into an Interstate highway rest area.
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2017-05-30
Motion Tabled
ILHB3496IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. For offenses committed on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, provides that a prisoner who is serving a sentence for predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, aggravated kidnapping or aggrava...
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2017-05-30
Motion Tabled
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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2017-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3556IntroCreates the Transforming, Helping, and Reviving Illinois' Versatile Economy (THRIVE) Job Creation Tax Credit Act. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity shall award an income tax credit to taxpayers that meet certain criter...
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2017-05-25
To House Rules Committee
ILHR0360IntroUrges the House of Representatives to adopt a resolution that contains a revenue estimate for FY 2018 that will enable the legislature to devise a budget for the fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2017, that is congruent and does not exceed the forecas...
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0050IntroStates the estimated revenue that will be available for the FY 2018 budget based on an assessment by the Governor's Office of Management and Budget.
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0049IntroStates the estimated revenues available for the 2018 Fiscal Year budget based on an assessment by the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability.
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0051IntroUrges that the General Assembly adopt an FY 2018 revenue estimate that is inclusive of the figures provided by the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability and the Governor's Office of Management and Budget and outlines the funds that ...
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2017-05-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0308IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person who has been issued a currently valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card may transport in a vehicle an accessible rifle, shotgun, or other long gun without the weapon being broken down in a no...
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2017-05-12
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Reginald Phillips
ILHB0492IntroRepeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
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2017-05-12
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0717IntroAmends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that nothing in the provisions prohibiting the carrying of a concealed firearm in certain areas prevents a concealed carry licensee who is a county or State correctional officer, a judge of the Supreme...
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2017-05-12
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2031IntroAmends the Water Use Act of 1983. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title of the Act.
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2017-05-11
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2691IntroAmends the Public Utilities Act. Adds provisions to the Telecommunications Article concerning the transition of Large Electing Providers to Internet Protocol-based networks and service. Provides that beginning July 1, 2017, a Large Electing Provider ...
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2017-05-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHB3460IntroAmends the Illinois Highway Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning a county board's use of tax moneys.
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2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2319IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the organization of the Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice.
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2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2292IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2094IntroAmends the Unemployment Insurance Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers and duties of the Director of Employment Security.
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2017-04-28
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0009IntroRemoves Frank J. Mautino as Auditor General.
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2017-04-24
To House Rules Committee
ILHB1787IntroAmends the State Budget Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. For FY17, provides a continuing appropriation for each State agency to meet personnel expenditures for each payroll period during which appropriations for personnel expenditure...
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2017-04-11
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0310IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that if one or more committed persons in a Department of Corrections institution or facility injures or attempts to injure in a violent manner any employee, officer, guard, other peace officer or any o...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0306IntroCreates the Jobs Creation Finance Act. Provides that municipalities may designate job creation areas. Provides that businesses that undertake job creation projects in those designated areas are eligible for certain tax incentives. Provides that munic...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0391IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that no person committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice may be isolated for disciplinary reasons for more than 15 consecutive days (rather than 7 consecutive days) nor more than 30 days (rather ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0390IntroAmends 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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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0396IntroAmends 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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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0490IntroAmends 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 (TANF), and that subject to ...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0392IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that public indecency is a Class 4 felony if committed by a person 17 years or older who is within the secure grounds of a penal institution, youth center, correctional facility, or other facility used to de...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0389IntroAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Deletes a provision authorizing an action to be commenced in any county if all defendants are nonresidents of this State. Limits venue for actions against corporations, partnerships, and insurance companies. Provid...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0491IntroAmends 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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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2489IntroAmends the Illinois Estate and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Act. Provides that, for persons dying on or after January 1, 2018, the exclusion amount shall be the applicable exclusion amount calculated under Section 2010 of the Internal Revenue Cod...
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2017-03-31
To House Rules Committee
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