Illinois Senator Thomas Cullerton [D]

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ILHB4095EngrossAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that a consumer reporting agency may not impose a charge on a consumer for placing a freeze, removing a freeze, or temporarily lifting a freeze. Makes corresponding changes. Eff...
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2018-02-22
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
ILSB2280IntroAmends the Animal Welfare Act. Provides restrictions on the retail sale of cats, dogs, and rabbits by pet shop operators in Will County and DuPage County. Provides that pet shop operators may offer a dog, cat, or rabbit for sale only if the pet shop ...
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2018-02-22
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
ILSB2544IntroAmends the Local Government Reduction and Efficiency Division of the Counties Code. Provides that the findings on an audit of a unit that has been proposed to be dissolved shall be reported within 30 days, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, (ra...
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2018-02-22
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
ILSB2543IntroAmends the Mosquito Abatement District Act. Provides that upon a majority vote of the board of trustees of a mosquito abatement district in favor of a proposition to annex or consolidate with another mosquito abatement district, a municipality, or a ...
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2018-02-22
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
ILSB3301IntroAmends the Department of Veterans' Affairs Act. Requires that, if an Illinois Veterans Home administrator or a member of the administrative staff is notified that, within one month or less, 2 or more persons residing within the Veterans Home are diag...
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2018-02-22
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR1413IntroStates the opinion of the Illinois Senate that the proposed educational pension cost shift from the State of Illinois to local school districts, community colleges, and institutions of higher education is financially wrong.
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2018-02-22
To Senate Education Committee
ILSB2439IntroAmends various acts to remove provisions allowing or requiring licensing authorities to revoke professional licenses for defaulting on an educational loan provided by or guaranteed by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. Effective immediately.
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2018-02-22
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
ILSB2461IntroAmends the Children and Family Services Act. Provides that no later than July 1, 2019, the Department of Children and Family Services shall enter into contracts with public or private agencies or shall complete development for specialized placements ...
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2018-02-22
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading February 27, 2018
ILHB3248EngrossAmends the Department of Transportation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois and the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, with the assistance of the Department of Transportation, to conduct ...
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2018-02-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILHB1023EngrossAmends the Governor's Office of New Americans Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-21
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Postponed - State Government
ILSB2278EngrossAmends the Missing Persons Identification Act. Provides that the definition of "high-risk missing person" includes a person who is a veteran or active duty member of the United States Armed Forces, the National Guard, or any reserve component of the ...
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2018-02-21
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
ILSB2483IntroAmends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that not less than 75% of the amounts collected by a municipality within DuPage County pursuant to the municipal hotel operators' occupation tax and municipal hotel use tax shall be used to promote tourism...
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2018-02-21
Postponed - Revenue
ILHB1252EngrossAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the School Code's construction.
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2018-02-21
Postponed - Education
ILSB2427IntroAmends the School Code. Requires a school district to allow a student to possess and use a topical sunscreen product while on school property or at a school-related event or activity, regardless of the student possessing a note or prescription from a...
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2018-02-21
To Subcommittee on Special Issues (ED)
ILSB2629IntroAmends the Open Meetings Act. Provides that an elected or appointed member of the board of trustees of a fire protection district may satisfy the training requirements of the Act by participating in a course of training sponsored or conducted by an o...
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2018-02-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 22, 2018
ILSB0667EngrossAmends the General Obligation Bond Act. Provides that the unused portion of federal funds received for or as reimbursement for a capital facilities project (currently, the unused portion of federal funds received for a capital facilities project) sha...
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2018-02-21
To House Executive Committee
ILSB2845IntroAmends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities and community colleges in Illinois. With respect to employment contracts entered into with the president or all chancellors of a public university or an employee of a community col...
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2018-02-21
To Senate Higher Education Committee
ILSB2953IntroAmends the Automotive Repair Act. Requires an automotive repair facility to post charges for labor, storage, parts, and diagnosis.
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2018-02-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILSB3008IntroAmends the Court of Claims Act. Increases the maximum amount of certain claims sounding in tort filed on or after July 1, 2015. Provides that the signature of one judge is binding if a decision is entered in a lapsed appropriation claim in which a mo...
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2018-02-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILSB2537IntroAmends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Deletes language providing that "employee" does not include members of the immediate personal staffs of elected public officials.
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2018-02-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ILSB2431IntroAmends the Property Tax Code. Provides that a taxpayer who has been granted a homestead exemption for veterans with disabilities need not reapply if he or she has been found by the Department of Veterans' Affairs to be permanently and totally disable...
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2018-02-21
Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 22, 2018
ILSB2330EngrossAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that the publication requirement in a petition for change of name shall be waived if: (i) the petitioner is 18 years of age or older; (ii) concurrent with the petition, the petitioner files with the court ...
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2018-02-21
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
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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2018-02-21
Postponed - Government Reform
ILSB2540IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that during the period beginning September 1 of the year of a general election and ending the day after the general election, the proper name or image of any executive branch constitutiona...
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2018-02-21
Postponed - Government Reform
ILSB0456EngrossAmends the Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Developmental Disabilities Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2018-02-21
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris
ILSB0193EngrossAmends 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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2018-02-20
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
ILSR1186PassPerformance audit of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2018-02-16
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
ILSB2970IntroAmends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Authorizes a brewer, class 1 brewer, or class 2 brewer to sell beer manufactured by any other brewer, class 1 brewer, or class 2 brewer to non-licensees and to sell cider. Authorizes a distributor licensee to se...
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3300IntroAmends the Developmental Disability and Mental Disability Services Act. Provides that the Department of Human Services shall: (1) oversee the transition of adult persons with developmental disabilities in the State who qualify for Medicaid Waiver ser...
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB3547IntroCreates the Service-Member Employment and Reemployment Rights Act. Contains provisions concerning matters relevant to the employment rights of service-members, including employment protections, additional benefits for public employee members of a res...
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2018-02-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0171FailAmends the Public Officer Simultaneous Tenure Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the purpose of the Act.
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2018-02-15
Total Veto Stands - No Positive Action Taken
ILSB3140IntroAmends the Attorney General Act. Requires the Attorney General to compile and file with the General Assembly twice a year a report containing, among other information, the number of and status of actions against debt collection agencies. Requires the...
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2018-02-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2467IntroAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. Defines "servicemember" and "veteran". Provides that a person commits aggravated assault or aggravated battery when he or she commits an assault or a battery against a servicemember or veteran. Provides that an aggra...
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2018-02-14
To Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance
ILSB2613IntroAmends the Procurement of Domestic Products Act. Provides that all vehicles purchased or leased by a State agency must have a Vehicle Identification Number indicating that the vehicle was manufactured in the United States. Effective January 1, 2019.
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2018-02-14
To Senate Transportation Committee
ILSB2457IntroAmends the Developmental Disability and Mental Disability Services Act. Provides for the transition to community-based services of persons over 18 years of age with developmental disabilities in the State who qualify for Medicaid Waiver services, who...
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2018-02-13
To Senate Human Services Committee
ILSB2816IntroAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Provides that no State agency may contract with an Internet service provider for the provision of broadband Internet access service unless that provider certifies, under penalty of perjury, that it will not engag...
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2018-02-13
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0650IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that certain notices concerning requests for mandate waivers may be made electronically.
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2018-02-08
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading February 13, 2018
ILSR1196IntroUrges the United States Congress and President Trump's administration to advocate for the permanent adoption of net neutrality rules that keep the Internet free and open.
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2018-02-08
Placed on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions February 13, 2018
ILHB1277EngrossAmends the Illinois Credit Union Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the fiscal year of credit unions.
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2018-02-07
To Senate Insurance Committee
ILSB2273EngrossAmends 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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2018-02-07
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2456IntroAmends the Cemetery Oversight Act. Provides that no cemetery authority shall charge a consumer an amount exceeding $500 for the placement of a headstone or memorial marker that is provided for a United States Veteran by the United States Government. ...
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2018-02-07
To Senate Veterans Affairs Committee
ILSB2494IntroAmends the Department of Transportation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois and the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, with the assistance of the Department of Transportation, to conduct ...
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2018-02-07
To Senate Transportation Committee
ILSB2530IntroCreates the Public University Administrative Cost Decrease Act. Provides that all public universities shall annually submit a cost certification that certifies the level of spending dedicated to administrative costs for the current academic year. Pro...
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2018-02-07
To Senate Higher Education Committee
ILSR1311PassMourns the death of Sally A. Duple of Villa Park.
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2018-01-31
Resolution Adopted
ILSR1312PassMourns the death of Olga De La Rosa of Romeoville.
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2018-01-31
Resolution Adopted
ILSB1778IntroAmends the Illinois Finance Authority Act. In Sections concerning the fire truck revolving loan program, the fire station revolving loan program, and the ambulance revolving loan program, provides that repayments of loans made under those programs (a...
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2018-01-30
Postponed - State Government
ILHJR0061EngrossUrges the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to research programs of identification and training for therapy dogs, especially therapy dogs designated for veterans, and provide a report to the General Assembly on possibilities for leg...
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2018-01-30
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
ILSB2276IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Provides that the Legislative Ethics Commission shall adopt no rule requiring the Legislative Inspector General to seek the Commission's advance approval before commencing any investigation. Provid...
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2018-01-30
To Subcommittee on Special Issues (EX)
ILSR0731PassUrges Illinois communities to become involved in the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation's "Wall of Faces" project to help locate pictures of soldiers whose photos were lost.
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2018-01-29
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
ILSB1435IntroAmends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit in an amount equal to the amount paid by the taxpayer during the taxable year for the purpose of purchasing acoustical materials, other materials, labor, and professional services to so...
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2018-01-26
Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
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