102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced , by Rep. Joyce Mason
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Employee Sick Leave Act. Removes language exempting from
coverage under the Act an employee of an employer subject to the provisions
of Title II of the federal Railway Labor Act.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning employment.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Employee Sick Leave Act is amended by
changing Section 21 as follows:
(820 ILCS 191/21)
Employments exempted from coverage.
(a) This Act does not apply to
an employee of an employer
subject to the provisions of Title II of the Railway Labor Act
(45 U.S.C. 181 et seq.) or to
an employer or employee as
defined in either the federal Railroad Unemployment Insurance
Act (45 U.S.C. 351 et seq.) or the Federal Employers'
Liability Act, United States Code, Title 45, Sections 51
through 60, or other comparable federal law.
(b) Nothing in this Act shall be construed to invalidate,
diminish, or otherwise interfere with any collective
bargaining agreement nor shall it be construed to invalidate,
diminish, or otherwise interfere with any party's power to
collectively bargain such an agreement.
(c) This Act does not apply to any other employment
expressly exempted under rules adopted by the Department as
necessary to implement this Act in accordance with applicable
State and federal law.