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#1HB2622IntroducedAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. In the provision concerning the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission Operations Fund surcharge, provides that after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Director of Insurance shall make one or more lo...
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2017-04-24
#2HB3157IntroducedAmends the Civil Administrative Code Department of Agriculture Law. Provides that the Department of Agriculture shall identify and track geographical areas in this State that are food deserts. Provides that the Department shall notify respective muni...
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2017-04-24
Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
#3HB3486IntroducedAmends the Illinois Funeral or Burial Funds Act. Limits certain provisions concerning payment under pre-need contracts to pre-need contracts entered into prior to the effective date of the amendatory Act. Makes changes to the definition of "seller". ...
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2017-04-24
#4HB0243IntroducedAmends the School Code. Creates the police training academy job training program. Requires any school district with a high school to establish a partnership with a local police department, county sheriff, or police training academy to establish a job...
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2017-04-24
Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
#5HB1804EngrossedAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Allows a motion to be filed with the trial court that entered the judgment of conviction in a defendant's case at any time following the entry of a guilty verdict or a finding of guilt for any offense un...
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2017-04-06
#6SB1084IntroducedAmends the Governor Succession Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the line of succession for the office of Governor.
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2017-03-28
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 29, 2017
#7HB3909IntroducedAmends the Election Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of law, an individual who is 16 or 17 years of age may register to vote, with the registration held in abeyance by the appropriate election authority until such time as that ...
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2017-04-07
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
#8SB1695IntroducedAmends Public Act 99-524 to make supplemental appropriations. Reduces certain appropriations from the Commitment to Human Services Fund for funeral and burial expenses from $8,775,000 to $575,000. Appropriates $8,200,000 from the Personal Property Ta...
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2017-04-24
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Christine Radogno
#9HB3215IntroducedAmends the School Code. Requires a school district to make feminine hygiene products available, at no cost to students, in the bathrooms of school buildings. Provides that this requirement also applies to charter schools.
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2017-04-10
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
#10HB3817IntroducedAmends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-04-24
#11HB2362IntroducedAmends the Property Tax Code. Beginning in taxable year 2017, increases the maximum income limitation under the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption from $55,000 to $75,000 for applicants who have occupied the residence for 5 years o...
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2017-03-31
#12SB0989IntroducedAmends the Salaries Act. Makes a technical change in the Section concerning the short title.
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2017-03-30
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Paul Schimpf
#13HB1895EngrossedAmends the Local Governmental Acceptance of Credit Cards Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-04-24
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
#14HB2723EngrossedAmends the Code of Civil Procedure. In provisions concerning change of name, provides that a person interested in the matter shall make known any objection to the granting of the petition for change of name by filing a written objection stating the r...
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2017-04-24
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
#15HB2603IntroducedCreates the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act. Adds language concerning: definitions; applicability; rulemaking; presumptively abandoned property; taking custody of property that is presumed abandoned; reporting requirements; notice to property ...
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2017-03-31
#16HB0277IntroducedAmends the Property Tax Code. In a Section concerning the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption, provides that, for taxable year 2017 and thereafter, the maximum income limitation is $75,000 (currently, $55,000). Effective immediately...
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2017-04-07
#17HB0078IntroducedAmends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2017-03-31
#18HB2360EngrossedAmends the Illinois Secure Choice Savings Program Act. Requires the Board to select a default contribution rate within the range of 3% to 6% of an enrollee's wages (rather than 3% of wages). Provides that the Program shall begin during 2018, rather t...
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2017-04-12
Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
#19HB3232IntroducedAmends the University of Illinois Act. Provides that not less than 90 days prior to accepting applications for any undergraduate program for an academic year, the University of Illinois shall publish the standards for admission to that undergraduate ...
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2017-03-31
#20SB1790IntroducedAmends the Pharmacy Practice Act. Provides that a pharmacist may refill a patient's prescription without prescriber authorization if the pharmacist is unable to contact the prescriber after reasonable effort, a failure to refill the prescription may ...
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2017-04-06
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
#21SB1758IntroducedAmends the State Treasurer Act. Modifies the term "qualified expenses" for the purpose of participant requirements in the use of the College Savings Pool established under the Act. Effective immediately.
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2017-04-06
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
#22HB0535EngrossedAmends the Counties Code and Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that the Illinois Commerce Commission (currently, a court of competent jurisdiction) will determine whether the installation, maintenance, repair, or removal of a community antenna would ...
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2017-04-24
Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-001
#23HR0016N/AUrges Congress to pass legislation in support of the establishment of VA emergency prescription refill programs nationwide to ensure that, in emergency situations, veterans may receive medication directly from their local pharmacy and VA facility.
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2017-04-14
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
#24HB1434IntroducedAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning ambulance services payments.
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2017-03-29
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate **
#25HB2591IntroducedCreates the Criminal and Traffic Assessment Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2017-04-24
#26SB1681IntroducedAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that each rail carrier that contracts with a contract carrier for the transportation of its employees in the course of their employment shall verify that the contract carrier has hit and run, uninsured, and ...
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2017-04-24
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
#27SB1863IntroducedAmends the Workers' Compensation Act. Limits attorney's fees to 15%, rather than 20%, of the sum which would be due under this Act for 364 weeks of permanent total disability based upon the employee's average weekly wage. Effective immediately.
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2017-04-07
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017
#28HB3076IntroducedAmends the Electronic Fund Transfer Act. Provides that for every electronic fund transfer performed in Illinois, financial institutions shall remit $0.01 to the Division of Banking of the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation for deposi...
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2017-03-31
#29HB0302IntroducedAmends the Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits Act. Provides that "policy" includes a policy that has lapsed or been terminated. Requires insurers to, at no later than the date of policy delivery or the establishment of an account, and upon any change ...
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2017-04-19
State Debt Impact Note Filed
#30HB0313IntroducedAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Extends the repeal of the Nurse Practice Act from January 1, 2018 to January 1, 2028. Amends the Nurse Practice Act. Defines "focused assessment", "full practice authority", "oversight", and "postgraduate advanced pr...
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2017-04-24
#31HB0138IntroducedAmends the Governor Transition Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the orderly transition of the office of Governor.
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2017-04-07
Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
#32HB0780IntroducedAmends the Election Code. Provides that no candidate for President or Vice President of the United States shall appear on the official ballot if that candidate has not filed copies of all of his or her tax returns with the State Board of Elections at...
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2017-04-06
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
#33SB1738IntroducedAmends the Minimum Wage Law. Increases the minimum wage from $8.25 to $9.50 beginning July 1, 2017 and increases it by $1.25 each July 1 of 2018 and 2019 and increases it by $1.50 each July 1 of 2020 and 2021, at which point the minimum wage will be ...
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2017-04-07
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017
#34HB2515IntroducedAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that at least 9 (rather than 6) members appointed to the Prisoner Review Board must have had at least 5 (rather than 3) years' experience in the field of juvenile matters including a post-graduate degr...
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2017-04-24
#35HB0661IntroducedAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the registration period and fee for electric vehicles shall be the same as the registration period and fee for non-electric motor vehicles (rather than $35 for a 2-year registration period).
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2017-04-24
#36SB0956IntroducedAmends the Unemployment Insurance Act. Provides that upon payment of an annual administrative fee not exceeding $100, during the first 3 calendar quarters an employer may pay its quarterly contributions due for wages in equal installments. Establishe...
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2017-04-07
Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017
#37HB2822IntroducedAmends the Criminal Code of 2012. In the statute concerning unlawful use of weapons that prohibits the knowing sale, manufacture, purchase, possession, or carrying of any rifle having one or more barrels less than 16 inches in length or a shotgun hav...
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2017-03-31
#38HB3421IntroducedAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Abolishes monetary bail, except under the Uniform Criminal Extradition Act. Provides that the court may employ the use of a validated risk assessment tool in certain instances at pre-trial release hearin...
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2017-04-20
#39HB3735IntroducedAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that it is an aggravating factor in sentencing that the defendant committed a crime of violence or criminal damage to property in a woman's health clinic or on the real property comprising the clinic o...
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2017-04-24
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
#40HB3720IntroducedAmends the Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act of the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that surplus tax revenues may be used to pay for costs of special education, social services, and other costs of a public school district. Provides that fo...
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2017-04-18
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
#41HB2534EngrossedAmends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Requires that to be illegal a drug analog must not be approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration or, if approved, it is not dispensed or possessed in accordance with State and federal law...
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2017-04-20
#42HB3503IntroducedAmends the Cable and Video Customer Protection Article of the Public Utilities Act. Provides that upon the customer's election, a cable or video provider that rents internet modems to a customer shall cease imposing rental charges after the customer ...
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2017-04-07
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
#43HB0664IntroducedAmends the School Code. Requires a school board to designate each pupil restroom, changing room, or overnight facility accessible by multiple pupils simultaneously, whether located in a public school building or located in a facility utilized by the ...
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2017-03-31
#44HB2231IntroducedAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning definitions.
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2017-03-29
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate ***
#45HB2800EngrossedAmends the Perinatal HIV Prevention Act. Provides that every health care professional who provides health care services to a pregnant person, unless a pregnant person already has a documented negative HIV status (currently, already been tested) durin...
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2017-04-24
Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
#46HB3114IntroducedAmends the Business Corporation Act of 1983. Increases from $200 to $500 the minimum base penalty for transacting business in this State without authority. Provides that a corporation that effects a change in the number of issued shares or the amount...
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2017-03-31
#47HB3167EngrossedAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Human Services to conduct and regularly update a study on the early childhood workforce at least once every 3 years. Provides that the study shall: (i) describe the professional developm...
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2017-04-24
Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
#48HB2907IntroducedAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. In a provision concerning access to psychiatric mental health services via telepsychiatry, provides that the Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall not require that a ...
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2017-04-24
#49HB3539IntroducedAmends the Illinois Procurement Code. Requires bidders to obtain an equal pay certificate before a purchasing agency may issue a contract to the bidder. Provides for the Department of Employment Security to issue the certificates. Specifies informati...
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2017-04-07
Held on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Standard Debate
#50HB3920IntroducedAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a person who drives or is in actual physical control of a motor vehicle on any highway of this State when his or her driver's license, permit, or privilege to drive is revoked or suspended due to an unp...
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2017-04-24
House Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
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