Votes: IL SB1166 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that, except as otherwise provided by law, no department shall deny an occupational or professional license based solely on the applicant's citizenship status or immigration status. Amends the Illinois Explosives Act to allow a person admitted for permanent residence to qualify for licensure. Amends the Illinois Plumbing License Law, the Water Well and Pump Installation Contractor's License Act, the Illinois Horse Meat Act, the Liquor Control Act of 1934, and the Safety Deposit License Act to remove references to United States citizenship as a prerequisite for licensure. Amends the Coal Mining Act to remove references to United States citizenship as a prerequisite and references to the ability to speak and understand the American Language. Makes other changes.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 63-0)

Status: (Passed) 2019-08-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0541 [SB1166 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Voting Records

ChamberVoteDateYeaNayNVAbsTotalResultSourceView
HouseThird Reading in House2019-05-28803600116PassedLinkView
SenateThird Reading in Senate2019-03-21371210059PassedLinkView


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