IL SB1166 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 63-0)
Status: Passed on August 23 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0541
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


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.

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Sen. Iris Martinez [D]Sen. Omar Aquino [D]Sen. Don Harmon [D]Sen. Antonio Munoz [D]
Sen. Cristina Castro [D]Sen. Robert Peters [D]Sen. Martin Sandoval [D]Sen. Napoleon Harris [D]
Rep. Delia Ramirez [D]Rep. Emanuel Welch [D]Rep. Will Guzzardi [D]Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz [D]
Rep. Sonya Harper [D]Rep. Barbara Hernandez [D]Rep. Theresa Mah [D]Sen. Celina Villanueva [D]
Rep. Kelly Cassidy [D]Rep. Karina Villa [D]Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez [D]Rep. Anna Moeller [D]
Rep. Jonathan Carroll [D]Rep. Ann Williams [D]Rep. Marcus Evans [D]Rep. Robyn Gabel [D]
Rep. Aaron Ortiz [D]Rep. Bob Morgan [D]Rep. Anne Stava-Murray [D]Rep. Carol Ammons [D]
Rep. Michael Zalewski [D]Rep. Jaime Andrade [D]Rep. Yehiel Kalish [D]Rep. Mary Edly-Allen [D]
Rep. Kathleen Willis [D]Rep. Jawaharial Williams [D]Rep. Deborah Conroy [D]Rep. Kelly Burke [D]
Rep. Luis Arroyo [D]Rep. John Connor [D]Rep. Terra Costa Howard [D]Rep. John D'Amico [D]
Rep. William Davis [D]Rep. Daniel Didech [D]Sen. Sara Feigenholtz [D]Rep. Mary Flowers [D]
Rep. LaShawn Ford [D]Rep. Jehan Gordon [D]Rep. Latoya Greenwood [D]Rep. Jay Hoffman [D]
Rep. Thaddeus Jones [D]Rep. Stephanie Kifowit [D]Rep. Camille Lilly [D]Rep. Michael Madigan [D]
Rep. Natalie Manley [D]Rep. Joyce Mason [D]Rep. Rita Mayfield [D]Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin [D]
Rep. Michelle Mussman [D]Rep. Robert Rita [D]Rep. Justin Slaughter [D]Rep. Nicholas Smith [D]
Rep. Arthur Turner [D]Rep. Mark Walker [D]Rep. Lawrence Walsh [D]

Roll Calls

2019-05-28 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 80 N: 36 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-21 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 37 N: 12 NV: 10 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-08-23SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0541
2019-08-23SenateEffective Date August 23, 2019
2019-08-23SenateGovernor Approved
2019-06-26SenateSent to the Governor
2019-05-28SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-28HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 080-036-000
2019-05-28HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
2019-05-28HouseRemoved from Short Debate Status
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Madigan
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. John C. D'Amico
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Burke
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jawaharial Williams
2019-05-26HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2019-05-24HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
2019-05-21HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-21HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen
2019-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Yehiel M. Kalish
2019-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2019-05-15HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Executive Committee; 013-000-000
2019-05-14HouseMotion to Suspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
2019-05-14HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 21 Executive Committee; Rep. Gregory Harris
2019-05-14HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
2019-05-14HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
2019-05-10HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Bob Morgan
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz
2019-05-02HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Karina Villa
2019-04-30HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2019-04-11HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Celina Villanueva
2019-04-11HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2019-04-11HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
2019-04-10HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2019-04-10HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
2019-04-10HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2019-04-10HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2019-04-09HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
2019-03-26HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-03-26HouseFirst Reading
2019-03-21HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Delia C. Ramirez
2019-03-21HouseArrived in House
2019-03-21SenateThird Reading - Passed; 037-012-000
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-03-13SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 14, 2019
2019-03-13SenateDo Pass as Amended Licensed Activities; 006-000-000
2019-03-13SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Licensed Activities
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2019-03-06SenatePostponed - Licensed Activities
2019-03-06SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-06SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2019-02-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters
2019-02-21SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2019-02-21SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
2019-02-21SenatePostponed - Licensed Activities
2019-02-20SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-02-13SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities
2019-02-07SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
2019-02-05SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-05SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-05SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

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