IL SB1868 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Passed on August 20 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-20 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0435
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Limitations Article of the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that if there is evidence that childhood sexual abuse was committed by a person who holds a position of trust, authority, or supervision over the minor victim, and that person fraudulently concealed a cause of action from the knowledge of the minor victim, the action may be commenced at any time within 5 years after the person entitled to bring the action discovers that he or she has such cause of action, and any repose or limitation period is tolled during that 5-year period. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-23 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-04 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 52 N: 3 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-08-20SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0435
2019-08-20SenateEffective Date August 20, 2019
2019-08-20SenateGovernor Approved
2019-06-21SenateSent to the Governor
2019-05-23HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
2019-05-23SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-23HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-000
2019-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-16HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-09HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-09HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Civil Committee; 014-000-000
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
2019-05-08HouseReported Back To Judiciary - Civil Committee;
2019-05-08HouseRecommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Judiciary - Civil Committee; 003-000-000
2019-04-26HouseTo Civil Procedure Subcommittee
2019-04-24HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
2019-04-04HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-04HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-04HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2019-04-04HouseArrived in House
2019-04-04SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-003-000
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2019-03-27SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 28, 2019
2019-03-27SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateDo Pass as Amended Judiciary; 008-000-000
2019-03-19SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-19SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Judiciary
2019-03-18SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2019-03-14SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-14SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
2019-03-12SenatePostponed - Judiciary
2019-02-27SenateAssigned to Judiciary
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link

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