Illinois Senator Kimberly Lightford [D]

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ILSB1726EngrossAmends the Alzheimer's Disease Research Act. Changes the short title of the Act to the Alzheimer's Disease Research, Care, and Support Fund Act. Creates the full-time position of Dementia Coordinator within the Department of Public Health, who is res...
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2019-04-19
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1290EngrossCreates the Immigrant Tenant Protection Act. Defines terms. Provides that, with exceptions, a landlord shall not: (1) threaten to disclose or actually disclose information regarding or relating to the immigration or citizenship status of a tenant to ...
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2019-04-19
To House Judiciary - Civil Committee
ILHB2040EngrossAmends the Private Correctional Facility Moratorium Act. Changes the title of the Act to the For-Profit Corrections Prohibition Act. Defines "non-profit contractor", private company", "private vendor", "private contractor", and "work release center"....
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2019-04-18
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB2691EngrossCreates the Retention of Illinois Students and Equity Act. Provides for legislative findings and a definition. Provides that, notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, a student attending an institution of higher learning in this St...
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2019-04-17
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0054EngrossAmends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Creates a third-party facilitator license. Establishes licensing fees, recordkeeping requirements, reporting requirements, and other requirements for a third-party facilitator licensee. Provides that a retailer ...
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2019-04-16
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1941EngrossAmends the School Code. With respect to school discipline improvement plans, makes changes to how the State Board of Education determines the top 20% of school districts, when notification is given that a plan must be submitted, which school district...
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2019-04-16
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
ILHB0834EngrossAmends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Prohibits an employer from: (i) screening job applicants based on their wage or salary history, (ii) requiring that an applicant's prior wages satisfy minimum or maximum criteria, and (iii) requesting or requiring as...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB3550EngrossAmends the School Code. With regard to a sex education course, provides that course material and instruction in grades 6 through 12 must include an age-appropriate discussion on the meaning of consent that includes discussion on recognizing that (i) ...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1346EngrossAmends the Property Tax Code. With respect to the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption, provides that, beginning in assessment year 2019, the taxpayer's household income shall be reduced by any amounts paid as Medicare premiums. Effe...
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2019-04-16
To House Rules Committee
ILHB0123EngrossAmends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1658EngrossAmends the School Code to create the Office of School Safety within the State Board of Education. Provides for the Office's duties. Requires the Office to create a grant program for expenditures related to improving school safety. Provides that grant...
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2019-04-16
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0766IntroAmends the Heroes Way Designation Program Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1418EngrossAmends the Children's Advocacy Center Act. Provides that consent is not required for a forensic interview to be electronically recorded and that failure to record does not render a forensic interview inadmissible. Provides that a forensic interview, ...
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2019-04-15
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman
ILSB1595EngrossAmends the Film Production Services Tax Credit Act of 2008. Provides that Illinois labor expenditures include the first $200,000 of out-of-state wages paid or incurred by a production company or loan out corporation, subject to withholding payments, ...
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2019-04-15
Chief House Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
ILSB2132IntroCreates the Clean Energy Jobs Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2019-04-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSJR0026IntroRescinds Illinois' ratification of the Corwin Amendment to the United States Constitution.
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2019-04-15
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
ILSB1425EngrossAmends the Suicide Prevention, Education, and Treatment Act. Makes changes concerning the findings of the General Assembly. Creates the Office of Suicide Prevention within the Department of Public Health for the purpose of implementing the Act. Requi...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1244EngrossAmends the Cemetery Oversight Act. Provides that no cemetery authority shall charge a consumer an amount exceeding $500 for the placement of a headstone or memorial marker that is provided for a United States Veteran by the United States Government. ...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSJRCA0001IntroProposes to amend the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. Removes a provision that provides that a tax on income shall be measured at a non-graduated rate. Provides that there may be one tax on the income of individuals and corporations (cu...
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2019-04-15
Sponsor Removed Sen. Julie A. Morrison
ILSB0190EngrossAmends the Personnel Code. Provides that if an agency requests an open competitive eligible list from the Department of Central Management Services, the Director or Central Management Services shall also provide to the agency a Successful Disability ...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0155IntroAmends the Early Intervention Services System Act. Redefines "physical or mental condition that typically results in developmental delay" to mean a diagnosed medical disorder bearing a relatively well known expectancy for developmental outcomes withi...
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2019-04-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1167EngrossAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Requires the Illinois Student Assistance Commission to establish and administer an adult vocational community college scholarship program. Provides that beginning with the 2020-2021 academic year, t...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0162EngrossAmends the Counties Code, the Illinois Municipal Code, Illinois Insurance Code, the Health Maintenance Organization Act, and the Illinois Public Aid Code. In provisions concerning coverage for mammograms, provides that coverage shall also include a d...
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2019-04-15
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0981IntroAmends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2019-04-15
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB0217IntroAmends the School Code. With regard to the salary of any employee of a school board who is a member of any reserve component of the United States Armed Services and is mobilized to active military duty or teacher who is employed in a Department of De...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR0085PassUrges support for funding the physical infrastructure of early childhood education programs.
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2019-04-12
Resolution Adopted
ILSB1212IntroCreates the Course Equity Act. Defines terms. Requires the State Board of Education to establish a Course Equity Program in which any public or nonpublic school student in this State may enroll in a Course Equity Program course, provided that the stu...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2075EngrossAmends the School Code. Lowers the compulsory school age from 6 to 5 years of age beginning with the 2020-2021 school year. Requires all school districts to establish kindergarten for the instruction of children who are 5 years of age or older.
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2112IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that, in addition to all other authority to issue bonds, Komarek School District 94 may issue bonds with an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $22,000,000 if certain conditions are met. Provides that the debt in...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1485EngrossCreates the Racial Impact Note Act. Provides that every bill which has or could have a disparate impact on racial and ethnic minorities, upon the request of any member, shall have prepared for it, before second reading in the house of introduction, a...
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
ILSB2080IntroAmends the Electric Service Customer Choice and Rate Relief Law of 1997 of the Public Utilities Act. In provisions concerning infrastructure investment and modernization: Provides that beginning in 2022, a participating utility other than a combinati...
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2019-04-12
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 2, 2019
ILSB0030IntroCreates the Workplace Transparency Act. Provides that employers shall not require an employee or prospective employee to sign a nondisclosure agreement that contains any provision that has the purpose or effect of: limiting the disclosure of sexual m...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1158IntroAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Repeals provision that committed persons shall be responsible to reimburse the Department of Corrections for the expenses incurred by their incarceration at a rate to be determined by the Department. Amends the...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR0158PassDeclares the calendar week that contains the third Saturday of September 2019 as Illinois Waterway Cleanup Week in the State of Illinois.
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2019-04-12
Resolution Adopted
ILSR0101PassDeclares September 2019 as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in the State of Illinois.
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2019-04-12
Resolution Adopted
ILSB1716IntroAmends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that on or after July 1, 2019, all FDA approved prescription medications that are recognized by a generally accepted standard medical reference as effective in the treatm...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1909EngrossAmends the Illinois Insurance Code. Requires certain group health insurance policies and other specified policies to provide coverage of medically necessary treatment for postpartum complications as determined by the woman's treating physician. Makes...
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1624EngrossAmends the Personal Information Protection Act. Provides that a data collector required to report breaches to more than 100 Illinois residents as a result of a single breach must also report to the Attorney General. Provides that the Attorney General...
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1679IntroAmends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that beginning in State fiscal year 2020, the specified income threshold shall be no less than 200% of the then-current federal poverty level for each family size. Effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSR0083PassDeclares April 2, 2019 as Pay Equity Day.
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2019-04-12
Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
ILSB0651IntroAmends the Public Utilities Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title and applicability of the Electric Service Customer Choice and Rate Relief Law of 1997.
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2019-04-12
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 2, 2019
ILSB1270IntroAmends the Illinois Plumbing License Law. Provides that each park district, municipal park and recreation agency, or special recreation agency shall test each source of potable water in a park that serves children under 6 years old for lead contamina...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2020IntroCreates the Inter-Agency Report on Decarbonization and Economic Opportunities Act. Requires the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the Illinois Commerce Commission, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, and the Illinois Power Ag...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1864IntroAmends the Smoke Free Illinois Act. Includes the use of alternative nicotine products and electronic cigarettes in the definition of "smoke" or "smoking". Defines "electronic cigarette", "nicotine", and "tobacco product". Amends the Prevention of Tob...
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2019-04-12
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 2, 2019
ILSB1474PassCreates the Collective Bargaining Freedom Act. Provides that employers and labor organizations covered by the National Labor Relations Act may execute and apply agreements requiring membership in a labor organization as a condition of employment to t...
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2019-04-12
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ILSB0446IntroAmends the School Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the School Code's construction.
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1189IntroAmends the School Code. Provides that an approved waiver from or modification to a physical education mandate may remain in effect for a period not to exceed 2 school years (rather than 5 school years like other mandate waivers) and may be renewed no...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB2091IntroAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year, the Illinois Student Assistance Commission must implement and administer a program to award Early Childhood Workforce Free College grants t...
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2019-04-12
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 2, 2019
ILSB2123IntroAmends the Illinois Power Agency Act. Provides that the Illinois Commerce Commission shall implement a project to be called the Renewable Energy Pay As You Save Program. Provides for the purpose and requirements of the Program. Provides that the Illi...
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2019-04-12
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1731EngrossAmends the School Code. With regard to the in-service training program on the warning signs of mental illness and suicidal behavior in youth, provides that the program must utilize evidence-based training that educates the participants on (i) recogni...
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2019-04-12
To House Rules Committee
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