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ILSB0010EngrossAmends the School Code. Provides that in fixing the salaries of teachers, a school board shall pay those who serve on a full-time basis a rate not less than (i) $32,076 for the 2020-2021 school year, (ii) $34,576 for the 2021-2022 school year, (iii) ...
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2019-05-24
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
ILSB1467EngrossAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Provides that a person is a qualified applicant if, despite not meeting other residency requirements, the applicant is a resident of Illinois at the time of application and at some point after leavi...
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2019-05-24
Balanced Budget Note Filed
ILSB1828EngrossCreates the Needle and Hypodermic Syringe Access Program Act. Provides that persons or entities that promote scientifically proven ways of mitigating health risks associated with drug use and other high-risk behaviors may establish and operate a need...
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2019-05-24
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
ILSB0075EngrossCreates the Hotel and Casino Employee Safety Act. Requires hotels and casinos to adopt anti-sexual harassment policies and make panic buttons available to certain employees. Prohibits retaliation against an employee for using a panic button, availing...
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2019-05-24
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
ILSB1786EngrossAmends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the amendatory Act may be referred to as the License to Work Act. Deletes language providing that all notices sent to a person involved in an administrative proceeding shall state that failure to satisf...
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2019-05-24
To House Rules Committee
ILSJR0040EngrossDeclares May 6-10, 2019 as "Teacher Appreciation Week" in the State of Illinois.
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2019-05-24
Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
ILHB0205EngrossAmends the Critical Health Problems and Comprehensive Health Education Act to require the instruction on mental health and illness to evaluate the multiple dimensions of health by reviewing the relationship between physical and mental health so as to...
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2019-05-24
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0003EngrossAmends the Hospital Report Card Act to require that each hospital include in its quarterly report instances of preterm infants, infant mortality, and maternal mortality. Requires the reporting of racial and ethnic information of the infants' mothers,...
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2019-05-24
To House Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee
ILSB1429EngrossAmends the Evidence Article of the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that evidence of a person's immigration status is not admissible in any civil proceeding unless: it is essential to prove an element of a claim or an affirmative defense; or a perso...
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2019-05-24
Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2019
ILHB1587EngrossAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that in imposing a sentence for an offense that requires a mandatory minimum sentence of imprisonment or probation or conditional discharge of 2 years or more, the court may sentence the offender to pr...
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2019-05-24
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
ILSB1966EngrossAmends the State Appellate Defender Act. Creates the Public Defender Bail Reform Grant Program to assist county public defenders in implementing a provision of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 which requires counsel at bail hearings. Provides t...
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2019-05-24
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2649EngrossAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Creates a bill of rights for children of incarcerated parents. Provides that the Department of Corrections, the county sheriff, or county correctional department shall develop and implement policies and ...
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2019-05-24
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
ILSB1407EngrossCreates the Illinois Hazardous Materials Workforce Training Act. Contains only a short title provision.
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2019-05-24
[Hearing: May 27 @ 8:30 am]
Motion to Suspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
ILHB2719EngrossAmends the Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois Act. Provides that the Program Board created to administer the grant program authorized by the Act shall be comprised of 11 (rather than 21) members. Effective immediately.
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2019-05-24
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
ILHB0026EngrossCreates the Public University Uniform Admission Act. Requires each public university in this State to admit first-time freshman applicants as undergraduate students if the applicant graduated with a grade point average in the top 10% or was certified...
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2019-05-24
To House Appropriations-Higher Education Committee
ILHB0051EngrossAmends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that if an offender defaults in the payment of a fine or any installment of that fine, no less than 30 days before the issuance of a warrant, a notice shall be mailed to the offender by first class mai...
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2019-05-24
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
ILHB2444EngrossAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that at the initial bail hearing or any subsequent hearing, the defendant shall be released on recognizance if the judge finds that the defendant's pre-trial detention will harm any infant or ch...
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2019-05-24
Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
ILSB1510EngrossAmends the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2019-05-23
To House Rules Committee
ILSB0222EngrossAmends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that it is an unlawful practice to offer to consumers at retail a rebate made on a rebate card that charges dormancy fees or other post-issuance fees. Defines "rebate card".
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2019-05-23
To House Executive Committee
ILSB0009EngrossCreates the Coal Ash Cleanup and Storage Act. Provides a short title only.
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2019-05-23
To House Energy & Environment Committee
ILSB1524EngrossCreates the Illinois Student Loan Investment Act. Provides for the establishment, operation, and administration of the Student Investment Account by the State Treasurer. Provides that the State Treasurer shall establish fees to cover the costs of adm...
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2019-05-22
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0002EngrossAmends the Medical Patient Rights Act. Provides that every woman has certain rights with regard to pregnancy and childbirth, including the right to receive care that is consistent with current scientific evidence about benefits and risks, the right t...
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2019-05-22
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee; 005-000-000
ILSJR0026EngrossRescinds Illinois' ratification of the Corwin Amendment to the United States Constitution.
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2019-05-14
Motion to Suspend Rule 21 - Prevailed
ILHB2275EngrossAmends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. Removes language concerning impasse procedures involving an educational employer whose territorial boundaries are coterminous with those of a city having a population in excess of 500,000. Repeals ...
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2019-05-14
Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
ILSB1255EngrossAmends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. With regard to the Illinois Veteran grant program, provides that, beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year, a veteran may transfer his or her benefits to a qualified dependent if certain condition...
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2019-05-10
To House Rules 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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2019-05-10
To House Rules Committee
ILSB1188EngrossAmends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that a defendant charged with one or more misdemeanors and for whom a court has determined under the Code that a bona fide doubt of the defendant's fitness has been raised may be admitted into a...
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2019-05-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHB2519EngrossRepeals the Statewide Organized Gang Database Act. Effective January 1, 2020.
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2019-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILHB0595EngrossAmends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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2019-05-10
To Senate Assignments Committee
ILSB1829EngrossCreates the Workplace Transparency Act. Provides that an employer shall not enter into a contract or agreement with an employee or applicant if that contract or agreement contains a nondisclosure or nondisparagement clause or forced arbitration claus...
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2019-05-10
To House Rules Committee
ILHJR0007EngrossDirects the Auditor General to conduct a performance audit of the Illinois State Police Division of Forensic Services.
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2019-05-09
Placed on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions May 14, 2019
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