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IL - HB 5760
Passed House

General Assembly Cost of Living

Amends the General Assembly Compensation Act. Establishes the fiscal year 2019 mileage reimbursement rate and allowance for lodging and meals. Amends the Compensation Review Act. Prohibits cost-of-living adjustments for or during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018 for State government legislative and executive elected officers and appointees in positions for which the Compensation Review...
Introduced Feb 16, 2018
IL – HJRCA 46
Assigned To Committee

Fair maps

Amends the Illinois Constitution to change the number of districts from 118 to 119. Replaces the current method of redistricting of the Senate and House of Representatives with a new, more independent process. Effective upon adoption and applicable to redistricting beginning 2021 and to the election of General Assembly members beginning in 2022.
Introduced Apr 17, 2018
IL - HB 4659
Introduced

Chicago Police Retirement Age Reduction and Annuity Increase

Amends the Chicago Police Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Removes a birthdate restriction on eligibility at age 55 for a 3 percent automatic annual increase in retirement annuity that is not subject to a maximum increase of 30 percent. Makes a related change. Specifies the timing of an initial increase in retirement annuity for...
Introduced Feb 7, 2018
IL - HB 4371
Introduced

Bonding of Pension Obligation

Amends the General Obligation Bond Act. Authorizes the issuance of an additional $107.4 billion in State Serial Long Term Pension Obligation Bonds. Amends the State Pension Funds Continuing Appropriations Act to create a continuing appropriation for payments on those bonds. Amends the State Finance Act to create the State Pension Serial Long Term Obligation Fund.
Introduced Jan 30, 2018
IL - HB 665
Introduced

Negligent Hiring

Creates the Limitations on Actions for Negligent Hiring Act. Provides that a cause of action may not be brought against a party solely for hiring an employee who has been convicted of a nonviolent, non-sexual offense. Provides that in a negligent hiring action for the acts of an employee, the fact that the employee was...
Introduced Jan 25, 2017
IL – SB 2236
Assigned To Committee

Elimination of scholarship program

Amends the Invest in Kids Act. Provides that no credits may be awarded under the Act for any taxable year that begins in a State fiscal year for which the minimum statutory funding level is not met. Provides that the carry-forward period for those credits shall be suspended for any taxable year that begins in...
Introduced Oct 18, 2017
IL - HB 4899
Assigned To Committee

Charter School Expansion Cap

Amends the School Code. Provides that there is a moratorium on the establishment of new charter schools in financially distressed school districts, including new campuses of existing charter schools, for such a time as the school district meets the definition of a financially distressed school district.
Introduced Feb 14, 2018