Bill Status of SB2139 93rd General Assembly
Short Description: EDUC LABOR REL-STRIKE-LOCKOUT
Sen. Adeline Jay Geo-Karis
| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. With regard to school districts, provides that an educational employee may not engage in a strike and an educational employer may not institute a lockout if that action would cause an interruption of ongoing essential educational services. Provides that the exclusive bargaining representative and employer shall, instead, submit unresolved issues concerning the terms of a new collective bargaining agreement to final and binding impartial arbitration. Also provides that it is unlawful for a person to instigate or induce or conspire with or encourage a person to engage in a strike, lockout, slowdown, or work stoppage if that action would cause an interruption of ongoing essential educational services. Provides that these provisions do not prohibit a strike or lockout that began before the start of the school year. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/6/2004||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Adeline Jay Geo-Karis|| 1/6/2004||Senate||First Reading|| 1/6/2004||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|