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 Bill Status of HB4158  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  HIGHER ED-ATHLETE IS EMPLOYEE

House Sponsors
Rep. Thaddeus Jones

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  11/15/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
110 ILCS 305/1e-5 new
110 ILCS 520/8b.5 new
110 ILCS 660/5-102 new
110 ILCS 665/10-102 new
110 ILCS 670/15-102 new
110 ILCS 675/20-102 new
110 ILCS 680/25-102 new
110 ILCS 685/30-102 new
110 ILCS 690/35-102 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends various Acts relating to the governance of public universities in Illinois. Requires a public university to classify as an employee of the university a student who is an athlete of any of the top 3 financially profitable intercollegiate athletic programs at the university. Provides that the university shall pay the student athlete a minimum of $25,000 per academic year, but his or her work hours and work schedule are at the discretion of the university. Allows the university to classify as an employee of the university a student who is an athlete of any of the other intercollegiate athletic programs at the university, with his or her pay, work hours, and work schedule determined by the university. Sets forth provisions concerning collegiate and intercollegiate athletic associations and contractual agreements. Effective July 1, 2018.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  11/9/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Thaddeus Jones
  11/15/2017HouseFirst Reading
  11/15/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

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