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 Bill Status of SB0640  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  WORKER COMP/OCC DISEASE-APPEAL

Senate Sponsors
Sen. William R. Haine

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/17/2017SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 305/19from Ch. 48, par. 138.19
820 ILCS 310/19from Ch. 48, par. 172.54


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Workers' Compensation Act and the Workers' Occupational Diseases Act. Provides that the arbitrator or the Commission may correct a clerical error or error in computation within 21 (instead of 15) days after the date of receipt of an award by the arbitrator or any decision on review of the Commission and may recall the original award on arbitration or decision on review and issue the corrected award or decision. Provides that the time within which a petition for judicial review must be filed begins to run upon receipt of a decision on motion to recall. Adds procedural provisions concerning motions to recall. Provides that judicial review is stayed pending the disposition of a motion to recall. Provides that claims against the State are not subject to judicial review. Specifies venue for court review. Establishes procedures for providing collateral or guarantee of payment of an award if court review is not successfully prosecuted. Adds provisions regarding review by the Appellate Court and the Supreme Court. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. William R. Haine
  1/25/2017SenateFirst Reading
  1/25/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/8/2017SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  3/1/2017SenateTo Subcommittee on Tort Reform
  3/17/2017SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

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