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 Bill Status of HB5750  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  RTA-BONUS & AGREEMENT REVIEW

House Sponsors
Rep. Michael W. Tryon - Ron Sandack - Sandra M. Pihos

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
70 ILCS 3605/28from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 328
70 ILCS 3615/2.14from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 702.14
70 ILCS 3615/3A.05from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 703A.05
70 ILCS 3615/3B.05from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 703B.05
70 ILCS 3615/4.15 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Metropolitan Transit Authority Act and the Regional Transportation Authority Act. Provides that if the Chicago Transit Board, the Commuter Rail Board, or the Suburban Bus Board or any officer, attorney, employee, or agent of the Chicago Transit Board, the Commuter Rail Board, the Suburban Bus Board, or the Regional Transportation Authority intends to award a bonus that exceeds 10% of the recipient's salary, that bonus shall be approved by the Regional Transportation Authority Board prior to the award. Provides that if any of the Service Boards seek to enter into a severance agreement or an employment-related settlement agreement exceeding $50,000, that agreement shall be reviewed by the Regional Transportation Authority Board for approval prior to execution. Requires the Regional Transportation Authority Board to review the agreement to determine whether the terms are reasonable and in the region's best interest. Provides that the service boards may only enter into severance agreements or employment-related settlement agreements that have received the Regional Transportation Authority Board's prior approval.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/19/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ron Sandack
  2/21/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/3/2014HouseAssigned to Mass Transit Committee
  3/28/2014HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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