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 Bill Status of HB4743  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  EQUAL PAY AFRICAN AMERICANS

House Sponsors
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford - Litesa E. Wallace - Emanuel Chris Welch, Nicholas K Smith, Steven A. Andersson, Rita Mayfield, LaToya Greenwood, Camille Y. Lilly, Marcus C. Evans, Jr., Melissa Conyears-Ervin, Jehan Gordon-Booth and André Thapedi

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford - Napoleon Harris, III - Kwame Raoul and Emil Jones, III)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/21/2018HouseSent to the Governor

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 112/10


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Provides that no employer may discriminate between employees by paying wages to an African-American employee at a rate less than the rate at which the employer pays wages to another employee who is not African-American for the same or substantially similar work on a job that requires equal skill, effort, and responsibility and is performed under similar working conditions. Sets forth exceptions,

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/13/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  2/13/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/13/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/21/2018HouseAssigned to Economic Justice & Equity Committee
  2/23/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
  2/28/2018HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Economic Justice & Equity Committee; 006-003-000
  3/1/2018HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2018HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2018HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K Smith
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
  3/7/2018HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 066-011-000
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Melissa Conyears-Ervin
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  3/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. André Thapedi
  3/9/2018SenateArrive in Senate
  3/9/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/9/2018SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  3/9/2018SenateFirst Reading
  3/9/2018SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/9/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
  3/12/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
  4/25/2018SenateAssigned to Labor
  5/9/2018SenateDo Pass Labor; 015-001-000
  5/9/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 10, 2018
  5/17/2018SenateSecond Reading
  5/17/2018SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 18, 2018
  5/23/2018SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  5/23/2018SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-000-000
  5/23/2018HousePassed Both Houses
  6/21/2018HouseSent to the Governor

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