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 Bill Status of HB1554  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Michael Halpin - Tony McCombie and Monica Bristow

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Neil Anderson)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/26/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0127

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
65 ILCS 5/Art. 10 Div. 6 heading new
65 ILCS 5/10-6-5 new
65 ILCS 5/10-6-10 new
65 ILCS 5/10-6-15 new
65 ILCS 5/10-6-20 new
65 ILCS 5/10-6-25 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Creates the Quad Cities Outsourcing Prevention Task Force. Provides that the Task Force will consist of 11 members appointed by the President and minority leader of the Senate, the Speaker and minority leader of the House of Representatives, the Director of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the county board chairman of Rock Island County, and the Governor. Provides that the Governor shall appoint one member from the organization that represents the largest number of businesses in the Quad Cities (the Cities of East Moline, Moline, and Rock Island) and the county board chairman of Rock Island County shall appoint one member from an organization that represents union workers. Provides that the members of the Task Force shall not receive compensation and shall hold meetings at least quarterly. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity shall provide administrative and other support to the Task Force. Provides that on or before January 1, 2020, the Task Force shall prepare and submit a report to the General Assembly and the report shall, at a minimum: (1) recommend how the State can keep employers and jobs in Illinois; (2) identify and describe best practices to prevent outsourcing of Illinois jobs; and (3) identify employment sectors most affected by outsourcing. Provides that the Division creating and concerning the Task Force shall be repealed 2 years after the effective date of the amendatory Act. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/30/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael Halpin
  2/1/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
  2/13/2019HouseAssigned to Economic Opportunity & Equity Committee
  2/19/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  2/19/2019HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Tony McCombie
  2/27/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Economic Opportunity & Equity Committee; 015-000-000
  2/28/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/19/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/19/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/20/2019HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-004-000
  3/20/2019SenateArrive in Senate
  3/20/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/20/2019SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
  3/20/2019SenateFirst Reading
  3/20/2019SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/24/2019SenateAssigned to Executive
  5/1/2019SenateDo Pass Executive; 016-000-000
  5/1/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 2, 2019
  5/9/2019SenateSecond Reading
  5/9/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 14, 2019
  5/21/2019SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
  5/21/2019HousePassed Both Houses
  6/19/2019HouseSent to the Governor
  7/26/2019HouseGovernor Approved
  7/26/2019HouseEffective Date July 26, 2019
  7/26/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0127

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