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 Bill Status of HJRCA0034  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  CON AMEND-WORKERS' RIGHTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr. - Emanuel Chris Welch - Frances Ann Hurley - Lance Yednock

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/20/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
 
ILCON Art. I, Sec. 25 new 


Synopsis As Introduced
Proposes to amend the Bill of Rights Article of the Illinois Constitution. Provides that employees shall have the fundamental right to organize and to bargain collectively through representatives of their own choosing for the purpose of negotiating wages, hours, and working conditions, and to protect their economic welfare and safety at work. Provides that no law shall be passed that interferes with, negates, or diminishes the right of employees to organize and bargain collectively over their wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment and work place safety, including any law or ordinance that prohibits the execution or application of agreements between employers and labor organizations that represent employees requiring membership in an organization as a condition of employment. Provides that these provisions are controlling over home rule powers. Effective upon being declared adopted.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  5/3/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  5/3/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  5/4/2021HouseRead in Full a First Time
  5/4/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/11/2021HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
  5/19/2021HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 021-003-001
  5/20/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/24/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
  5/24/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lance Yednock

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