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 Bill Status of HB3889  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  UNEMP INS FRAUD 125% PENALTY

House Sponsors
Rep. Brandon W. Phelps

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 405/901.1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unemployment Insurance Act. Provides that the additional penalty for fraudulently obtaining benefits is 125% (instead of 15%) of the amount fraudulently obtained. Provides that the amounts collected shall be paid into the State's account in the Unemployment Trust Fund (instead of shall be treated in the same manner as benefits recovered from an individual). Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/10/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  2/10/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/1/2017HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
  3/14/2017HouseTo Unemployment Insurance Subcommittee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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