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 Bill Status of HB5769  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. André Thapedi - Curtis J. Tarver, II - Kambium Buckner - Thaddeus Jones - Lamont J. Robinson, Jr. and Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Personal Protective Equipment Responsibility Act. Requires an employer designated as an essential employer under a disaster proclamation issued pursuant to the Illinois Emergency Management Act or an executive order issued pursuant to the disaster proclamation to provide personal protective equipment to independent contractors and to all employees during the duration of the disaster proclamation or executive order. Defines terms. Authorizes the recovery of damages, including punitive damages, and attorney's fees. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  5/5/2020HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. André Thapedi
  5/5/2020HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Curtis J. Tarver, II
  5/5/2020HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  5/5/2020HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
  5/5/2020HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr.
  5/18/2020HouseFirst Reading
  5/18/2020HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/22/2020HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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