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 Bill Status of HB3237  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Brandon W. Phelps - Patrick J. Verschoore - Daniel V. Beiser - Linda Chapa LaVia - Thomas Holbrook, Ann Williams, William Cunningham, Elizabeth Hernandez, William Davis, John D'Amico, Harry Osterman, Robert Rita, Marlow H. Colvin, Lou Lang, John E. Bradley, Luis Arroyo, Jack McGuire, Kelly Burke, Al Riley, Robyn Gabel, Monique D. Davis, Barbara Flynn Currie, Kenneth Dunkin and Camille Y. Lilly

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. David Koehler - William R. Haine - Michael Noland - Linda Holmes - Jacqueline Y. Collins, Gary Forby and Donne E. Trotter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/25/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0571

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 130/5from Ch. 48, par. 39s-5
820 ILCS 130/6from Ch. 48, par. 39s-6
820 ILCS 130/11afrom Ch. 48, par. 39s-11a

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Prevailing Wage Act. Provides that contractors and subcontractors participating in public works shall keep records for at least three years from the date of the last payment on a contract or subcontract. Also provides that such contractors and subcontractors shall file a certified payroll for each month signed by the contractor or subcontractor or an officer, employee, or agent of the contractor or subcontractor and stating that he or she has examined the certified payroll records. Provides that when these specified individuals willfully fail to file or willfully file a false certified payroll, false as to a material fact, they are guilty of a Class 4 felony. Provides that a contractor or subcontractor shall make records available for inspection and copying, upon 3 business days' notice (instead of 7), to federal, State or local law enforcement agencies and prosecutors in addition to the public body in charge of the public works project and the Director of Labor and his deputies and agents. Provides that any contractor or subcontractor and any officer, employee or agent thereof who willfully fails to create, keep, maintain or produce a record or document required by the Prevailing Wage Act is guilty of a Class 4 felony. Provides that a contractor or subcontractor convicted under specific provisions of the Act shall be subject to an automatic and immediate debarment, thereafter prohibited from participating in any public works project for 4 years, with no right to a hearing. Effective January 1, 2012.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that a certified payroll must be filed for only those calendar months during which construction on a public works project has occurred. Changes several criminal penalties within the Prevailing Wage Act from Class 4 felonies, as previously proposed, to Class A misdemeanors. Restores prior language concerning notice for inspection. Provides that a contractor or subcontractor may be subject to debarment due to guilty verdict in addition to a conviction under specific sections of the Prevailing Wage Act.

DateChamber Action
  2/24/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  2/24/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/24/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/28/2011HouseAssigned to Labor Committee
  3/1/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore
  3/1/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
  3/1/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/1/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook
  3/2/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann Williams
  3/3/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Cunningham
  3/8/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  3/8/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  3/8/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John D'Amico
  3/8/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Osterman
  3/8/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
  3/9/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marlow H. Colvin
  3/9/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  3/9/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  3/9/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  3/9/2011HouseDo Pass / Standard Debate Labor Committee; 011-008-000
  3/10/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/15/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack McGuire
  3/29/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly Burke
  3/30/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  3/31/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  4/1/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monique D. Davis
  4/1/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  4/13/2011HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
  4/13/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  4/14/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  4/14/2011HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 067-049-000
  4/14/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  4/14/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 15, 2011
  4/14/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  4/14/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
  4/15/2011SenateFirst Reading
  4/15/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/21/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  4/25/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Labor
  5/4/2011SenatePostponed - Labor
  5/11/2011SenateDo Pass Labor; 009-000-000
  5/11/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 12, 2011
  5/12/2011SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 13, 2011
  5/18/2011SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. David Koehler
  5/18/2011SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/19/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland
  5/23/2011SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-8(b-1) - Referred to Labor
  5/23/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
  5/24/2011SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Labor; 007-000-000
  5/25/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/25/2011SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/25/2011SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Koehler
  5/25/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/25/2011SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  5/25/2011SenateThird Reading - Passed; 036-019-000
  5/26/2011HouseArrived in House
  5/26/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/26/2011HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  5/26/2011HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/29/2011HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  5/31/2011HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 074-042-000
  5/31/2011HousePassed Both Houses
  6/29/2011HouseSent to the Governor
  8/25/2011HouseGovernor Approved
  8/25/2011HouseEffective Date January 1, 2012
  8/25/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0571

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