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 Bill Status of HB3455  99th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Charles Meier

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 430/99-15 new
305 ILCS 5/11-32 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act. Requires random substance abuse testing for every employee, appointee, and officer in the State. Requires the Department of Central Management Services to develop and implement this testing by rule, including disciplinary measures and compliance. Provides that if an elected official tests positive for substance abuse, he or she shall have his or her compensation withheld until such time as he or she is re-tested and tests negative for substance abuse. Requires the Department of Central Management Services to submit an annual report on the testing program that includes: (1) the number of individuals tested, the substances tested for, and the results of testing;(2) the costs of the testing; and (3) discipline, if any, that had been imposed. Adds corresponding provisions in the Illinois Public Aid Code that apply to recipients of financial aid under the Code. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/26/2015HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Charles Meier
  2/26/2015HouseFirst Reading
  2/26/2015HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/10/2015HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/18/2015HouseTo Sentencing, Penalties, and Criminal Procedure Subcommittee
  3/19/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Charles Meier
  3/19/2015HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/27/2015HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

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