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 Bill Status of HB5229  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Will Guzzardi - Katie Stuart - Carol Ammons, Robyn Gabel and Sam Yingling

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 80/5
820 ILCS 80/30
820 ILCS 80/60
820 ILCS 80/85

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Secure Choice Savings Program Act. Provides that the Act applies to employers with at least one employee, rather than fewer than 25 employees. Provides for automatic increases in contributions. Makes changes regarding penalties for employers who fail, without reasonable cause, to enroll an employee in the Program. Provides that, for purposes of the penalties, the Department of Revenue shall determine total employee count for employers using the annual average from employer-reported quarterly data. Provides that the Department may provide notice regarding penalties in an electronic format to be determined by the Department. Provides that penalty provisions shall become operative by January 1, 2021, rather than 9 months after the Illinois Secure Choice Savings Board notifies the Director of Revenue that the Program has been implemented.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2020HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Will Guzzardi
  2/18/2020HouseFirst Reading
  2/18/2020HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/20/2020HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  2/26/2020HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/3/2020HouseAssigned to Personnel & Pensions Committee
  3/4/2020HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  3/11/2020HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  6/23/2020HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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