Synopsis As Introduced Designates Illinois Route 24, beginning at the intersection of South Adams Street and Illinois Route 24 in Bartonville and ending at the intersection of Griswold Street and Route 24 in Peoria, as the "Jim Thome Highway".
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Replaces everything after the heading. Creates the Task Force on Civil Law Practice and Procedure to examine the number of lawsuits filed in Illinois, specifically from out-of-state parties; proper venue; liability of parties; the calculation of medical expenses; the effects of the Illinois civil justice system on the economic growth of the State. Creates the Task Force on Collective Bargaining Rights and Taxpayer Protection to examine the effects that local collective bargaining has on property taxes; study the likely effects of limiting the collective bargaining rights of local government employees; and examine local tax policies, including but not limited to tax credits and exemptions.