Bill Status of HB2496  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  PEN CD-SERS-DISABILITY

House Sponsors
Rep. Robert Martwick and Cynthia Soto

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Omar Aquino)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  9/1/2017HouseTotal Veto Stands - No Positive Action Taken

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
40 ILCS 5/14-103.41 new
40 ILCS 5/14-123from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 14-123
40 ILCS 5/14-123.1from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 14-123.1
40 ILCS 5/14-124from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 14-124
40 ILCS 5/14-124.5 new
40 ILCS 5/14-125from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 14-125
40 ILCS 5/14-127from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 14-127

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Employee Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Allows licensed health care professionals (rather than just physicians) to make certain disability determinations. Defines "licensed health care professional". Requires a licensed health care professional to submit his or her registration number on all reports submitted to the System. Eliminates the 12-month application deadline for certain disability benefits. Makes changes to provisions concerning when a nonoccupational disability benefit begins to accrue. Also makes changes relating to Social Security full retirement age and to hearings under certain provisions of the Workers' Compensation Act and the Workers' Occupational Diseases Act. Makes a technical change. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/7/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robert Martwick
  2/8/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/8/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Personnel & Pensions Committee
  3/9/2017HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Personnel & Pensions Committee; 009-005-000
  3/9/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/29/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 081-031-000
  3/29/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  3/29/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  3/29/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 30, 2017
  3/29/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
  3/30/2017SenateFirst Reading
  3/30/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/25/2017SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities and Pensions
  5/4/2017SenateDo Pass Licensed Activities and Pensions; 010-000-000
  5/4/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 5, 2017
  5/12/2017SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2017
  5/19/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 048-000-000
  5/19/2017HousePassed Both Houses
  6/16/2017HouseSent to the Governor
  8/11/2017HouseGovernor Vetoed
  8/16/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Total Veto
  9/1/2017HouseTotal Veto Stands - No Positive Action Taken