102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/22/2021, by Rep. Dan Ugaste
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Workers' Compensation Act. Provides that no compensation
shall be awarded to a claimant for death or disability arising out of an
exposure to COVID-19 if the employee has refused a vaccination. Effective
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning employment.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Workers' Compensation Act is amended by
adding Section 7.5 as follows:
(820 ILCS 305/7.5 new)
COVID-19; no vaccine; no compensation.
compensation shall be payable for a death or disability
arising out of an employee's exposure to COVID-19 if the
employee has refused to take a COVID-19 vaccination.
This Act takes effect upon