State of Illinois
2007 and 2008


Introduced 2/26/2007, by Rep. Michael J. Madigan - Barbara Flynn Currie - Harry Osterman


820 ILCS 405/212   from Ch. 48, par. 322

    Amends the Unemployment Insurance Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning independent contractors.

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1     AN ACT concerning employment.
2     Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3 represented in the General Assembly:
4     Section 5. The Unemployment Insurance Act is amended by
5 changing Section 212 as follows:
6     (820 ILCS 405/212)  (from Ch. 48, par. 322)
7     Sec. 212. Service performed by an individual for an
8 employing unit, whether or not such individual employs others
9 in connection with the the performance of such services, shall
10 be deemed to be employment unless and until it is proven in any
11 proceeding where such issue is involved that--
12     A. Such individual has been and will continue to be free
13 from control or direction over the performance of such
14 services, both under his contract of service and in fact; and
15     B. Such service is either outside the usual course of the
16 business for which such service is performed or that such
17 service is performed outside of all the places of business of
18 the enterprise for which such service is performed; and
19     C. Such individual is engaged in an independently
20 established trade, occupation, profession, or business.
21 (Source: Laws 1951, p. 32.)