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 Bill Status of HB2470  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Kelly M. Burke - Frances Ann Hurley

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Bill Cunningham)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/16/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0387

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
40 ILCS 5/5-228from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 5-228
30 ILCS 805/8.43 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Chicago Police Article of the Illinois Pension Code. Provides that if any policeman whose application for either a duty disability benefit or an occupational disease disability benefit has been denied by the Retirement Board brings an action for administrative review challenging the denial of disability benefits and the policeman prevails in the action in administrative review, then the prevailing policeman shall be entitled to recover from the Fund court costs and litigation expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, as part of the costs of the action.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Adds reference to:
40 ILCS 5/5-227from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 5-227

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the engrossed bill with the following changes. Further amends the Chicago Police Article of the Illinois Pension Code. In provisions concerning felony forfeiture, provides that a person who intentionally and unjustifiably causes delay in proceedings in which the person is ultimately convicted of a felony relating to or arising out of or in connection with his service as a policeman shall not be entitled to any benefits under the Article on and after the filing date of the related indictment or charges, that any refund shall be calculated based on that person's contributions to the Fund, less the amount of any annuity benefit previously received by the person or his or her beneficiaries, and that the changes apply to all persons whose felony conviction was entered on or after January 1, 2019. Adds an immediate effective date.

DateChamber Action
  2/13/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Burke
  2/13/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/13/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2019HouseAssigned to Personnel & Pensions Committee
  3/7/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Personnel & Pensions Committee; 006-004-000
  3/7/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/26/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/26/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/4/2019HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 066-043-001
  4/4/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
  4/4/2019SenateArrive in Senate
  4/4/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/4/2019SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
  4/4/2019SenateFirst Reading
  4/4/2019SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/24/2019SenateAssigned to State Government
  5/1/2019SenatePostponed - State Government
  5/9/2019SenatePostponed - State Government
  5/10/2019SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 17, 2019
  5/15/2019SenateDo Pass State Government; 007-002-000
  5/15/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 16, 2019
  5/16/2019SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Bill Cunningham
  5/16/2019SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/21/2019SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to State Government
  5/21/2019SenateSecond Reading
  5/21/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 22, 2019
  5/23/2019SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt State Government; 006-002-000
  5/23/2019SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/23/2019SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Cunningham
  5/23/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/23/2019SenateThird Reading - Passed; 050-008-000
  5/23/2019HouseArrived in House
  5/23/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/24/2019HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Kelly M. Burke
  5/24/2019HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/26/2019HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Rules Referred to Personnel & Pensions Committee
  5/27/2019HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Personnel & Pensions Committee; 007-000-000
  5/29/2019HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 094-018-000
  5/29/2019HouseHouse Concurs
  5/29/2019HousePassed Both Houses
  6/27/2019HouseSent to the Governor
  8/16/2019HouseGovernor Approved
  8/16/2019HouseEffective Date August 16, 2019
  8/16/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0387

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