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 Bill Status of HB5654  98th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. William Davis - Elgie R. Sims, Jr. and La Shawn K. Ford

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
525 ILCS 50/2from Ch. 48, par. 2552
525 ILCS 50/4from Ch. 48, par. 2554
525 ILCS 50/6from Ch. 48, par. 2556
525 ILCS 50/8.5 new
525 ILCS 50/9

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Veteran, Youth, and Young Adult Conservation Jobs Act. Creates the Illinois Young Adult Recreation Corps for the purpose of making grants to local sponsors to provide wages to young adults operating and instructing in conservation or recreational programs. Provides that local sponsors who can provide necessary facilities, materials, and management for summer conservation or recreational activities within the community may apply to the Department of Natural Resources for a grant under the Act for the purpose of hiring managing supervisors and eligible young adults for conservation or recreational programs. Provides that the Illinois Young Adult Recreation Corps shall be limited to citizens of this State who, at the time of enrollment, are unemployed, are 18 through 25 years of age, and who have skills that can be used in the summer conservation or recreational program. Provides that the Department shall adopt reasonable rules pertaining to the administration of the Illinois Young Adult Recreation Corps. Extends the maximum period of employment with the Illinois Veteran Recreation Corps from 6 months to 12 months. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. William Davis
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/21/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  2/24/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  3/13/2014HouseAssigned to Appropriations-General Services Committee
  3/28/2014HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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