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Full Text of SB0645  102nd General Assembly


Rep. Jay Hoffman

Filed: 3/9/2022





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 645 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Employee Sick Leave Act is amended by
5changing Section 21 as follows:
6    (820 ILCS 191/21)
7    Sec. 21. Employments exempted from coverage.
8    (a) This Act does not apply to an employer or employee as
9defined in either the federal Railroad Unemployment Insurance
10Act (45 U.S.C. 351 et seq.) or the Federal Employers'
11Liability Act, United States Code, Title 45, Sections 51
12through 60, or other comparable federal law.
13    (b) Nothing in this Act shall be construed to invalidate,
14diminish, or otherwise interfere with any collective
15bargaining agreement nor shall it be construed to invalidate,
16diminish, or otherwise interfere with any party's power to



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1collectively bargain such an agreement. The rights afforded
2under this Act serve as the minimum standard in a negotiated
3collective bargaining agreement.
4    (c) This Act does not apply to any other employment
5expressly exempted under rules adopted by the Department as
6necessary to implement this Act in accordance with applicable
7State and federal law.
8(Source: P.A. 102-678, eff. 12-10-21.)".