Secretary of State ID Cards-Under 18 (HB 808) – Reduces the fee for original, renewal, and duplicated Illinois ID cards for individuals under 18 from $10 to $5.
English and Literacy Pamphlets (HB 1557) – Requires the Secretary of State to provide a pamphlet or post information informing customers of the availability of literacy and English as a second language classes
State Board-Agencies Sustained Investments (HB 2460) – Allows state agencies and boards to adopt sustainable investment policies.
Teachers Retirement System (HB 2700) – Requires Central Management Services to identify a situation where a Teacher’s Retirement System recipient overpaid for health insurance and refund the overpaid amount as soon as practicable.
Public Construction Bonds (HB 2722) – Provides that contractors with state contracts greater than $50,000 shall deliver a surety bond and file it with the State to ensure the completion of the contract and all related material and subcontractor costs.
Village of Cultures (HB 3014) – Requires the Department of Agriculture to rename the Ethnic Village exhibit at the Illinois State Fair to the Village of Cultures.
New Members-State Retirement Systems (HB 3082) – Requires Central Management Services to automatically enroll new members of State Retirement Systems into the deferred compensation plan and deduct 3% of gross compensation each pay period.
Asian American Family Commission (HB 3217) – Creates the Asian American Family Commission.
Second FY 2020 BIMP (SB 119) – Makes changes and additions to the Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Implementation legislation.
MWRD-Bonds (SB 205) – Extends the sunset date for bonding authority without referendum for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District to December 31, 2034.
Open Operating Standards Act (SB 725) – Repeals the sunset date on the Open Operating Standards Act, which established a single data portal (data.illinois.gov) for all agencies to use to publish information for public review.
Native American Advisory Council (SB 727) – Creates the Native American Advisory Council that will be compiled by members of various state agencies. The goal for the council is to increase the number of Native American employees and Native Americans in managerial positions at state agencies.
ANCRA-Criminal Investigations (SB 1239) – Requires the DCFS to immediately refer reports when it has received reports alleging the abuse or neglect of a child by a person who is not the child’s parent.
Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act (SB 1264) – Updates the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act so that it does not apply to any annuity, pension, or benefit funds held in a fiduciary capacity by or on behalf of a retirement system.
Video Gaming Fee (SB 1558) – Allows Rockford to impose a $250 per year fee on video gaming terminals.
Notary Public Remittance Agent (SB 2037) – Establishes requirements for notary public remittance agents. The expanded requirements include being free of any administrative, civil or criminal complaints; a $20,000 surety bond; and compliance with the Secretary of State notary application requirements.
Procurement-Leases, Renewals (SB 2153) – Changes the amount of time that an option to renew a lease must be published to the appropriate procurement bulletin from 60 calendar days to 30 calendar days.
Source: Illinois State Democrats