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 Bill Status of HB4477  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  VOLUNTEER EMERGENCY WORKER

House Sponsors
Rep. John Cavaletto

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/27/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
50 ILCS 748/3


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Volunteer Emergency Worker Job Protection Act. Provides that "volunteer emergency worker" means a person who serves as a member of a fire department of a fire protection district, municipality, or other unit of government on other than a full-time career basis and who meets the requirements for volunteer status under the Code of Federal Regulations and Opinion Letters from the United States Department of Labor. Provides that "volunteer emergency worker" also means, including, but not limited to, a person who serves on a volunteer basis and is licensed under the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act as an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)(First Responder), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Emergency Medical Technician-Intermediate (EMT-I), Advanced Emergency Medical Responder (A-EMT), or Paramedic (EMT-P), or a volunteer ambulance driver or attendant, and the person does not work in one of these capacities for another fire department, fire protection district, or governmental entity on a full-time career basis. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John Cavaletto
  2/2/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/2/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2018HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
  4/10/2018HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 029-000-000
  4/11/2018HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2018HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2018HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/27/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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