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 Bill Status of HB3761  102nd General Assembly

Short Description:  JOB PRESERVATION ACT

House Sponsors
Rep. Mark L. Walker and Eddie Washington

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
30 ILCS 500/30-45
30 ILCS 805/8.33 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Job Preservation Act of 2009. Provides that companies that lose 100 or more employees due to outsourcing of jobs are ineligible to receive procurement contracts with the State, units of local government, or school districts and to receive government grants, loans, tax incentives, or other economic incentives. Requires certain companies that lose 100 or more employees to notify the Department of Labor about the loss. Requires the Department to send a survey to companies that report the loss of 100 or more employees in order to determine the number of employees lost because of outsourcing jobs outside of the United States. Requires the Department to provide written notice to the Governor, the General Assembly, State agencies, units of local government, and school districts. Preempts home rule powers. Exempts from the reimbursement requirements of the State Mandates Act. Effective July 1, 2009.

DateChamber Action
  2/25/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mark L. Walker
  2/25/2009HouseFirst Reading
  2/25/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/3/2009HouseAssigned to Labor Committee
  3/13/2009HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/26/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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